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Tag: Alzheimers Disease


A Third of Those Born in the U.K. in 2015 Will Develop Dementia, Study Predicts

The charity Alzheimer’s Research UK is warning of a national health crisis, predicting that one in three people born in the country this year will develop dementia.

Posted on Sep 21, 2015 READ MORE


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Mad Science: First Human Brain Grown in Lab, Researchers Claim

Scientists at Ohio State University claim to have taken the unprecedented step of growing an almost fully formed human brain in a lab, an achievement that could transform the medical community’s understanding of neurological disease.

Posted on Aug 19, 2015 READ MORE



Scientists Find Drug That Appears to Slow Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers appear to have made a breakthrough in the battle against Alzheimer’s disease, announcing test results for a drug that seems to slow the pace of mental decline.

Posted on Jul 22, 2015 READ MORE



An Optical Test to Spot Alzheimer’s?

New research suggests simple eye tests could be used to diagnose early-stage Alzheimer’s disease, raising hopes that effective treatments can be developed to do more than alleviate the condition’s symptoms.

Posted on Jul 13, 2014 READ MORE


Seth Rogen Urges the Senate to Support Alzheimer’s Research

Before a congressional committee earlier this week, the American comic actor delivered a personal, impassioned account of his family’s struggle with his mother-in-law’s Alzheimer’s disease.

Posted on Feb 28, 2014 WATCH & LISTEN



Cut-and-Paste DNA May Eliminate HIV

“Researchers have created genetically modified monkeys with a revolutionary new procedure that enables scientists to cut and paste DNA in living organisms,” a development that could “lead to a new era of genetic medicine,” The Guardian reports.

Posted on Feb 2, 2014 READ MORE


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