July 13, 2015

Mid-Life Changes to Alzheimer’s Biomarkers May Predict Dementia

Researchers believe middle-life changes in key biomarkers of Alzheimer’s disease may predict who will develop dementia years later. Investigators from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis studied brain scans and cerebrospinal fluid of healthy adults for more than 10 years. They followed 169 cognitively normal research participants ages 45 to 75 when they entered the study. {read more here}