Tag Archives: Copper

Systematic Review of Potential Environmental Risk Factors for Dementia (BBC News / Alzheimer Scotland / BMC Geriatrics)

Summary Experts at the Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Research Centre have compiled a list of the environmental factors which are thought likely to contribute to the risk of developing dementia. Full Text Link Reference List of dementia environmental risk factors drawn … Continue reading

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Recent Genetics-Related Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

The full-text of these articles may need a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment for access. The Bibliographic Citations Meng, F. Dai, E. Yu, X. [et al] (2013). Constructing and characterizing a bioactive small molecule and microRNA association … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses: Epidemiological Studies, Risk Factors and Prevention

Some of the following articles are available freely, but a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or one-off payment may be needed for access to the full-text of the other articles. The Bibliographic Citations da Silva, J. Goncalves-Pereira, M. Xavier, … Continue reading

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Copper Disrupts Brain Amyloid-β Production and Clearance? (NHS Choices / PNAS)

Summary This NHS Choices “Behind the Headlines” critical appraisal of recent research in the news is about a laboratory study carried out on mice and human brain cells, investigating whether copper may reduce the capacity of the brain to get … Continue reading

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