In one of the first studies of its kind, Columbia’s Philip De Jager shows how “big data” analyses may lead to new treatment strategies for Alzheimer’s disease.
It's not just amyloid; white matter hyperintensities may be a second necessary factor for the development of Alzheimer’s.
Depression appears to be associated with mild cognitive impairment and an increased risk of dementia; José A. Luchsinger, MD, MPH was senior author of the study, published in the Archives of Neurology.
Richard Mayeux was elected Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his work on the epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease.
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A study found that educational experience was a strong predictor of cognitive decline risk across groups.