Blood tests may hold clues to pace of alzheimer’s disease progression

October 4, 2011 - A team of scientists, led by Johns Hopkins researchers, say they may have found a way to predict how quickly patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) will lose cognitive function by looking at ratios of two fatty compounds in their blood. The finding, they say, could provide useful information to families and caregivers, and might also suggest treatment targets for this heartbreaking and incurable neurodegenerative disorder. More...

October 4, 2011

Book Catalogue 2011

September 27, 2011 - Download the 2011 Book Catalogue here. More...

September 27, 2011

Journal Catalogue 2011

September 27, 2011 - Download the 2011 Journal Catalogue here. More...

September 27, 2011

Scientists uncover new clues to Alzheimer’s risk gene that affects one in six

September 7, 2011 - UK scientists have uncovered how a known risk gene for Alzheimer’s might play a role in the development of the disease. The study – which was funded by Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Research UK – provides an exciting new area of investigation for researchers developing treatments and ultimately a cure for the disease. It is being published in the current issue of the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. More...

September 7, 2011