3/9/2014 – Biomarkers could predict Alzheimer’s before it starts

Mar 09, 2014 Comments Off by

A simple blood test has the potential to predict whether a healthy person will develop symptoms of dementia within two or three years. If larger studies uphold the results, the test could fill a major gap in strategies to combat brain degeneration, which is thought to show symptoms only at a stage when it too late to treat effectively.

Read the full article at Nature.

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