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PSAP gene found important for a neuron’s survival


Abnormal cholesterol metabolism linked to dementia risk


Consuming a diet with more fish fats, less vegetable oils can reduce migraine headaches


Testing a blood biomarker for neurodegeneration


Spotlight On: Yoo Kim, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


Spotlight On: Nicole Armstrong, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


Spotlight On: Sharmin Hossain, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


Spotlight On: Xylena Reed, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


Spotlight On: Mahamat Babagana, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


Spotlight On: Marta Woloszynowska-Fraser, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


Unique gut microbiome patterns linked to healthy aging, increased longevity


Dr. Andrew Singleton to direct new NIH intramural research effort for Alzheimer’s and related dementias research


Mitochondrial health is linked to longer life in female rats with high exercise capacity


Spotlight On: Gayan Premaratne, postdoctoral fellow at NIA


NIA study identifies FDA-approved drugs that may also be helpful for dementia


Spotlight on: Josephine Egan, senior investigator at NIA


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


Two studies explore LRRK2’s activity in Parkinson’s disease


Genetic study in Sardinia shines new light on disease and immunity


NIH researchers link cases of ALS and FTD to a mutation associated with Huntington’s disease