• 6 Experimental Alzheimer's Disease Diagnostics Projects Get Funding Boost

    20 hours ago - By Xconomy

    Scientists gathered this week in San Diego at the annual Clinical Trials on Alzheimer's Disease Congress are focused on ways to treat the neurodegenerative disease, a task that continues to vex those working to develop potential medicines. Others are working on an intimately related problem: early detection of the disease and related dementias. On Wednesday the New York-based Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation named six scientists who will receive a cut of $6 million to put toward their work developing diagnostic tools for the disease. The idea is to find a method that can more simply...
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