Scientists propose a new model for Alzheimer’s disease that may explain the high failure rate of recent clinical trials.
A toxic Alzheimer's protein can spread through the brain via the extracellular space that surrounds the brain's neurons, suggests research from Columbia University Medical Center.
In honor of the ADRC's anniversary, Columbia scientists discussed breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research with an eye to future therapies.
A drug that boosts activity in the brain’s “garbage disposal” system can decrease levels of toxic proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders and improve cognition in mice.
A new study of Alzheimer's in people with Down Syndrome may lead to tests that detect Alzheimer's early.
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