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Salk study finds diabetes raises levels of proteins linked to Alzheimer’s features

Growing evidence suggests that there may be a link between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease, but the physiological mechanisms by which diabetes impacts brain function and cognition are not fully understood. In a new study published in Aging Cell, researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies show, for the first time, that diabetes enhances… Salk study finds diabetes raises levels of proteins linked to Alzheimer’s features   



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