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Living with Dementia

Risk For Alzheimer Disease

Tracking down the causes of Alzheimer’s

Genes are not only important for regular memory performance, but also for the development of Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers at the University of Basel now identified a specific group of genes that plays a central role in both processes. This group of molecules controls the concentration of calcium ions inside the cell. Their results appear… Tracking down the causes of Alzheimer’s   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

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