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No Girl Mice Allowed!

You’d be hard pressed to find a female mouse in today’s neuroscience labs. Written off as having complex brains and poor cage manners, female mice take back seat to their male counterparts in Alzheimer’s research experiments...

New drug may boost brain power in Alzheimer’s patients

A new drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease may be four times more effective than the current medication in improving the brain power of patients, Australian researchers say. Preliminary results from the drug trial of Anavex 2-73 in Alfred Health...

Disposal of key Alzheimer’s protein drops dramatically with age

The greatest risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease is advancing age. After 65, the risk doubles every five years, and 40 percent or more of people 85 and older are estimated to be living with the devastating condition....

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