CONFERENCE COVERAGE SERIES

Enabling Technologies for Alzheimer Disease Research: 2006 Bar Harbor Workshop

Bar Harbor, ME

01 – 10 November 2006

Synaptic Function in Aging and AD

To what extent is AD an acceleration of normal aging? This decades-old question receded in favor of the view that AD is a separate process from normal aging when studies showed that patterns of neuronal loss are different in aging and AD.