Tag: alzheimer’s disease

UofL researcher part of international team to discover bacterial pathogen in...

New science uncovers how an unlikely culprit, Porphyromonas gingivalis (Pg) – the bacterium commonly associated with chronic gum disease – appears to drive Alzheimer’s disease...

UofL cancer researcher gains NIH funding to study Alzheimer’s disease

Levi Beverly, PhD, believes he can use his cancer research to help in the quest to understand a cause and find a cure for...

Detecting Alzheimer’s disease earlier using … Greebles? Difficulty distinguishing novel objects...

Would you be able to tell one Greeble from another? These unique graphic characters may prove to be valuable tools in detecting signs of Alzheimer’s...

UofL researcher to educate health professionals in the Middle East about...

To educate physicians, researchers, social workers and nurses in the Middle East on current research and treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, Robert Friedland, MD, professor...

Study demonstrates role of gut bacteria in neurodegenerative diseases Research at...

Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis are all characterized by clumped, misfolded proteins and inflammation in the brain. In more than 90...