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Harnessing immune cells in the brain to ward off Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases – Neuroscience News

Summary: Researchers have identified a protein that could be harnessed to help microglia in the brain ward off Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases. Source: The conversation Many neurodegenerative diseases, or conditions resulting from the loss of function or death of brain cells, remain largely incurable. Most available treatments target only one of the multiple …

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Machine Learning Identifies Most Accurate Time Frames to Predict Alzheimer's Disease Progression

Machine Learning Identifies Most Accurate Time Frames to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease Progression

A Cornell-led collaboration used machine learning to identify the most accurate ways and timeframes to predict the course of Alzheimer’s disease in cognitively normal or mildly cognitively impaired people. Modeling has shown that it is easier and more accurate to predict future dementia decline in people with mild cognitive impairment than in cognitively normal or …

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'Manushree will be fine very soon.'  Gautam Adani's promise to a toddler with heart disease is gaining internet

‘Manushree will be fine very soon.’ Gautam Adani’s promise to a toddler with heart disease is gaining internet

While the world’s richest man is in the headlines for ruthlessly firing employees, India’s richest man, Gautam Adani, is in the limelight for quite opposite reasons. . The billionaire is now winning hearts across the country for his big-hearted effort to save Manushree, a four-year-old girl who was diagnosed with a hole in her heart. …

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