dementia

Sharp focus on Alzheimer's may help target drugs

Posted in Science on 6th Jul, 2017
by Alex Muller

Abnormal deposits that build up in the brain during Alzheimer's have been pictured in unprecedented detail by UK scientists.

Dementia-related brain changes observed before memory or thinking problems are noticeable

Posted in Medicine on 22nd May, 2017
by Alex Muller

A potential brain imaging predictor for dementia.

Experts excited by 'wonder-drug' for neurodegenerative diseases

Posted in Medicine on 21st Apr, 2017
by Alex Muller

Scientists hope they have found a drug to stop all neurodegenerative brain diseases, including dementia.

Ultrasound boosts success of Alzheimers drug

Posted in Medicine on 5th Apr, 2017
by Alex Muller

Researchers are a step closer to non-invasive treatment of Alzheimers disease, with the discovery that ultrasound enhances the effectiveness of immunotherapy.

Cancer Drug That Might Slow Parkinson's, Alzheimer's Headed For Bigger Tests

Posted in Medicine on 17th Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

Scientists are hoping that a single drug can treat two devastating brain diseases: Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.