A new study suggests that errors on memory and thinking tests may signal Alzheimer’s up to 18 years before the disease can be diagnosed.
High levels of DNA damage in nerve cells can lead to dementia, researchers have found.
An implantable, microchip-based device may soon replace the injections and pills now needed to treat chronic diseases.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.
The company unveiled the gel at a launch event on Friday.
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Pall Corporation offers the XRS 20 Bioreactor System, a bioreactor with unique agitation properties that incorporates a single-use, easy-to-use Allegro 3-D biocontainer. This next generation “rocker” bioreactor is designed for cultivation of mammalian cells in suspension culture.
A new test can accurately diagnose the Ebola virus disease within minutes at the point of care, providing clinicians with crucial, on-the-spot information for treating patients and containing outbreaks.
Trametinib inhibits the same signal pathway in flies and humans and could thus conceivably also extend life expectancy in humans.
Researchers have identified a molecular mechanism that directs embryonic stem cells to mature into endothelial cells -- the specialized cells that form blood vessels.
Honokiol, from magnolia bark, shuts down cancer cells in lab.
Old beliefs upended as dementia research yields new locations for word and sentence comprehension.
A new study suggests that people with a genetic predisposition to high blood pressure have a lower risk for Alzheimer's disease.
The panel analyzed how the proliferation of internet-connected communication devices, like smartphones and wearables, can generate challenges and opportunities for the future of the healthcare industry.
The ICE-STIR is a bench-top product that cools vessels below ambient temperature while maintaining. Aluminum Thermal Lab Beads conduct heat away from the sample while magnetic stir rods continuously stir the contents.