Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Latest Alzheimer's & Dementia News and Research

Scientists shed light on how neurons form long-term memories

Scientists shed light on how neurons form long-term memories

Change in mental status or falls may be misinterpreted as infection in nursing homes

Change in mental status or falls may be misinterpreted as infection in nursing homes

Measuring a tau fragment in plasma can help predict future cognitive decline in elderly people

Measuring a tau fragment in plasma can help predict future cognitive decline in elderly people

WHO highlights leading causes of mortality and morbidity worldwide from 2000 to 2019

WHO highlights leading causes of mortality and morbidity worldwide from 2000 to 2019

Mice study identifies action mechanism of a promising drug against Alzheimer's disease

Mice study identifies action mechanism of a promising drug against Alzheimer's disease

Study reveals new biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Study reveals new biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Head injuries and long sleep deprivation can affect neurogenerative processes

Head injuries and long sleep deprivation can affect neurogenerative processes

Study describes novel aging clock trained to predict human age

Study describes novel aging clock trained to predict human age

Study sheds new light on how brain encodes time and place into memories

Study sheds new light on how brain encodes time and place into memories

Iceland joins with WHO to support work towards integrated brain health

Iceland joins with WHO to support work towards integrated brain health

Researchers identify new gene variants that modify the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Researchers identify new gene variants that modify the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Researchers use advanced methods to investigate structure and interactions of proteins

Researchers use advanced methods to investigate structure and interactions of proteins

COVID-19 crisis increases burden of dementia caregivers

COVID-19 crisis increases burden of dementia caregivers

Novel form of tau in spinal fluid indicates the stage of Alzheimer’s disease

Novel form of tau in spinal fluid indicates the stage of Alzheimer’s disease

New biomarker of Alzheimer's may lead to enhanced diagnostic methods

New biomarker of Alzheimer's may lead to enhanced diagnostic methods

Researchers identify new target that may lead to novel treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers identify new target that may lead to novel treatment for Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers recommend strategies for improving the accuracy of polygenic risk scores

Researchers recommend strategies for improving the accuracy of polygenic risk scores

Study finds surprising link between ALS, FTD and Huntington's disease-associated mutation

Study finds surprising link between ALS, FTD and Huntington's disease-associated mutation

Biochemical cascade in the brain leads to the destruction of synapses in Alzheimer's

Biochemical cascade in the brain leads to the destruction of synapses in Alzheimer's

A new potential therapy for Alzheimer's disease

A new potential therapy for Alzheimer's disease