Search Tag: neurodegenerative diseases

IMAGING Management

#ECR2020: The Invisible in Alzheimer's

2020 17 Jul

Scientists, researchers and clinicians have spent decades trying to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease (AD). In a session at #ECR2020 Digital Congress, imaging experts talked about Alzheimer's disease and neurodegeneration: visualising the invisible.   Lydiane Hirschler and Meike Venooij of the Netherlands and Javier Arbizu of Spain showed how... Read more

Executive Health Management

Top Target Treatments infographic

2019 22 May

Top target treatments and application of personalised medicine in healthcare Read more

Cardiology Management

Heart failure: the Alzheimer’s disease of the heart?

2018 15 May

Desmin is a protein found in the cell’s “skeleton,” or supporting structure, and is known as intermediate filaments. New Johns Hopkins-led research shows desmin protein clumps appear to accumulate in the diseased hearts of mice and people with heart failure. The mechanism is similar to how protein clumps build up in the brain in people with some... Read more