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Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Alzheimer's Disease: Rethinking Things?

A very readable piece from Gina Kolata of the New York Times:

Doubt on Tactic in Alzheimer’s Battle
By GINA KOLATA
The New York Times
Published: August 18, 2010

"The failure of a promising Alzheimer’s drug highlights the gap between diagnosis and treatment."

Read the full article

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

What if the accumulation of plaques is a response to some other mechanism which has more to do with the disease progression? It seems as though the entire pathway needs another look.