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Living with Dementia

Brain Tissue Biopsy

New method may help detect marker for Alzheimer’s disease earlier

Use of a new drug to detect the beta-amyloid plaques in the brain that are hallmark signs of Alzheimer’s disease may help doctors diagnose the disease earlier, according to research that will be presented as part of the Emerging Science program (formerly known as Late-Breaking Science) at the American Academy of Neurology’s 64th Annual… New method may help detect marker for Alzheimer’s disease earlier   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

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