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Medical Foods for Alzheimer's: Palatable Therapy or Snake Oil?

In the absence of truly effective treatments, and in the presence of a rapidly growing, dementia-prone population of elders, it's perhaps no surprise that people are increasingly open to products claiming even the slightest hint of promise, however ...

Will Technology Revolutionize Dementia Diagnosis and Care?

As populations age worldwide and the number of people with dementia is set to soar over the next few decades, a crisis in eldercare looms. At the same time, the use of personal technology—smartphones, tablets, wearable monitors—is exploding. Can ...

DIAN: International Network to Chart AD Preclinical Decade

The rarest kind of Alzheimer's disease, the form that is inherited from parent to child with a cruel 50 percent likelihood, has long been marked by its untapped opportunities. Affected families have made possible both the discovery of the first three ...

CRISPR: A New Tool For Gene Editors

CRISPR Gene Editing—Poised to Revolutionize Neuroscience? Neuroscientists Probe CRISPR Transgenics and Treatment Paradigms ...

The Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative

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 819 research participants above a ...

A Contentious Hypothesis About Where and How PD Starts

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 Ulm in Germany, have described the ...

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Family Choice

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 undergoing in vitro fertilization ...

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 ...

International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD) 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 ...

Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2007

Washington: Alzhemed Non-story Yields Spotlight to Phase 2 Treatments Washington: Shaking Up AD Treatment with Ketone Bodies Washington: Site-to-Site Differences Delay Result of Alzhemed Trial Washington: γ-secretase Inhibitor Survived Phase 2, Moving to ...

International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD) 2009

Vienna: New Genes, Anyone? ICAD Saves Best for Last Vienna: In Genetics, Bigger Is Better—Data Sharing Nets Three New Hits Vienna: Can a D-Peptide Turn Tiger Into Pussycat? Vienna: New Shoot Among Ashes of Drug Trials Vienna: New Tack to See Amyloid ...

Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Annual Meeting 1999

Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Miami: Tau Update Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting: Which Aβ Species Is the Culprit? Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting: ApoE Affects Pattern of Amyloid Deposition in Tg Mice Society for Neuroscience ...

Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Annual Meeting 2000

Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting: Role of Nicastrin-Presenilin Complexes Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting: Chromosome Missegregation Linked to PS Mutations Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting: Presenilin and COX-2 Expression Induced by ...

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