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Alzheimer's disease: Anavex presents positive results for both ANAVEX 2-73 and ANAVEX 3-71
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2015.03.26]
Anavex Life Sciences Corp., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates to treat Alzheimer's and other central nervous system (CNS) diseases, pain and various types of...

Biogen Idec presents positive data for investigational Alzheimer's disease treatment aducanumab (BIIB037)
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2015.03.24]
Biogen Idec has announced data from a pre-specified interim analysis of PRIME, the Phase 1b study of aducanumab (BIIB037), in which aducanumab demonstrated an acceptable safety profile and positive...

Only 45% of people with Alzheimer's disease are given their diagnosis
Source: Primary Care / General Practice News From Medical News Today [2015.03.24]
The Alzheimer’s Association find that disclosure rates for the disease are “disturbingly low,” with less than half of patients reporting that they were told the diagnosis.

Alzheimer's Disease - Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet Advance Medical Directives Specialty [2015.03.23]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease - Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 2/2/2012 5:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/23/2015 4:01:03 PM

A speech-based system for the early detection of Alzheimer's disease
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2015.03.20]
The ELEKIN research group of the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country is working to develop various non-invasive methodologies for the early detection of Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's Disease
Source: MedicineNet Advance Medical Directives Specialty [2015.03.20]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/26/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/20/2015 12:00:00 AM

Boosting a natural protection against Alzheimer's disease
Source: Stem Cell Research News From Medical News Today [2015.03.17]
Combining investigational therapy with gene variant may reduce dangers from debilitating brain plaquesResearchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a...

Drug restores brain function and memory in early Alzheimer's disease
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.03.13]
A novel therapeutic approach for an existing drug reverses a condition in elderly patients who are at high risk for dementia due to Alzheimer's disease, researchers at Johns Hopkins University found.

Experts criticise 'inaccurate' view that B Vitamins have no role in Alzheimer's disease prevention
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2015.02.23]
Patients in the very early stages of dementia could miss out on a potentially effective treatment after misleading research was published last year, say medical experts.

FDA Approves Combo Pill for Alzheimer's Disease
Source: MedicineNet donepezil Specialty [2014.12.29]
Title: FDA Approves Combo Pill for Alzheimer's Disease
Category: Health News
Created: 12/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/29/2014 12:00:00 AM

Laying siege to beta-amyloid, the key protein in Alzheimer's disease
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.10.06]
The peptide - a small protein - beta-amyloid is strongly associated with Alzheimer's disease; however, researchers are still looking for unequivocal proof that this peptide is the causal agent of the...

Alzheimer's Disease Patient Caregiver Guide
Source: MedicineNet galantamine Specialty [2014.03.26]
Title: Alzheimer's Disease Patient Caregiver Guide
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/26/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/26/2014 12:00:00 AM

ARICEPT (Donepezil) effective for severe Alzheimer's disease
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Neurology
Donepezil reverses some aspects of cognitive deterioration seen in severe Alzheimer's disease.

'Normal' Memory Loss Worse in Men Than Women
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2015.03.26]
A new study also finds that APOE epsilon 4 gene, which is a risk factor for Alzheimer's disease, is not predictive of normal memory and brain loss in middle or older age.
Medscape Medical News

Study validates first 'gold standard' technique for identifying early signs of Alzheimer's
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2015.03.26]
The first 'gold standard' technique for measuring brain tissue loss - an early sign of Alzheimer's disease - has been validated in a new study led by UCLA researchers.

Finally, a Big Win for a Monoclonal in Alzheimer's
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2015.03.23]
Monoclonal antibodies may yet be an answer for treating Alzheimer's disease, results of an early but very encouraging study have shown. Aducanumab lowered amyloid burden and slowed cognitive decline.
Medscape Medical News

Transcriptomics identifies genes & signaling pathways that may regulate Neurodegeneration
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2015.02.16]
Massive elimination of neurons is a critical aspect of normal nervous system development but also represents a defining feature of neurodegenerative pathologies, such as Alzheimer's disease...

Huntington's disease research advances with 'disease in a dish'
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.09.09]
Creating induced pluripotent stem cells or iPS cells allows researchers to establish "disease in a dish" models of conditions ranging from Alzheimer's disease to diabetes.

Human neurodegenerative diseases may be impacted by discovery of a new cellular garbage control pathway
Source: Huntingtons Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.22]
Several human neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and Huntington's disease but also ageing, are linked to an accumulation of abnormal and aggregated...

Research offers new insight into protein misfolding in neurodegenerative disorders
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.02.18]
Research by the University of Southampton has provided new insight into the consequence of accumulated 'misfolded proteins' in neurodegenerative disorders, such as Prion and Alzheimer's disease.

New insight into the consequences of protein misfolding in neurodegenerative disorders
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.02.17]
Research by the University of Southampton has provided new insight into the consequence of accumulated 'misfolded proteins' in neurodegenerative disorders, such as Prion and Alzheimer's disease.

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