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Stopping the ‘raging fire of Alzheimer’s’: Researchers shifting attention in fight against neurodegenerative diseases

Tau was long thought to be a secondary actor. Amyloid plaque builds up first, largely outside of neurons, followed by ...
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Protein tangles may help predict where and how Alzheimer’s will strike the brain

Tangles of a protein found inside the brain cells of people with Alzheimer’s disease can be used to predict future ...
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After another failed clinical trial, new Alzheimer’s treatment attacks disease from ‘different angle’

The field of Alzheimer’s research is one filled with disappointment. [Recently], yet another drug failed its Phase 3 clinical trial, ...
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Viewpoint: To cure Alzheimer’s we need to think big—like the Manhattan Project

Figuring out the pieces to the Alzheimer’s puzzle ...
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Sleep deprived brains might be more susceptible to Alzheimer’s

A sleep-deprived brain is awash in excess amounts of not one but two proteins whose bad behavior is implicated in ...