A drug tested on mice as a potential preventative against Alzheimer's disease had a range of unexpected anti-ageing effects.
A lab-grown brain is the most complete ever developed, equivalent to the brain maturity of a five-week-old foetus.
Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.
Scientists at Australia's CSIRO are developing an eye test that can detect the protein responsible for Alzheimer's up to 20 years earlier than currently possible.
A recent campaign to increase awareness of the most common form of dementia put people in photos of fake events, possibly giving them a momentary sense of what the disease might feel like.
Counting quarters and naming animals are part of a quick written test that could help determine if you may be prone to Alzheimer's disease.
New class of imaging agents enables clinicians to watch the progression of Alzheimer's disease in real time in the brains of living patients.
Injecting mouse embryos with a human DNA sequence leads to a marked increase in brain size -- and may provide insights into Alzheimer's.
Research into space radiation exposure suggests new risk to long-distance astronauts -- symptoms of dementia.
Long an obstacle to treating diseases like brain cancer, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's, the blood-brain barrier might soon be unlocked thanks to a medical physicist in Canada.