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Gene signal informs Alzheimer's risk

... a profile covering 150 genes that can be used as a healthy ageing benchmark dubbed a "healthy ageing gene score" by the team. In the group of subjects ... examined, there was a 400 percent range in the healthy ageing gene score. "If we look at people aged 40 and 50, we ...

Saggital transection through the human brain

Cause of brain ageing discovered

... hope for a fresh approach to the development of anti-ageing techniques. Whereas previous investigations have ... a significant development in the ongoing quest to conquer ageing. What makes brains age, and a way to slow the ... has been uncovered by US scientists... Cause of brain ageing discovered ...

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Is dementia on the rise?

... for but, also, people are living longer. We've got an ageing population and that means more people are living long ...

Intermediate magnification micrograph of cerebral amyloid angiopathy with senile plaques in the cerebral cortex consistent of amyloid beta, as may be seen in Alzheimer disease. Amyloid beta immunostain.

Stopping Alzheimer's occurring

... from brain to blood and blood back into the brain. Now, in ageing, we lose the potential to be able to transfer this ...

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Cascading through the brain

... and yet, it's going to affect more and more people with an ageing population. Anything that can be done to actually ...