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Alzheimer's disease works differently in patients with and without Down syndrome
Source: Genetics News From Medical News Today [2015.06.26]
Research at the UK Sanders-Brown Center on Aging 'will have important implications for the study of AD treatments in different patient populations'Researchers at the University of Kentucky's...

Atlas of older brains could help diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
Source: Pregnancy / Obstetrics News From Medical News Today [2015.06.25]
A digital map of the ageing brain could aid the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders in older people, a study suggests.

Specialized proteins may be detected in blood of people with Alzheimer's disease
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.06.10]
Specialized brain proteins that are involved in the removal of damaged nerve cell materials may be detected in the blood of people who were diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment or dementia due...

Imaging test may identify biomarker of Alzheimer's disease
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2015.05.27]
"Alzheimer's is a gray matter disease," said Federica Agosta, M.D., Ph.D., co-author of the study conducted at the Neuroimaging Research Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute in Milan, Italy.

Epilepsy drug could help treat Alzheimer's disease
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.05.11]
University of British Columbia researchers say a new epilepsy drug holds promise as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease.

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

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

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

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.

Blood Biomarkers for AD Detected Years Before Symptoms
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2015.06.26]
Abnormal levels of several proteins thought to play a role in Alzheimer's disease have been detected in blood samples from individuals taken many years before they developed symptoms of the condition.
Medscape Medical News

Preclinical AD May Manifest Early (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular [2015.06.25]
(MedPage Today) -- Study detects cognitive changes decades before Alzheimer's disease diagnosis

'Alzheimer's protein' plays role in maintaining eye health and muscle strength
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2015.06.10]
Amyloid precursor protein (APP), a key protein implicated in the development Alzheimer's disease, may play an important role in eye and muscle health.

Cloud-based neuroimaging analysis could aid Alzheimer's diagnosis
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2015.06.09]
Online image data processing could standardize state-of-the-art molecular imaging techniquesAlzheimer's disease remains a chronic, incurable neurodegenerative disease and a worldwide health...

Amyloid scan of the heart predicts major cardiac events
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2015.06.09]
Molecular imaging detects dangerous protein deposits that significantly increase cardiac riskAmyloid build-up is commonly talked about in relation to Alzheimer's disease, but amyloidosis can be...

Could organ transplant medication prevent Alzheimer's?
Source: Transplants / Organ Donations News From Medical News Today [2015.06.09]
Commonly used medication for organ transplant patients that also inhibits the enzyme calcineurin may be able to protect patients from Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.

No evidence that low-frequency magnetic fields accelerate development of Alzheimer's, ALS
Source: Muscular Dystrophy / ALS News From Medical News Today [2015.04.10]
Research study by the Mainz University Medical Center investigates the influence of low-frequency magnetic fields on neurodegenerative diseasesIn the case of animal model Alzheimer's disease...

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...

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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