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2014-01-06 04:21:53

Clinical research centers added to allow more patients to access a tau-based investigational treatment for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease ABERDEEN, Scotland, Jan.

2009-09-30 10:55:31

Laboratory study shows drug targets chaperone Hsp70 to reduce Alzheimer's protein.

2008-08-22 03:00:44

By Donovan, Paul Dementia "Hi, mate, how are you?" is a greeting that has come to haunt me. It came from my dad on a recent visit to the care home where he lives, offering a glimpse of what he used to be like. Dad suffers with dementia.

2008-08-04 15:00:16

SCOTS scientists have developed a drug they say can halt the devastating progress of Alzheimer's disease. It could prove at least twice as effective in treating the disease as current medicines. The drug, known as rember, slows progression of the disease by as much as 81per cent.

2008-08-02 00:00:06

By DOMINIC JEFF Herald Reporter Alzheimer's support workers in Plymouth have cautiously welcomed news of a new drug which may halt the progression of the disease.

2008-07-31 12:00:15

By CHRIS THORNTON A NEW drug hailed as a potential breakthrough in the fight against Alzheimer's is still years away from being available in Northern Ireland, an MP whose husband suffers from the disease has warned.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.