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In a development that sheds new light on the pathology of Alzheimer's disease (AD), a team of Whitehead Institute scientists has identified connections between genetic risk factors for the disease and the effects of a peptide toxic to nerve cells in the brains of AD patients.
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A protein linked to Alzheimer's disease kills nerve cells that detect odors.
An accomplice to the protein that causes plaque buildup in Alzheimer's disease is the focus of a potential new treatment.
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a devastating neurodegenerative disorder that causes progressive cognitive impairment and memory loss.
Alzheimer disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia among older people.
Researchers have found that a protein variation linked by some genetic studies to Alzheimer's disease is consistently present in the brains of people with Alzheimer's.
A new iPhone App called Itâ€™s Done! is helping brain injury survivors remember whether they turned off the stove, locked the door, or took their medication.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.