July 18, 2016

Landmark study reveals earlier sign of Alzheimer's than amyloid build-up

By leveraging big data analytics on an enormous quantity of patient information, (including MR and PET exams) researchers from the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI) and Hospital have shown that decreased blood flow through the brain is the earliest discernible physiological clue that a patient may have the most common cause of dementia in humans on the planet.  {read more here}