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Intensive blood pressure control may slow age-related brain damage

Parkinson's study in mice highlights importance of motor learning in combination with dopamine replacement

"Silent" heart attacks may help explain strokes of mysterious origin

International Symposium to Honor Pioneer in Neuroscience and Fasting

Purging failed brain insulation cells lessened damage, improved cognition in Alzheimer's mouse model

High cholesterol, other factors shown to increase risk for ALS

Exosomes help track effectiveness of experimental Parkinson's disease drug

Breakdowns in mitochondrial housekeeping provide another clue to Alzheimer's culprit

Common genetic disorder found to cause serious disease and disability with age

Healthy gut bacteria help ward off age-related insulin resistance in animal models

Cancer in Aging collaborative funding opportunity announced

NIA and NIEHS intramural researchers team up for joint fellowships

Secrets of the coupled clock behind the heart's natural pacemaker cells

NIA, JPND announce effort to enhance transatlantic collaboration on neurodegenerative disease research

Nicotinamide supplement in aging mice shows some health improvements, but not increased longevity

NIH-supported international team confirms new genetic mutation link to ALS

Blood, brain metabolites could be earlier biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease

Compound prevents neurological damage, shows cognitive benefits in mouse model of Alzheimer's disease

Higher brain glucose levels may mean more severe Alzheimer's

Compound in green tomatoes extends lifespan, healthspan in animal models, human cells