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UCLA scientists uncover potential target for treating common form of early-onset dementia

No cure exists for frontotemporal dementia, which strikes between the ages of 40 and 64 and accounts for at least one in four cases of early-onset dementia. Caused by the death of cells in the front and sides of the brain, the disease can lead to dramatic changes in a patient’s personality and behavior,… UCLA scientists uncover potential target for treating common form of early-onset dementia   



What is dementia?

non-familial parkinson's1 - dementia of the alzheimer type1 - low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 61 - sleep-disordered breathing1 - parkinson's disease59 - hiv dementia1 - dementia changes1 - signs of alzheimer's1 - agnosia3 - sleep1 - caregiving2 - amentia2 - cyclophilin a1 - brain damage2 - mci7 - insomnia2 - movement disorder2 - body mass index2 - tomosyn1 - beta-amyloid protein1 - p-tau1 - amyloid-ß peptide1 - artery-clogging process1 - neurodegeneration2 - alzheimer's drugs4 - beta amyloid3 - transdermal rivastigmine1 - cancer1 - beta-amyloid8 - denture fit1 -