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Scientists have found that Alzheimer`s - a neurodegenerative disorder - may actually be a late stage of Type 2 diabetes.
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Researchers have shown that brain cell damage similar to that seen in Alzheimer`s disease and other disorders results when a gene that controls the sleep-wake cycle and other bodily rhythms is disabled.
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Scientists have found that elevated levels of a protein can be detected in the skin of Parkinson`s patients, offering a possible biomarker to help diagnose the disease early.
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Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a devastatingly cruel neurodegenerative disorder that robs sufferers of the ability to move, speak and, finally, breathe.
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A gene (SIRT1) linked to slowing the aging process in cells also appears to dramatically delay the onset of Huntington’s disease.
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The findings provide development and progression of PSP and may also provide clues into other more common brain disorders brought about by accumulation of tau protein in the brain, researchers say.