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Amyloid Is a Less Accurate Marker for Measuring Severity, Progression of Alzheimer's
Amyloid Is a Less Accurate Marker for Measuring Severity, Progression of Alzheimer's
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine | Aug 8, 2019
Researchers find fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) PET is a better indicator of cognitive performance when compared to PET scans that detect amyloid protein
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Super-Resolution Microscopy Sheds Light on How Dementia Protein Becomes Dysfunctional
Super-Resolution Microscopy Sheds Light on How Dementia Protein Becomes Dysfunctional
University of Queensland | Aug 5, 2019
Researchers found a protein, Tau, involved in Alzheimer's disease affects the organization of the signaling protein Fyn, which plays a critical role in memory formation
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Researchers Develop New Blood Test for Faster, Cheaper and More Accurate Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease
Researchers Develop New Blood Test for Faster, Cheaper and More Accurate Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease
National University of Singapore | Jun 25, 2019
Using just a tiny drop of blood, the APEX system detects AD and mild cognitive impairment in less than one hour
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Blood Test to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease Under Development
Blood Test to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease Under Development
Brigham and Women's Hospital | Dec 7, 2018
Investigators evaluate a blood test to detect tau, a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease