Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 11:48
Scientists have discovered that eliminating an enzyme from mice with Alzheimer`s symptoms virtually eliminates a compound behind the development of plaques.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 07, 2012, 15:49
Scientists claim that memory loss can be prevented in people suffering from Alzheimer`s disease if a chemical that dismantles brain connections is isolated.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 01, 2011, 18:44
The loss of olfactory sense in Alzheimer`s early stages can now be reversed by removing a plaque-forming protein called amyloid beta which causes this condition.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 07, 2011, 00:00
PET scans can predict who is likely to suffer from the disease up to a decade before symptoms begin to show themselves.