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NIH-led effort launches Big Data portal for Alzheimer's drug discovery


Use of anticholinergic drugs linked to higher dementia risk


HHS/NIH proposed changes for registering, reporting clinical trial information


Groundbreaking Alzheimer’s model in petri dish points to amyloid as disease trigger


Loss of the sense of smell may predict mortality risk among older people


Increased brain activity may compensate for amyloid pathology in older brains


NIH-supported study shows promise for blood test for Alzheimer's disease


NIH-funded researchers link epigenome changes to Alzheimer’s disease


Physical activity and Alzheimer's-related hippocampal atrophy


Gene risk factors for age-related brain disorders may affect immune system function


Number of Alzheimer’s deaths found to be underreported


Leadership changes in NIA’s Division of Neuroscience


Longevity gene may boost brain power


Researchers find association between abnormal tau and damaged brain cell DNA


NIH-supported clinical trial finds antidepressant reduces Alzheimer’s agitation


NIH, industry and non-profits join forces to speed validation of disease targets


Rare genetic variants may double risk for Alzheimer’s disease


NIH deposits first batch of genomic data for Alzheimer's disease


NIH-supported study identifies 11 new Alzheimer's disease risk genes


NIH funding boosts new Alzheimer’s research on prevention, novel drug targets


Amylin deposits in the brain may link dementia and diabetes


Falls may be sign of future Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive decline


Novel NIH initiative enables testing of existing compound as Alzheimer's treatment


Biomarkers can predict risk for Alzheimer’s several years before symptoms appear


Suppressing protein may stem Alzheimer's disease process