ALL NEWS

4647 RESULTS

Sort By:

Brain Training—Plain Gaming, or a New Vein for Preclinical Research?

Add Private note Add An editorial note If you listen to National Public Radio, watch TV, or surf the Web, chances are you have come across commercials enticing you to “improve your memory” and “unlock your inner genius” with “brain training developed by ...

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Family Choice

Add Private note Add An editorial note For families with autosomal-dominant neurological conditions, the fear of passing on the disease to their children looms large. Now, people at this highest genetic risk can ensure that they have healthy children by ...

Deep-Brain Stimulation: Surgical Relief for Parkinson's and Beyond

In this series, ARF takes stock of deep-brain stimulation after more than a decade of life-altering procedures,  In deep brain stimulation, surgeons implant wires into the brain and hook them up to a pacemaker-like stimulator implanted in the chest, which ...

Stress and Alzheimer’s Disease

Add Private note Add An editorial note With the holidays upon us, are your nerves fraying under the combined pressures of work deadlines, shopping, decorating, and entertaining? Now may be a good time to sit back and consider the effects of stress on the ...

Stress and Trauma: New Frontier Calling AD Researchers

Add Private note Add An editorial note With the nation at war for eight continuous years, and awareness of the dangers of sports concussions on the rise, a new priority—and opportunity—are taking shape for neurodegenerative disease researchers. In a time ...

The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative

Add Private note Add An editorial note The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative is the most expensive AD study the NIH has ever funded. Expectations are that it will speak with the authoritative voice of a 58-center, three-year observation of ...

A Contentious Hypothesis About Where and How PD Starts

Add Private note Add An editorial note A contentious hypothesis about where and how Parkinson’s disease starts off is gaining ground as new studies provide clues in its support. Neuroanatomists Heiko Braak and Kelly Del Tredici, both at the University of ...

Update on DIAN, API, A4: All About Biomarkers, Trials, and Funds

Alzforum readers who follow the science of preclinical Alzheimer's and prevention may have heard about three independent but complementary programs that together are laying the groundwork for secondary prevention trials across the spectrum of rare to ...

CRISPR: A New Tool For Gene Editors

Add Private note Add An editorial note CRISPR Gene Editing—Poised to Revolutionize Neuroscience? Neuroscientists Probe CRISPR Transgenics and Treatment Paradigms ...

Metabolomics Comes of Age

Add Private note Add An editorial note Move over, genome, transcriptome, proteome. The latest ome aims to map every metabolite linked to human health and disease. Metabolomics, although still a nascent field, offers hope for biomarkers and treatments in ...

Modern Microscopy

Add Private note Add An editorial note Modern Microscopy Skims Surface of Living Minds and Spines Modern Microscopy Plumbs the Depths of Brain Tissue ...

Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2013

Cerebrospinal Fluid Tau Climbs in Aβ Mouse Models Coverage Denial For Amyloid Scans Riles Alzheimer’s Community Pooled GWAS Reveals New Alzheimer’s Genes and Pathways Are Subtle Memory Concerns a Sign of Future Dementia? Clinical Trials Roundup: Four Hits ...

International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease 2006

Madrid: ICAD Conference Draws to a Close Madrid: BACE Found to Have Big Job in Wrapping Motoneurons Madrid: Why Do People Drop Out of Trials? Madrid: Stressed Brain—SNP Carriers Can Have Cake and Eat It Madrid: BACE News Roundup, Part 1 Madrid: BACE News ...

International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease 2004

Philadelphia: All Eyes on PIB Imaging—Is It Coming Along? Philadelphia: All Is Not Well with the Statin Story Philadelphia: Can a Shrinking Brain Be Good for You? Philadelphia: Dementia Types Just Won’t Fit into Little Boxes Philadelphia: Diagnosis Light ...

Current Filters

No filters selected

Filter By

DATE RANGE
  • All
  • Past 7 Days
  • Past 30 Days
  • Past 90 Days
  • Past 12 Months
  • Specific Dates
    1. From
      To

TYPE OF NEWS
DISEASE
TOPIC
BIOMOLECULE