Posts Tagged ‘Alzheimer’

Unique visual stimulation may be new treatment for Alzheimer’s

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Unique visual stimulation may be new treatment for Alzheimer’s

Noninvasive technique reduces beta amyloid plaques in mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease.

Anne Trafton | MIT News Office
December 7, 2016

http://news.mit.edu/2016/visual-stimulation-treatment-alzheimer-1207

Gene signature in healthy brains pinpoints the origins of Alzheimer’s disease

Friday, December 9th, 2016
Gene signature in healthy brains pinpoints the origins of Alzheimer’s disease

A specific gene expression pattern maps out which parts of the brain are most vulnerable to Alzheimer’s disease, decades before symptoms appear, and helps define the molecular origins of the disease.

http://www.cam.ac.uk/research/news/gene-signature-in-healthy-brains-pinpoints-the-origins-of-alzheimers-disease