Good News about Preventing Alzheimer’s

Third Good News about Preventing Alzheimer’s in the Past Three Days!!! A research team led by neurosurgeon Daniel Lim at UCSF has discovered an RNA molecule they call Pinky that, when removed from stem cells, allows neuron production to increase 3 to 4 times. This finding has possible applications to not only to Alzheimer’s, but […]

New Alzheimer’s Drug Fights Plaques

Biogen labs announced that their new drug called Aducanumab, designed to get rid of beta-amyloid plaques, met or exceeded expectations in a small Phase 1 trial. Compared to the placebo group who worsened by 3.14 points over the course of a year on a 30-point scale, the experimental group who received the highest dosage declined […]

Exciting New Alzheimer’s Research

“New Alzheimer’s treatment fully restores memory function––Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound technology that clears the brain of neurotoxic amyloid plaques – structures that are responsible for memory loss and a decline in cognitive function in Alzheimer’s patients.” While human tests are still in the future (first mice, next sheep, then humans), […]