Kazakh scientists are developing drugs against Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases, Adyrna reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Education and Science.
Scientists from Korkyt Ata Kyzylorda University won a grant from the European Union. Together with scientists from Portugal, the Netherlands, Denmark, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine, they joined the development team.
Camel thorns growing in the southern regions of Kazakhstan are used for the preparation of the drug.
Domestic researchers have obtained biologically active substances from plants that are effective in the treatment of primary forms of atherosclerosis.