Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by progressive memory loss and cognitive dysfunction. It affects more than 30 million people worldwide, including an estimated 5.4 million Americans. One in … Continue Reading Dysfunction in neuronal transport mechanism linked to Alzheimer’s disease.
The standard model of natural selection predicts that once the age of reproduction ends, individuals die. That’s because selection early in life strongly favors variants that benefit reproductive success, even … Continue Reading Study identifies gene variants which protect older adults from neurodegeneration.
Down syndrome (DS) results from the trisomy of chromosome 21 in humans and is the most common cause of genetically defined intellectual disability. Among the various triplicate genes in DS … Continue Reading Study identifies new link between Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s disease.
Researchers at the University of Kentucky have completed a study that revealed differences in the way neuroinflammation, considered a key component of Alzheimer’s disease, is expressed in different subsets of … Continue Reading Study finds Alzheimer’s disease presents differently in patients with Down syndrome.
A study from researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) reveals for the first time exactly how mutations associated with the most common form of … Continue Reading Study identifies the epigenetic pathway of familial Alzheimer’s disease.
Researchers at the RIKEN-Max Planck Joint Research Center have demonstrated that hallmark symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease can be reduced when sugars are prevented from binding to one of the key … Continue Reading Researchers reduce Alzheimer’s plaques by targeting glycosylation.
Amyloid precursor protein (APP) modulates the many processes through which newborn neurons are generated in the adult brain, state researchers from Baylor College of Medicine in a new study. An … Continue Reading Dysfunctional precursor protein impairs making of new neurons in brain.
Healthinnovations has designed the following mHealth checklist for Quality Assurance when creating apps or devices. Standardisation within the mHealth sphere is paramount for this sector and must be adhered to, … Continue Reading Healthinnovations QA checklist for mHealth
To begin a QR code or Quick Response code is a 2-dimensional barcode which can be linked to a website or contain extra documentation, there’s one over there to the … Continue Reading Healthinnovations on QR codes in pharma & healthcare marketing.