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September 7th 2023
A nationwide cohort study shows individuals with a history of infection are at a nearly 50% greater likelihood of dementia development in older age.
February 2nd 2023
September 27th 2022
Investigators found a 22% reduction in clinical decline at the 78-week cutoff in the intent to treat population in EMERGE who received high-dose aducanumab, with a similar reduction seen in the opportunity to complete population.
As of February, 121 unique therapies are involved in clinical trials for Alzheimer disease, with putative disease-modifying agents targeting disease onset or progression accounting for the largest number.