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Scientists unlock microbiome’s secrets

  Scientists unlock microbiome’s secrets Collaborations produce unexpected research on role of bacteria in disease By Matt Wood Alzheimer’s disease researcher Myles Minter still sounds a little surprised while describing the improbable group of researchers he is collaborating with these ...

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Can pomegranates protect the brain from dementia

Pomegranates contain high concentrations of antioxidant compounds which play an important role in preventing neurodegenerative disease. (Photo: Shutterstock). Click for a full size image   Can pomegranates protect the brain from dementia? A diet rich in pomegranates had significant positive ...

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Amyloid PET Scans: Are They a Game-Changer

Image courtesy of the National Institute on Aging/National Institutes of Health Click for a full size image Amyloid PET Scans: Are They a Game-Changer? Amyloid PET scans allow, for the first time, accurate detection of amyloid plaques—one of the hallmarks ...

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Diagnostiquer Alzheimer le plus tôt possible

Click for a full size image   Diagnostiquer Alzheimer le plus tôt possible En étudiant les symptômes de la Maladie d’Alzheimer, des scientifiques dirigés par l’EPFL ont découvert des indices qui pourraient aider les médecins à diagnostiquer ou même à ...

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