Researchers say they have developed a blood test that predicts, 2 to 3 years ahead of time, patients who are likely to get Alzheimer’s disease. 31 more words
This is not the time in her life when “Michelle” thought she would be facing this challenge. She is a 40-something, married, mother of two (both under 10), and until recently her biggest challenge was maintaining a work/home life balance. 401 more words
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – There is local reaction to news of a blood test that could predict risk for Alzheimer’s Disease.
This test allowed researchers to predict with about 90 percent accuracy if a healthy person will develop Alzheimer’s within three years. 114 more words
(Georgetown University Medical Center 9 March 2014) Researchers have discovered and validated a blood test that can predict with greater than 90 percent accuracy if a healthy person will develop mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer’s disease within three years. 15 more words