Read about what excited our writers about neuroscience this year.
A recent study found that plaques in the brains of Alzheimer’s disease patients are formed when cells’ cleanup machinery becomes defective.
Recent developments in our understanding of how COVID-19 affects the brain have led scientists to revisit an old idea that Alzheimer’s could be virally induced.
A recent study suggests that an Alzheimer’s disease-related protein could explain why specific neurons die first.
Targeting an important protein in the pathway of Alzheimer’s disease is not proving itself to be the cure-all people hoped for