Tag: Beta-amyloid

Sleep Deprivation Linked To Alzheimer's Disease: A Sleepless Night May Already Increase Risk

A new study proves the connection between sleep deprivation and the formation of one of the proteins in the brain that doctors use to diagnose Alzheimer's disease. The study shows that even just one sleepless night leads to higher risk.

Healthy Living/Wellness April 10, 2018

Taurine-Like Chemical Clears Alzheimer's Plaque In Mice

Korean researchers found taurine-like EPPS chemical dissolved amyloid buildup in mice brains engineered to mimic Alzheimer's symptoms. Non-toxic and water soluble, the EPPS chemical can break down amyloid clusters that can be cleared easily.

Life December 10, 2015

Lack of smell and excess protein in eyes may indicate development of Alzheimer's

Researchers presented studies at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference that reported findings showing decreased odor identification ability by patients that eventually developed Alzheimer's, as well as buildup of beta-amyloid protein in eyes.

Life July 15, 2014

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