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Virtual Workshop: Lipids in Brain Aging and Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

NIH scientists try a new twist on using ‘personalized’ stem cells for studying dementia

Nerve cell biomarker helps predict mortality risk in older-age adults

Half of Alzheimer’s disease cases may be mild

Language performance as a predictor of future Alzheimer’s disease

Dementia increases the risk and severity of COVID-19, study finds

National Academies committee provides analysis, recommendations for dementia care and caregiving interventions

Workshop on bilingualism and cognitive reserve and resilience

Genetic study of Lewy body dementia supports ties to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases

Seven recent papers amplify advances in Alzheimer’s research

Supporting undergraduates to excel in aging research

Employment may slow memory decline for women

Novel gene loci tied to risk of Alzheimer’s in African Americans

NIH study uncovers blood vessel damage and inflammation in COVID-19 patients’ brains but no infection

Positive mood in older adults suggests better brain function

Mouse Aging Cell Atlas enables discovery of cellular-specific aging changes in different cell types and organs

Microglia, the brain’s trash collector cells, may play larger role in brain health, may reveal clues to disease treatments

Sleep disturbances linked to abnormal deposits of certain proteins in the brain

Different forms of tau protein may relate to how fast dementia worsens

Sharing concerning test results with Alzheimer’s research participants does not cause distress, studies find

Genetic clues found for cognitive resilience to Alzheimer’s disease

Experts discuss knowledge gaps on potential risks for researchers working with Alzheimer’s disease samples

Video games show potential in improving key aspects of memory in older adults

Los NIH amplían un estudio a gran escala sobre biomarcadores de la enfermedad de Alzheimer

NIH augments large scale study of Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers