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New blood test helps predict risk for Alzheimer's and dementia

A study by Georgetown University found that a new blood test may help to determine one's risk of developing Alzheimer's Disease or dementia.

New, vascular changes found in Alzheimer's patients

For many years, research on Alzheimer's disease has concentrated on the inner workings of the brain.

Largest Alzheimer's study ever finds 11 new associated genes

Eleven new genetic factors for Alzheimer's disease (AD) have been identified, according to the International Genomics Alzheimer's Project consoritum (I-GAP), the largest project ever to attempt to tackle this neurodegenerative disease.