Latest Biochemistry of Alzheimer's disease Stories

2009-02-19 15:17:58

U.S. researchers have discovered a new route through which Alzheimer's disease may either trigger or maintain the destruction of brain cells.

2008-12-22 09:21:47

Researchers have found that two proteins which work in tandem in the brain's blood vessels present a double whammy in Alzheimer's disease.

2008-11-30 07:20:00

A Swedish researcher said on Friday that mice who were fed junk food for nine months showed signs of developing the abnormal brain tangles strongly associated with Alzheimer's disease.

2008-11-25 17:36:47

A commonly used anesthetic can produce changes associated with Alzheimer's disease in the brains of living mammals, U.S. researchers said.

2008-11-19 15:11:50

Red wine may be beneficial not only for cardiovascular health, but it may also help guard against Alzheimer's disease, U.S. researchers said. Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles, in collaboration with the Mt.

2008-11-16 12:00:00

A new finding suggests older adults with fewer fiber-like tangles of a protein linked with Alzheimer's stay sharper throughout life than those who age normally.

2008-11-13 18:00:24

Greater education may help buffer against amyloid plaques and other brain pathology linked to Alzheimer's disease, U.S. researchers said. Scientists at the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Washington University School of Medicine in St.

2008-11-12 18:00:21

U.S. researchers have developed an imaging agent that may aid in early Alzheimer's disease diagnosis.

2008-10-30 00:00:15

Neurological markers for Alzheimer's disease are exacerbated in brains of mice fed a diet rich in animal fat and poor in omega-3, Canadian researchers say.

2008-10-21 12:00:33

CLARKSBURG, Md., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- An independent team of scientists is leading Alzheimer's disease research in a new, promising direction.