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New blood test shows great promise in the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s...

A new blood test demonstrated remarkable promise in discriminating between persons with and without Alzheimer's disease and in persons at known genetic risk may...

Repetitive negative thinking linked to dementia risk

Persistently engaging in negative thinking patterns may raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease, finds a new UCL-led study.In the study of people aged over...

Resolving inflammation: Could it prevent memory loss in Down syndrome and...

Individuals with Down syndrome are at a much greater risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, with inflammation of the brain starting early in life...

Proteu00edna NCAM2

he molecule NCAM2, a glycoprotein from the superfamily of immunoglobulins, is a vital factor in the formation of the cerebral cortex, neuronal...

Protective brain-cell housekeeping mechanism may also regulate sleep

An important biological mechanism that is thought to protect brain cells from neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's may also be involved in...

Surgery with anesthesia not linked to indicator of Alzheimer’s, Mayo study...

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Older adults who have surgery with general anesthesia may experience a modest acceleration of cognitive decline, even years later. But there's...

To protect your brain, don’t be (too) kind!

Alzheimer's disease, the main cause of dementia in the elderly, is a neurodegenerative disease caused by the irreversible destruction of neuronal networks in certain...

Gold nanoparticles uncover amyloid fibrils

One of the characteristics of Alzheimer's disease is the presence of knot-like structures between brain cells. These are called "amyloid fibrils" and are formed...

Shimmer and ClearSky announce partnership to improve analysis of wearable sensor...

CAMBRIDGE, MA and YORK, ENGLAND - June 19, 2019 - Shimmer Research, a global leader in wearable technology for research applications, and...

Atrial fibrillation linked to increased risk of dementia, even in stroke-free...

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is linked to an increased risk of dementia, even in people who have not suffered a stroke, according to...