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Researchers Identify New Biomarker of Alzheimer’s Disease

November 12, 2021
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It is well known that older adults with lower education levels are at a greater risk of dementia. But it’s unknown why some are more likely to develop dementia than others. The results from this study shed light on an important biomarker of clinical decline…

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Researchers Explore Link Between Iron, Beta-Amyloid in Memory Disorders

April 21, 2021
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Lifespan Brain Study adds possible clue in predicting Alzheimer’s

January 22, 2019
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Jan. 22, 2019 – New research from The University of Texas at Dallas suggests that periodic evaluation of changing amyloid levels in certain brain structures may offer an important clue into who may be on a trajectory toward Alzheimer’s disease. Deposits of a protein called amyloid in the brain are one of the earliest signs…

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Study suggests ties between socioeconomic status and adult brain

May 14, 2018
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May 14, 2018 – Research has shown that a developing child’s brain structure and function can be adversely affected when the child is raised in an environment lacking adequate education, nutrition and access to health care. While the impact of such an environment on children is relatively well understood, a new study from The University…

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