Researchers at Columbia University found that dementia is on the decline in seniors from northern Manhattan, following national trends.
Mouse study suggests inhibiting protein called caspase-2 might prevent cognitive decline in Alzheimer's
Columbia University study looks at the relationship between families with exceptional longevity and cognitive impairment consistent with Alzheimer's disease.
The largest genome-wide search for Alzheimer’s genes in African-Americans has found that African-Americans with a variant of the ABCA7 gene have almost double the risk of developing late-onset Alzheimer’s disease.
High levels of antibodies to five common infections found to be associated with an increased risk of cognitive decline.
The virus that causes cold sores, along with other viral or bacterial infections, may be associated with cognitive problems; a new study from CUMC's Mira Katan and Mitch Elkind.