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Combination of rifampicin and resveratrol helps stop dementia, finds study

Combination of rifampicin and resveratrol helps stop dementia, finds study

Single-patient pilot study shows the ability of antisense oligonucleotide to suppress mutant ALS gene

Single-patient pilot study shows the ability of antisense oligonucleotide to suppress mutant ALS gene

Scientists determine structure of the molecule associated with ALS for the first time

Scientists determine structure of the molecule associated with ALS for the first time

Brain injury markers associated with dysregulated immunological responses in COVID-19

Brain injury markers associated with dysregulated immunological responses in COVID-19

Leading organizations announce funding for small-scale pilot dementia-related projects

Leading organizations announce funding for small-scale pilot dementia-related projects

Skin cells could provide better understanding of molecular mechanisms of frontotemporal dementia

Skin cells could provide better understanding of molecular mechanisms of frontotemporal dementia

Restoring cholesterol levels could be a new therapeutic approach for diseases linked to TDP-43 protein

Restoring cholesterol levels could be a new therapeutic approach for diseases linked to TDP-43 protein

Global prevalence of dementia estimated to increase to more than 152 million by 2050

Global prevalence of dementia estimated to increase to more than 152 million by 2050

Mount Sinai researchers use cerebral organoids to study frontotemporal dementia

Mount Sinai researchers use cerebral organoids to study frontotemporal dementia

Autophagy disruption may be at the root of early cognitive changes in Huntington’s disease

Autophagy disruption may be at the root of early cognitive changes in Huntington’s disease

New blood test for improved frontotemporal dementia diagnostics

New blood test for improved frontotemporal dementia diagnostics

Promising preclinical results of new dementia treatment candidate set the stage for human trials

Promising preclinical results of new dementia treatment candidate set the stage for human trials

Biomarker of chronic cellular stress is associated with Huntington's disease, shows study

Biomarker of chronic cellular stress is associated with Huntington's disease, shows study

A single blood-based biomarker can help indicate underlying neurodegeneration

A single blood-based biomarker can help indicate underlying neurodegeneration

Study reveals potential mechanism for how traumatic brain injury leads to neurodegenerative diseases

Study reveals potential mechanism for how traumatic brain injury leads to neurodegenerative diseases

Aiding her dying husband, a geriatrician learns the emotional and physical toll of caregiving

Aiding her dying husband, a geriatrician learns the emotional and physical toll of caregiving

Study examines a pathway responsible for the formation of tau tangles in the brain

Study examines a pathway responsible for the formation of tau tangles in the brain

New method shows that tau forms small aggregates as part of the body's normal physiology

New method shows that tau forms small aggregates as part of the body's normal physiology

Trouble managing money may be an early sign of dementia

Trouble managing money may be an early sign of dementia

Researchers develop novel algorithm for the diagnostics of dementia

Researchers develop novel algorithm for the diagnostics of dementia