A newly discovered function for the ApoE4 gene, the strongest genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease, may help explain how the gene causes cognitive decline.
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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Columbia is part of a new consortium to identify rare genetic variants that may protect against, or contribute to Alzheimer’s disease.