About The Author

Stefanie Hagenow is a Ph.D. student at Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf in the Institute of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry. Her main areas of research are cell biology, neurodegenerative diseases. pharmacology, and toxicology.

From Magic Bullet To Magic Pump Gun: Multi-targeting Drugs For Neurodegenerative Diseases

Neurodegenerative diseases are characterized by complex and multifactorial mechanisms, which are not completely understood. In particular, the molecular causes of many neurodegenerative diseases have not been identified, but numerous factors contributing to progress of disease. Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease are the two most important representatives with high medical need for new medical entities. Despite identification