- Douglas R Galasko, University of California, San Diego
- Todd E Golde, University of Florida
- Philip Scheltens, VU University Medical Center
Affiliated to Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI), London, United Kingdom
Alzheimer's Disease International is the international federation of national Alzheimer organisations and global voice for dementia, leading and unifying the dementia community to provide global solutions to a global epidemic.
Two-dimensional in vivo Localized COrrelated SpectroscopY (L-COSY) can identify which neurochemicals differ in professional athletes with repetitive brain trauma in comparison to healthy controls.
Alterations in monoaminergic neurotransmitters contribute differently to the neurochemical pathophysiology of depression and psychosis in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) compared to Alzheimer’s disease (AD).
As part of the cerebral multi-morbidity series, Baker and Götz review the contribution that transgenic animal models have made to a better mechanistic understanding of the causes and consequences of co- or multi-morbidity.
Lyketsos and colleagues review the current literature on the phenomenology and diagnosis, neurobiology, and treatment approaches for several key behavioral phenotypes in Alzheimer’s disease.
Elevated cerebrovascular resistance (CVRi) in the very-old is associated with greater cerebrovascular disease burden and poorer cognitive function within regions associated with Alzheimer’s disease, demonstrating the potential of CVRi as a potential vascular biomarker.
Lars Lannfelt, Christer Möller, Hans Basun, Gunilla Osswald, Dag Sehlin, Andrew Satlin, Veronika Logovinsky, Pär GellerforsAlzheimer's Research & Therapy 2014, 6:16 (24 March 2014)
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