Latest News

Fluorescent compounds allow clinicians to visualize Alzheimer's disease as it progresses

What if doctors could visualize all of the processes that take place in the brain during the development and progression of Alzheimer's disease? Such a window would provide a powerful aid for diagnosing the condition. Now, researchers have developed a new class of imaging agents that enables them to visualize tau protein aggregates, a pathological hallmark of Alzheimer's disease and related neurodegenerative disorders, directly in the brains of living patients.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Improving sleep quality has pain control benefits

  • Use of multiple pharmacies can predict opioid overdosing

  • One in four people prescribed opioids progressed to longer-term prescriptions

  • Men with 'low testosterone' have higher rates of depression

  • Genes may not be to blame for link between migraine, heart disease

  • Enzyme provides built-in protection against atherosclerosis

  • Sexual harassment at work not just men against women

  • Doing good deeds helps socially anxious people relax

  • Mass killings, school shootings are contagious

  • New drug for neuroblastoma shows promise in phase I study

  •