RESEARCH NEWS 2016-02-12 Research News Bexarotene has shaped up to be a jack-of-all-trades in Alzheimer’s—various reports suggest that it clears plaque by boosting ApoE expression or microglia, others that it stimulates neurogenesis or rebuilds damaged dendrites. But all these ...
RESEARCH NEWS 2016-02-12 Research News What was once just an idea now seems more certain: In developed countries, the number of new cases of dementia is on the decline. In the February 11 New England Journal of Medicine, researchers led by Sudha Seshadri at the Boston University ...
PAPER Mayeda ER, Glymour MM, Quesenberry CP, Whitmer RA
RESEARCH NEWS 2016-02-12 Research News Mutations in FUS cause amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, but do they do that by interfering with the protein’s normal actions, engendering new toxic ones, or both? According to a paper in the February 4 Nature Communications, mutated FUS ...
GRANT Friday, February 12, 2016- 11:00 The ALS Association and ALS Finding a Cure The successful team(s) with the most developed plan and the appropriate reagents will receive up to $1 million in milestone payments for phase I of the challenge. Deadline for ...
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PAPER Abbott KM, Pachucki MC
Associations between social network characteristics, cognitive function, and quality of life among residents in a dementia special care unit: A pilot study.Dementia (London). 2016 Feb 9; PubMed: 26862130
PAPER Mayrhofer A, Goodman C, Smeeton N
The role of Dementia Champion in dementia care: Its aspirations, development and training needs (innovative practice).Dementia (London). 2016 Feb 9; PubMed: 26862129
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PAPER Howland M, Tatsuoka C, Smyth KA, Sajatovic M
Detecting Change over Time: A Comparison of the SLUMS Examination and the MMSE in Older Adults at Risk for Cognitive Decline.CNS Neurosci Ther. 2016 Feb 10; PubMed: 26861416
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PAPER Chang F, Patel T, Schulz ME
The "Rising Tide" of dementia in Canada: What does it mean for pharmacists and the people they care for?Can Pharm J (Ott). 2015 Jul;148(4):193-9. PubMed: 26862334
PAPER Levesque A
Alzheimer's Disease And Social Work Practice: Implications of Advances in Neurosciences for Social Workers.J Gerontol Soc Work. 2016 Feb 10; PubMed: 26863407
PAPER Vella LJ, Hill AF, Cheng L
Focus on Extracellular Vesicles: Exosomes and Their Role in Protein Trafficking and Biomarker Potential in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Disease.Int J Mol Sci. 2016 Feb 6;17(2) PubMed: 26861304
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