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Alzheimer drawback for Elan

Alzheimer drawback for Elan | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and Elan will end the development of bapineuzumab. The antibody was thought to become a treatment for Alzheimer's disease with hundreds of millions in sale.

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Drinking Champagne Every Day Could Help Prevent Dementia And Alzheimer's

Drinking Champagne Every Day Could Help Prevent Dementia And Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

In what might be the best piece of medical news ever revealed, a new study from Reading University found that drinking three glasses of champagne every wee

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Researchers identify 'neurostatin' that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers identify 'neurostatin' that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Researchers have identified a drug that targets the first step in the toxic chain reaction leading to the death of brain cells, suggesting that treatments ...

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Mayo Clinic Study of Thousands of Brains Reveals Tau as Driver of Alzheimer’s Disease

Mayo Clinic Study of Thousands of Brains Reveals Tau as Driver of Alzheimer’s Disease | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — By examining more than 3,600 postmortem brains, researchers at Mayo Clinic’s campuses in Jacksonville, Florida…

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First brain region affected by Alzheimer's disease identified

First brain region affected by Alzheimer's disease identified | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Researchers found the part of the brain affected by Alzheimer's disease first, and think engaging in mentally challenging activities could help prevent it.

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Alzheimer's: Diabetes of the Brain?

Alzheimer's: Diabetes of the Brain? | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

By Dr. Suzanne DeLaMonteAlpert Medical School, Brown UniversityNeuropathologist, Rhode Island Hospital

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Alzheimer’s could be diagnosed with common blood test

Alzheimer’s could be diagnosed with common blood test | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Researchers find neuroprotective blood protein that is a biomarker for Alzheimer's disease and also correlates with IQ.

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Contemplating a Statinlike Drug to Prevent Alzheimer's

Contemplating a Statinlike Drug to Prevent Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

A Cambridge-led research team invents a method to look for drugs that could stop the leading cause of dementia at its earliest stages

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Blood Pressure Drugs Could Reduce Cell Damage Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease

Blood Pressure Drugs Could Reduce Cell Damage Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Neuroscience News has recent neuroscience research articles, brain research news, neurology studies and neuroscience resources for neuroscientists, students, and science fans and is always free to join.

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10 Foods to Cut Your Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

10 Foods to Cut Your Risk for Alzheimer's Disease | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Certain foods can help your brain - find out what you should add to your diet to help combat risks for Alzheimer's Disease.

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Cancer drug clears Alzheimer's-related plaques and improves memory function in mice

Cancer drug clears Alzheimer's-related plaques and improves memory function in mice | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Toxic plaques in the brain were reduced by half.

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Neuroprotective Protein in Blood Could Be an Alzheimer’s Biomarker

Neuroprotective Protein in Blood Could Be an Alzheimer’s Biomarker | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

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Millions could be offered wonder drug to prevent Alzhaimer's before symptoms appear

Millions could be offered wonder drug to prevent Alzhaimer's before symptoms appear | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

MILLIONS of people could soon be offered a “statin for the brain” to prevent them getting Alzheimer’s.

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Alzheimer’s test to be evaluated

Alzheimer’s test to be evaluated | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

German biotech Probiodrug and the VU University Medical Center Amsterdam are set to evaluate a biomarker assay to detect early stage Alzheimer's disease.

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Anti-cancer drug delays onset of Alzheimer's disease

Anti-cancer drug delays onset of Alzheimer's disease | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Researchers have identified a drug that targets the first step in the toxic chain reaction leading to the death of brain cells, suggesting that treatments could be developed to protect against Alzheimer's disease, in a similar way to how statins...

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Is Cancer Drug Bexarotene An Effective Treatment for Alzheimer's?

Is Cancer Drug Bexarotene An Effective Treatment for Alzheimer's? | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

In the Alzheimer's Reading Room we provide the answers to the most difficult problems and issues faced in Alzheimer's and dementia care.

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Alzheimer's insights in single cells

Alzheimer's insights in single cells | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Study of plaque production holds promise of helping improve treatment for Alzheimer's, say investigators.

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Antibody Tracer Passes Blood-Brain Barrier for More Exact Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

Antibody Tracer Passes Blood-Brain Barrier for More Exact Alzheimer’s Diagnosis | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

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Scientists discover a key mechanism that could prevent Alzheimer's-related memory loss

Scientists discover a key mechanism that could prevent Alzheimer's-related memory loss | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Sharing the science that matters.

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Alzheimer's study: Vitamin E may slow decline in mild, moderate dementia

Alzheimer's study: Vitamin E may slow decline in mild, moderate dementia | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Researchers say vitamin E might slow the progression of mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease. It's the first time any treatment has been shown to alter the course of dementia at that stage.

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Beer could help 'protect brain against Parkinson's and Alzheimer's'

Beer could help 'protect brain against Parkinson's and Alzheimer's' | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Researchers in China have found that a compound in hops could help fight off
degenerative brain diseases

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Eating Lots Of Fish May Protect Against Alzheimer's

Eating Lots Of Fish May Protect Against Alzheimer's | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Older adults who ate the most seafood had less Alzheimer’s-related brain pathology compared to those who ate little or no seafood.

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Vitamin D - could it stop 'modern' diseases?

Vitamin D - could it stop 'modern' diseases? | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

As scientists show a link between low Vitamin D and Alzheimer's, an
award-winning writer writes that Vitamin D deficiency is behind the increase
in conditions such as MS, diabetes, schizophrenia and asthma...

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Neuroprotective protein suggests routine blood test can reveal Alzheimer's risk

Neuroprotective protein suggests routine blood test can reveal Alzheimer's risk | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

Medical professionals have to conduct a long series of tests to assess a patient's memory impairment and cognitive skills, functional abilities, and behavi ...

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Lipid Based Diets Effectively Combat Alzheimer’s in Mouse Models of Disease

Lipid Based Diets Effectively Combat Alzheimer’s in Mouse Models of Disease | Alzheimer's | Scoop.it

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