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Study: Tau reduction effects on inhibitory, excitatory neurons differ

2021-10-21

Researchers from the Gladstone Institutes have discovered that reducing protein tau levels may have different effects on inhibitory and excitatory neurons, according to a study published in Cell Reports. The effects help reduce the excitation-inhibition ratio in brain networks, potentially preventing diseases that lead to abnormal activity.

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