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Friday 24 April, 2015

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  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, July 19th, 2012

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  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 12th, 2012

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  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Exercise key in fight against Alzheimer’s

In a new study, researchers have revealed the benefits of exercise in combating Alzheimer’s disease  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012

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  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

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  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012

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  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 15th, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 8th, 2011

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  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 2nd, 2011

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  More...