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2013-05-07 16:18:57

Scientists’ picture of how a gene strongly linked to Alzheimer’s disease harms the brain may have to be revised, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found.

2013-04-18 12:15:11

Close family members of people with Alzheimer's disease are more than twice as likely as those without a family history to develop silent buildup of brain plaques associated with Alzheimer's disease.

2013-04-10 14:38:04

A variation in the gene ABCA7 causes a twofold increase in the risk of late onset Alzheimer disease among African Americans.

2013-02-14 10:28:53

Healthy menopausal women carrying a well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease showed measurable signs of accelerated biological aging.

2012-12-02 05:01:39

innerQuest Psychiatry is a psychiatrist & psychologist group in Asheville, NC composed of Dr. Leonard Cruz, Dr. Steven Buser and Dr. Richard Smoot. In this article, Dr.

Gene Discovered That Triples Risk Of Alzheimer's Disease
2012-11-15 15:08:47

An international team of researchers recently discovered a gene that almost triples the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.

2012-10-16 10:55:00

A new study shows that having a high amount of beta amyloid or "plaques" in the brain associated with Alzheimer's disease may cause steeper memory decline in mentally healthy older people than does having the APOE ɛ4 allele, also associated with the disease.


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