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Brain cells with an age signature could help doctors understand Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
Solanezumab is the first drug identified for slowing the progression rather than merely treating symptoms of the disease.
The celebrated British author passed away after a battle with Alzheimer's disease, his publisher confirms.
Lab-grown Alzheimer's neurons prove a decades-old theory and make testing drugs faster and cheaper
Research on the brain's "positioning system" may have implications for memory, thinking, planning and spatial memory loss
135.5 million could have Alzheimer's disease by the year 2050
A new tally of deaths from the degenerative disease would put it just under cancer and heart disease