cerebrosterol

cer·e·bro·ste·rol

(ser'ē-brō-stēr'ol),
A hydroxylated cholesterol found in the brain and spinal cord.

cerebrosterol

A brain-derived sterol (technically: 24S-hydroxycholesterol) that is found in excessive concentrations in the bloodstream of persons with Alzheimer’s disease.
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SAGE-718 may also have potential in the treatment of CNS disorders associated with a high prevalence of anti-NMDA antibodies or reduced levels of plasma cerebrosterol.
The effects of NMDA PAMs on cerebrosterol deficit preclinical models were presented at the 2016 annual meetings of the Society of Biological Psychiatry and the Society for Neuroscience.
Positive modulation of NMDA receptors may have potential in the treatment of conditions associated with NMDA hypofunction and disorders associated with a high prevalence of anti-NMDA antibodies, such as anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis, as well as in disorders associated with reductions in plasma cerebrosterol, such as Huntington's disease and Alzheimer's disease.