A French Alzheimer’s specialist suspected of fraud in the United States

Clinical laboratory research aimed at developing a possible cure for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. TEK IMAGE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/Science Photo Library via AFP STORY – Author of a reference article in 2006, Sylvain Lesné would have manipulated many figures in his work. A promising drug carried by a young pharmaceutical laboratory; a scientist who sets out … Read more

Memory loss: when should you worry?

By Anne Lefevre-Balleydier Posted 3 hours ago, Update 2 hours ago “NOTYour memory is not comparable to a computer’s hard drive: it does not store memories, but rewrites them every nightremarks neurobiologist Luc Buée, head of a team studying the mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease and director of the Inserm Lille neurosciences & cognition research center. … Read more

Where does Alzheimer’s disease come from? Study challenges main theory

ALZHEIMER – “These new elements upset what we think about the progression of Alzheimer’s disease”, concluded the American biologist Ralph Nixon, following the publication of a study on Alzheimer’s disease, which he directed, in the review Nature Neuroscience. Published Thursday, June 2, it describes new mechanisms that can lead to Alzheimer’s disease and thus adds … Read more

Alzheimer’s, the most famous dementia

AFP, published on Thursday, June 02, 2022 at 5:34 p.m. Alzheimer’s disease is the most well-known and widespread dementia, with no treatment currently available to cure or prevent it. She sees the patient irreparably losing his memory and his capacity for judgment, during an evolution which generally takes several years. At least 30 million people … Read more