Alzheimer's Disease

Mitochondrial Boost Reverses Protein Clumping in Aging and Alzheimer’s

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study in worms reveals a core set of insoluble proteins linked to both aging and Alzheimer’s disease. These proteins ...

CNTN4 Protein’s Role in Autism and Alzheimer’s Unveiled

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study reveals the crucial role of the protein Contactin-4 (CNTN4) in neuron development, impacting both neurodevelopmental disorders and Alzheimer’s ...

Resilience to Dementia: Having Alzheimer’s Pathology with No Symptoms

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study found that some individuals show no Alzheimer’s symptoms despite having the disease’s brain processes. This “resilient” group has ...

Does a high-fat diet raise the risk of Alzheimer’s disease?

Health
Sarah Carter

Various research has linked a high-fat diet to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of dementia. In the ...

tRNA Fragments Linked to Alzheimer’s

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study identifies a crucial factor in brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease—the accumulation of Glu-5’tsRNA-CTC in neuron mitochondria. This small ...

What is dementia? Types, symptoms, causes and treatment

Health
Sarah Carter

By the year 2040, there will be 1.7 million people in the UK living with dementia, according to the latest concerning forecasts ...

Eight health benefits of black coffee

Health
Sarah Carter

There’s nothing quite like the smell of freshly ground coffee in the morning, but your caffeine fix isn’t just a costly habit ...

High-Fat Diet Linked to Alzheimer’s Through Molecular Changes

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: A new study uncovered how diets high in saturated fats contribute to the development of Alzheimer’s disease by affecting crucial molecular ...

Cycle of Decline: Neuron Aging in Alzheimer’s Unraveled

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: Neurons in Alzheimer’s disease patients tend to re-enter the cell cycle and quickly progress to senescence. Using advanced snRNA-seq techniques, researchers ...

AI Links Gut Microbiome to Alzheimer’s

Health
Sarah Carter

Summary: Researchers are pioneering the use of artificial intelligence to explore how the gut microbiome influences Alzheimer’s disease. Their latest study employs ...