Thursday, February 26, 2009 - 14:42 in Health & Medicine
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Scientists are unraveling some of the mechanisms behind the plaques in the brain that are a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease, offering new leads for drugs to treat the fatal brain-wasting disease.
- Scientists remove amyloid plaques from brains of live animals with Alzheimer's diseaseThu, 15 Oct 2009, 9:37:38 EDT
- Brain plaques in healthy individuals linked to increased Alzheimer's riskMon, 14 Dec 2009, 23:20:00 EST
- Epilepsy drug shows potential for Alzheimer's treatmentMon, 8 Dec 2008, 10:30:14 EST
- New compound safely reduces plaques in mouse model of Alzheimer's diseaseWed, 8 Sep 2010, 15:16:04 EDT
- Alzheimer's-like brain changes found in cognitively normal elders with amyloid plaquesWed, 30 Mar 2011, 11:03:05 EDT