Cause of rare, fatal disorder in young children pinpointed: Proof-of-concept drug therapy benefits mouse model of Krabbe disease

Cause of rare, fatal disorder in young children pinpointed: Proof-of-concept drug therapy benefits mouse model of Krabbe disease

Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis appear to have solved a decades-...
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New breathalyzer can detect marijuana

New breathalyzer can detect marijuana

As recreational marijuana legalization becomes mor...
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Migraine diagnoses positively associated with all-cause dementia

Migraine diagnoses positively associated with all-cause dementia

Several studies have recently focused on the assoc...
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Estrogen improves Parkinson’s disease symptoms: Insight into sex-based differences could lead to new treatments

Estrogen improves Parkinson’s disease symptoms: Insight into sex-based differences could lead to new treatments

Brain-selective estrogen treatment improves the sy...
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Alzheimer’s disease destroys neurons that keep us awake: Study suggests Tau tangles, not amyloid plaques, drive daytime napping that precedes dementia

Alzheimer’s disease destroys neurons that keep us awake: Study suggests Tau tangles, not amyloid plaques, drive daytime napping that precedes dementia

Researchers and caregivers have noted that excessi...
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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 researchers have used sup...
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AI-powered tool predicts cell behaviors during disease and treatment

AI-powered tool predicts cell behaviors during disease and treatment

Large-scale atlases of organs in a healthy state a...
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Indications why older people are more susceptible to Alzheimer’s disease

Indications why older people are more susceptible to Alzheimer’s disease

The risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease i...
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Road to cell death mapped in the Alzheimer’s brain: Newly identified mechanisms offer novel avenues for targeted therapeutic development

Road to cell death mapped in the Alzheimer’s brain: Newly identified mechanisms offer novel avenues for targeted therapeutic development

Scientists have identified a new mechanism that ac...
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Could an eye doctor diagnose Alzheimer’s before you have symptoms? Study suggests loss of blood vessels in retina reflect changes in brain health

Could an eye doctor diagnose Alzheimer’s before you have symptoms? Study suggests loss of blood vessels in retina reflect changes in brain health

A quick eye exam might one day allow eye doctors t...
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