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Neural ‘poisonous flowers’ may cause Alzheimer’s plaque, study finds

Alzheimer’s The disease has long thwarted our best efforts to identify its underlying causes. Now, a new study in mice suggests that ‘poisonous flowers’ filled with cellular debris may be the source of a hallmark of miserable disease and a beautifully sinister sign of a failing waste disposal system in the body. inside damaged brain …

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‘Reverse-engineered’ brain tissue reveals sugar-rich protein linked to Alzheimer’s disease

A special sugar molecule has been discovered by researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine that may play a key role in the development of Alzheimer’s disease. In a bit of “reverse engineered” research using brain tissue from five people who died with[{” attribute=””>Alzheimer’s disease, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say they have discovered that a special sugar …

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