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Living with Dementia

Early Stage Alzheimers

New model could lead to improved treatment for early stage Alzheimer’s

Researchers at the University of Florida and The Johns Hopkins University have developed a line of genetically altered mice that model the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease. This model may help scientists identify new therapies to provide relief to patients who are beginning to experience symptoms.

The researchers report their findings in the current… New model could lead to improved treatment for early stage Alzheimer’s   

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