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What does AChES stand for?

AChES stands for Acetylcholinesterase (synaptic form, biochemistry)

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Because new compounds exhibiting specific anti-acetylcholinesterase activity are being sought as possible drug candidates for the treatment of Alzheimer's and related neurodegenerative diseases, compounds 1-18 were examined for their inhibitory activities against acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase.
Anticholinergic medications taken in addition to an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor in patients with Alzheimer's disease may have deleterious effects on acetylcholinesterase inhibitor therapy, suggested Ching-ju Lu and Dr.
Estrogen replacement therapy appears to enhance the cognitive gains associated with the acetylcholinesterase inhibitor donepezil for some women with Alzheimer's disease, Dr.