|Brain disease scenarios revised by step-by-step imaging of toxic aggregation|
Because of our increasing lifespan, diseases like Parkinson's, Huntington's and Alzheimer's are on the rise. They are caused when certain proteins misfold and aggregate together, forming clumps that damage neurons in the brain and spinal cord.
Phys.Org - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:00
|Newly discovered plaque-busting drug could treat brain diseases|
Recently, scientists discovered that a virus found in a sewage generated a one-of-a-kind drug that zones in on the plaque that can be found in various brain diseases. This includes Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease ...
AOL News - Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:33
|One Target, One Treatment? Not for Alzheimer's Disease|
Medscape - Mon, 20 Jul 2015 11:56
|New clues to target Alzheimer's found in proteins|
BDlive - Tue, 21 Jul 2015 02:33
|Novel Monoclonal Antibodies Show Promise For Alzheimer's Disease Treatment|
Newswise (press release) - Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:03
|Universal plaque-busting drug could treat various brain diseases|
A virus found in sewage has spawned a unique drug that targets plaques implicated in a host of brain-crippling diseases, including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD). Results from tests of the drug, announced ...
New Scientist - Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:37
|Saliva seen as possible diagnostic tool for Alzheimer's disease|
Washington Post - Sun, 19 Jul 2015 14:00
|Alzheimer's Drugs In The Works Might Help Other Diseases, Too|
KNPR - Sun, 19 Jul 2015 06:30
|Promising New Treatments For Alzheimer's Target Multiple Disease-related ...|
Military Technologies - Sun, 19 Jul 2015 06:30
|Insulin Resistance May Prime the Brain for Alzheimer's Disease|
Madison, Wisconsin - Brain scans of middle-aged people at risk for Alzheimer's disease show that insulin resistance, a condition known as pre-diabetes, starves parts of the brain of blood sugar. While the relationship between type 2 diabetes and ...
HealthCanal.com - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:15
|Editorial: Fund Alzheimer's research rather than drown in hopeless care-giving|
Dallas Morning News - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:22
|Teeth scanning may reveal risk of brain diseases|
Scanning teeth may reveal your lifetime exposure to toxins and metals linked to brain diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin. "Teeth are of particular interest to us for the measurement of chemical ...
Business Standard - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:33
|Risk Of Brain Diseases Can Be Disclosed Through Teeth Scanning|
Focus News - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 07:01
|Teeth Reveal Exposure to Metals, Toxins over Lifetime|
Laboratory Equipment - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:03
|McLaughlin hosts Friday seminar on brain diseases|
McLaughlin Research Institute on Friday will host speakers who will discuss two inherited, rare and fatal diseases. The seminar will be held at 11 a.m. at the MRI auditorium, 1520 23rd St S. Jeff Carroll, Ph.D., of Western Washington University, will ...
Great Falls Tribune - Tue, 14 Jul 2015 21:07
|Public Release: 28-Jul-2015 Specific cardiovascular risk factors may predict ...|
OAK BROOK, Ill. - Specific cardiovascular risk factors, such as alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity and diabetes, are associated with smaller regional brain volumes that may be early indicators of Alzheimer's disease and dementia according to a study ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:56
|Simple Steps Towards a Healthy Brain|
Regal Tribune - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:07
|Exercise Could Improve Life For Alzheimer's Patients|
iFreePress.com (blog) - Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:16
|New Study Data Released on Therapeutic Agents For a Range of Brain Diseases|
The brain diseases considered included Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease and Lewy Body dementia. All three conditions are characterized by progressive dementia and a range of incapacitating symptoms linked to the death of neurons in the brain.
Parkinson's News Today - Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:26
|Facing up to dementia|
The Saturday Paper (subscription) - Fri, 24 Jul 2015 09:48