Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 09:08
Spanish scientists have for the first time used gene therapy to reverse memory loss in mice with Alzheimer`s, an advance that could lead to new drugs to treat the disease, they said today.
Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 10:13
Researchers have devised a wholly new approach to the treatment of Alzheimer`s disease involving the so-called retromer protein complex.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 22:21
Women born with a special gene are at greater risk of developing Alzheimer`s disease than men with the same disease, a study reveals.
Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 20:17
Scientists have revealed that statins drugs can slash the risk of dementia by a quarter.
Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 10:42
Researchers, more than a decade ago, launched a project to develop a new mouse model that would allow more accurate evaluation of therapies for the disease.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 10:46
Researchers have demonstrated for the first time that caffeine has a positive effect on tau deposits in Alzheimer`s disease.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 16:12
Researchers have developed a new imaging technique inspired by the humble sewing machine which provides fresh insight into the origins of Alzheimer`s and Parkinson`s disease.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 21:10
Researchers have developed a system of sensors which when fitted in a home can monitor changes in a person`s habits and routine to help assess whether they are suffering from a neurodegenerative disease.