Hundreds Gear Up For NYC’s Walk To End Alzheimer’s – CBS New York

October 21, 2017 by  
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Hundreds Gear Up For NYC's Walk To End Alzheimer's
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The walks happen across the country and are the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support, and research. Fran Davies from the Alzheimer's Association's New York City chapter stopped by to chat with CBS2's Andrea …

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s returns to Riverwalk – Bradenton Herald

October 20, 2017 by  
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Walk to End Alzheimer's returns to Riverwalk
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The Walk to End Alzheimer's is being put on by the Alzheimer's Association. According to the organization, Florida has the second highest incidence rate of Alzheimer's and nearly 12,000 Manatee County residents have been diagnosed. “The people of …
Participants sought for 'Walk to End Alzheimer's'Henrico Citizen
Alzheimer's Walk walker: 'The cure is the ultimate goal'Asheboro Courier Tribune
Couple to partake in Walk to End Alzheimer'sDaily Tribune News
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Discovery lights path for Alzheimer’s research – Phys.Org

October 19, 2017 by  
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Discovery lights path for Alzheimer's research
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A probe invented at Rice University that lights up when it binds to a misfolded amyloid beta peptide—the kind suspected of causing Alzheimer's disease—has identified a specific binding site on the protein that could facilitate better drugs to treat
New 'plaque destroying' light therapy could prevent Alzheimer's disease by blitzing dangerous proteinsDaily Mail

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Edelmans Donate $25 Million To Alzheimer’s – Financial Advisor Magazine

October 19, 2017 by  
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Edelmans Donate $25 Million To Alzheimer's
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Ric and Jean Edelman, founders of Edelman Financial Services, Fairfax, Va., have offered a $25 million donation to the XPRIZE competition focused on supporting development of innovative approaches to combat Alzheimer's disease. Their announcement …
Alzheimer's Team Receives Highest Honors at Annual XPRIZE Visioneers SummitBusiness Wire (press release)

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USC seeks a better understanding of Alzheimer’s among Mexican-Americans – USC News

October 18, 2017 by  
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USC seeks a better understanding of Alzheimer's among Mexican-Americans
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USC is taking part in a collaborative project that aims to gain a better understanding of Alzheimer's disease among Mexican-Americans, who account for nearly one-fifth of the U.S. population. A recent review estimated that only 3 percent of Alzheimer's …

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Alzheimer’s walk raises $47000 – Wilkes Journal Patriot

October 17, 2017 by  
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Alzheimer's walk raises $47000
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She was busy during the hour before the 10:30 a.m. walk getting signatures for a petition to U.S. Congressmen asking for a strong, accountable National Alzheimer's Plan, ensuring Alzheimer's disease research is a priority at the National Institutes of

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Biogen Biomarkers Mark Way To Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s Treatments – Investor’s Business Daily

October 16, 2017 by  
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Biogen Biomarkers Mark Way To Alzheimer's, Parkinson's Treatments
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Biogen (BIIB) continues to drive innovation in neuroscience, using biomarkers, biological mechanisms and other cutting-edge technologies to develop therapies to fight some of the toughest-to-treat diseases, including MS, ALS, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

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Gibbons: One step closer, why I fight to end Alzheimer’s – Livingston Daily

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Leading an Alzheimer’s walk, with my dad in my heart – WABC-TV

October 14, 2017 by  
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Leading an Alzheimer's walk, with my dad in my heart
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Soon after he died, I was asked by the Alzheimer's Association of New York to emcee their annual Memory Walk. Nineteen years later, I'm still helping emcee the event. It takes place Sunday, October 15, at 10 a.m. in Riverside Park (entrance at West

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One gene can both cause and prevent Alzheimer’s damage – Futurity: Research News

October 13, 2017 by  
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One gene can both cause and prevent Alzheimer's damage
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A single gene presents a good news/bad news scenario for treating Alzheimer's disease, report researchers. A major player in Alzheimer's, mutations of the gene TREM2 can substantially raise a person's risk of developing the disease. In the early stages

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