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Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

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Untangling Alzheimer’s Disease

Plaques and tangles made of proteins are believed to contribute to the debilitating progression of Alzheimer’s disease. But proteins also play a positive role in important brain functions, like cell-to-cell communication and immunological response. Molecules called microRNAs regulate both good and bad protein levels in the brain, binding to messenger RNAs to prevent them… Untangling Alzheimer’s Disease   



What is dementia?

broken bones1 - alzheimer drug1 - dysarthria1 - igf-11 - amyloid plaques13 - neuronal activity1 - age-related cognitive disorders1 - mild tremor1 - mental impairment1 - decline in memory1 - glucose metabolism2 - haldol1 - knopman1 - phosphodiester1 - cajal-retzius cell1 - frontotemporal dementia symptoms1 - risperidone2 - mixed forms1 - methamphetamine1 - lethal condition1 - alzheimer’s vaccine1 - sunflower oil1 - cyclophilin a1 - alzheimer's diagnosis2 - dementia progression1 - high-cholesterol diet1 - neuroanatomical changes1 - amyloid-β421 - entorhinal cortex1 - congestive heart failure1 -