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Common Curry Ingredient Could Help The Brain Battle The Affects Of Alzheimer’s
2014-09-27 08:20:21

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Eating spicy Indian food could help boost the brain’s ability to heal itself, according to new research published in Friday’s edition of the journal Stem Cell Research and Therapy. According to Damian Gayle of The Daily Mail, aromatic turmerone, a compound found in the popular curry spice turmeric, could encourage the growth of nerve cells believed to help repair the brains of those suffering from neurodegenerative conditions...

Alzheimers
2014-09-26 03:00:06

John Riehl, University of Iowa UI study offers good news for caregivers, health care workers A new University of Iowa study further supports an inescapable message: caregivers have a profound influence—good or bad—on the emotional state of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease. Patients may not remember a recent visit by a loved one or having been neglected by staff at a nursing home, but those actions can have a lasting impact on how they feel. The findings of this study are...

2014-09-26 08:25:19

DUBLIN, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Alzheimer's Disease Drug Pipeline, Diagnostics and Biomarkers: New Developments, Growth Areas and Opportunities" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report is a comprehensive analysis and market study of the drug development pipeline relating to Alzheimer's Disease, which has been analysed alongside commercially available or developmental...

2014-09-25 16:26:01

BOSTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GliaCure, a privately-held biotechnology company focused on the development of novel therapies for neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders based on glial targets, announced today that has initiated dosing of healthy volunteers in a first-in-human Phase 1a clinical trial of its lead product candidate, GC021109, a novel compound developed as a disease-modifying treatment for Alzheimer's disease. In pre-clinical animal studies GC021109 has...

2014-09-25 08:28:06

PHOENIX, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroEM Therapeutics, Inc., a Phoenix-based medical device R&D company, announced today that it has begun a study with a premiere research university to test its Transcranial Electromagnetic Treatment (TEMT) in aged primates. "All attempts to treat Alzheimer's through drugs have thus far been very disappointing, so our medical device represents a new therapeutic direction," said Dr. Gary Arendash, President and CEO of NeuroEM Therapeutics....

2014-09-24 16:26:03

Experts Set Forth Steps to Implement State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Aging today held its first stakeholder gathering following Governor Corbett's acceptance of the Pennsylvania State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders (ADRD) earlier this year. More than 150 individuals joined the department to discuss strategies for the plan's implementation in the ADRD Forum. "The...

2014-09-23 23:10:07

ResidentGuard LS 2400 Provides Reliable Protection and Individual Resident ID Without a Software Interface Franklin, WI (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Accutech Security announces the release of its new ResidentGuard LS 2400 wander management system to its line of perimeter-based, RFID-enabled products to ensure the safety and security of residents in hospital and senior living settings. With the introduction of the LS 2400 wander management system, Accutech Security offers resident ID and...

2014-09-22 12:31:44

5.2 million in U.S. Live with Alzheimer's, One in Every Eight Baby-Boomers Will Develop the Disease NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nashville, Tenn., which has received national recognition as an unparalleled center of the United State's healthcare industry, is home to yet another innovative and one-of-a-kind healthcare initiative. Dr. David Satcher, 16th Surgeon General of the United States and former Nashvillian, will speak Tuesday, September 23 at 10:15 a.m. at...

2014-09-22 08:29:30

ABERDEEN, Scotland and SINGAPORE, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TauRx Therapeutics Ltd has achieved its target enrolment of 700 subjects with mild Alzheimer's disease into the second of its two Phase III clinical trials of LMTX(TM), a tau aggregation inhibitor, for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. This multi-centre, placebo-controlled clinical trial (Protocol TRx-237-005) is aimed at assessing the efficacy of LMTX(TM) in people diagnosed with mild Alzheimer's disease. The study...

2014-09-18 08:29:48

- Dr. Altstiel brings over 30 years of expertise in neurodegenerative diseases - NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurotrope, Inc. (OTCQB: NTRP) today announced the appointment of Larry D. Altstiel, M.D., Ph.D. to the Company's Board of Directors, effective September 12, 2014. The appointment of Dr. Altstiel fills a vacancy on the Board of seven members. Dr. Altstiel will also become Chairman of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and a member of the Audit...


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