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Brain Scans for Alzheimer’s Disease Detect tau Protein (BBC News)

Summary Innovative brain imaging techniques, which are understood to be better at detecting the build-up of tau protein (linked to Alzheimer’s Disease), have been developed by Japanese scientists. Read more: BBC News: Alzheimer’s brain scan detects tau protein. Reference Gallagher, J. (2013). Alzheimer’s brain scan detects tau protein. … Continue reading

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Brain Scans Detect Early Alzheimer’s Disease

[A version of this abstract appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT) Volume 1 Issue 8 March 2011]. Abstract An advanced computer programme has been developed to compare patients’ brain scans against a database of 1,200 images of brains … Continue reading

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