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Phosphorylated tau accumulation is seen decades after prefrontal leucotomy

We know that many traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can be devastating. An important research topic is predicting what the effect a TBI of a particular type and severity will have on neuropathology and behavior. 347 more words

Alzheimers Disease

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease through Biophysics Research

September 21 is World Alzheimer’s Day. Alzheimer’s disease is the leading cause of dementia, from which 47 million people worldwide suffer. It affects memory, thinking, orientation, comprehension, calculation, learning capacity, language, and judgement.  2,244 more words

Biophysical Society

First Scientific Meeting

The first science meeting of the ArrestAD programme will be in La Rochelle, France October 6-7.

We are all looking forward to catching up on developments from the first 9 months of the research programme.

Alzheimer's Disease

World Alzheimer's Day - Microorganisms Implicated in the Etiology of the Disease

September 21st, the World Alzheimer’s Day, a neurodegenerative disease affecting millions of people around the world.

It’s known that this disease results from the death of neurons over a given period of time. 122 more words

Microbiology

Patient Voices: Alzheimer’s Disease

A slow decline in memory, an inability to complete simple tasks, the concern about long-term care – five men and women speak about living with and caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. 73 more words

NYT

Is Aluminum To Blame?

See If You Could Be At Risk

Alzheimer’s, autism and other neurodegenerative conditions have been linked to aluminum toxicity, a common element in the earth’s crust. 99 more words

Medicine

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s disease should not be confused with other conditions that produce similar symptoms in the early stages.

By Roberto Sanchez, MD.

Alzheimer’s diseases (AD) is a relative common condition that affects mainly elderly. 517 more words

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