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Epilepsy drug reverses memory loss in Alzheimer`s mouse model

An FDA-approved anti-epileptic drug reverses memory loss and alleviates other Alzheimer’s-related impairments in an animal model of the disease Continue reading “Epilepsy drug reverses memory loss in Alzheimer`s mouse model” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, July 19th, 2012
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High level of fat in blood may help predict Alzheimer’s disease

Higher levels of a certain fat in the blood called ceramides may increase a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease Continue reading “High level of fat in blood may help predict Alzheimer’s disease” More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 12th, 2012
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Rare gene may hold key to slowing Alzheimer’s

A new research has found that people carrying the mutant version of a gene crucial to developing Alzheimer’s disease are less likely to suffer from the devastating form of dementia Continue reading “Rare More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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Exercise key in fight against Alzheimer’s

In a new study, researchers have revealed the benefits of exercise in combating Alzheimer’s disease Continue reading “Exercise key in fight against Alzheimer’s” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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Alzheimer’s just a normal part of ageing

Alzheimer’s is the second most feared disease after cancer, but a mental health specialist has said that it shouldn’t be regarded as a tragedy Continue reading “Alzheimer’s just a normal part of ageing” More...

By BioNews On Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
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Mulligan to lead Memory Walk

Actress Carey Mulligan, the ambassador of Britain-based Alzheimer’s Society, will join thousands of people in a Memory Walk in support of a dementia charity Continue reading “Mulligan to lead Memory More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012
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Metabolic disorders may trigger Alzheimer’s

Researchers who examined the link between metabolic syndrome and cognitive disorders has stressed the need for new lines of research to identify effective therapeutic targets Continue reading “Metabolic disorders More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 15th, 2011
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New Alzheimer’s drug may help prevent disease progression

A new drug candidate that may be the first capable of halting the devastating mental decline of Alzheimer’s disease has been developed by scientists Continue reading “New Alzheimer’s drug may help prevent More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 8th, 2011
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Mobile phone radiation may reverse Alzheimer’s

Radiations emitted from cell phones may protect against and even reverse Alzheimer’s disease, a new study has revealed Continue reading “Mobile phone radiation may reverse Alzheimer’s” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 2nd, 2011
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Alzheimer could be prevented by keeping check on protein levels

A study suggested that diametric shifts in the levels of two proteins involved in folding, moving and cutting other proteins enables accumulation of the destructive brain plaque found in Alzheimer’s disease Continue More...