A drug tested on mice as a potential preventative against Alzheimer's disease had a range of unexpected anti-ageing effects.
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.
Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.
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.
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.
The awards were given to researchers from around the world who have solved mysteries such as secret brain circuits and shape-shifting spaces.
Injecting mouse embryos with a human DNA sequence leads to a marked increase in brain size -- and may provide insights into Alzheimer's.
Oral-B, Smart Kapp, Cobi, and student Kenneth Shinozuka enter the 2015 winners circle for their unique approaches to Bluetooth-compatible products and services.
UK Alzheimer's charity creates a new app that replicates the symptoms of dementia -- memory loss, confusion, and difficulty communicating.
A review of 10+ years of imaging studies finds that PET scans can safely and accurately detect various forms of dementia.