Banner Alzheimers Institute http://banneralz.org Banner Alzheimers Institute Banner Alzheimer's partners with Novartis /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimers-partners-with-novartis.aspx 2014-07-14T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimers-partners-with-novartis.aspx Researchers from the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute (BAI) today announced a partnership with Novartis in a pioneering medical trial to determine whether two investigational anti-amyloid drugs—an active immunotherapy and an oral medication—can prevent or delay the emergence of symptoms of Alzheimer’s in people at particularly high risk for developing the disease at older ages. Read more: Banner Physician Receives Prestigious Potamkin Award for Alzheimer's Research /alzheimers-news-items/banner-physician-receives-prestigious-potamkin-award-for-alzheimers-research.aspx 2013-01-24T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-physician-receives-prestigious-potamkin-award-for-alzheimers-research.aspx Alzheimer's Prevention Initiative Trial Marks Milestone /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimers-prevention-initiative-trial-marks-milestone.aspx 2013-12-23T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimers-prevention-initiative-trial-marks-milestone.aspx PHOENIX, AZ (Dec. 23, 2013) – The Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative (API) trial in cognitively healthy individuals has reached a significant milestone with the first participants in Colombia receiving doses of an experimental anti-amyloid antibody, crenezumab designed to delay or prevent the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. Banner Alzheimer’s Institute to open $16.3M Imaging Center /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimer’s-institute-to-open-$163m-imaging-center.aspx 2013-02-05T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimer’s-institute-to-open-$163m-imaging-center.aspx The Imaging Center, located at BAI’s campus in Phoenix, was made possible by $9.2 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health and $7.1 million in philanthropic support from individuals, corporations and foundations. Cognoptix begins pre-pivotal clinical trial /alzheimers-news-items/cognoptix-begins-pre-pivotal-clinical-trial.aspx 2013-02-28T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/cognoptix-begins-pre-pivotal-clinical-trial.aspx Eye test designed to identify Alzheimer’s disease patients. Research strong linking blueberries with lowering Alzheimer's risk /alzheimers-news-items/research-strong-linking-blueberries-with-lowering-alzheimers-risk.aspx 2013-05-08T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/research-strong-linking-blueberries-with-lowering-alzheimers-risk.aspx The berries could reduce risk of memory loss. High Blood Sugar May Increase Alzheimer's Risk /alzheimers-news-items/high-blood-sugar-may-increase-alzheimers-risk.aspx 2013-05-07T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/high-blood-sugar-may-increase-alzheimers-risk.aspx Elevated blood sugar levels may be associated with a higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, even in people without diabetes. Physican blogs about Alzheimer's Journey /alzheimers-news-items/physican-blogs-about-alzheimers-journey.aspx 2013-04-25T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/physican-blogs-about-alzheimers-journey.aspx CBS news story about a doctor who chronicles his personal experience with Alzheimer's Disease includes quotes from BAI's Dr. Eric Reiman. Alzheimer's researchers seek better prevention with early detection /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimers-researchers-seek-better-prevention-with-early-detection.aspx 2014-01-08T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimers-researchers-seek-better-prevention-with-early-detection.aspx Banner Alzheimer's Institute was featured on PBS Newshour. The segment showcases how BAI is helping Alzheimer's patients and includes interviews with BAI Director Pierre Tariot and Director of Family and Community Services Jan Dougherty. The story also shares information about the Alzheimer's Prevention Registry. Untangling Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/untangling-alzheimers.aspx 2013-09-19T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/untangling-alzheimers.aspx The Arizona Republic's series about Alzheimer's Disease. Stories include information research, patient profiles and the Alzheimer's Prevention Registry. Banner Alzheimer’s Institute wins $33.2 million grant to study drug /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimer’s-institute-wins-$332-million-grant-to-study-drug.aspx 2013-09-19T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimer’s-institute-wins-$332-million-grant-to-study-drug.aspx Could a drug help prevent Alzheimer's Disease? Researches at Banner Alzheimer's Institute will do a new study to determine if one drug will. NIH's $33 Million Alzheimer's Gamble /alzheimers-news-items/nihs-$33-million-alzheimers-gamble.aspx 2013-09-19T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/nihs-$33-million-alzheimers-gamble.aspx NIH gives $33 million for Alzheimer's research. Protein May Hold Key to Alzheimer's Root Cause /alzheimers-news-items/protein-may-hold-key-to-alzheimers-root-cause.aspx 2013-09-19T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/protein-may-hold-key-to-alzheimers-root-cause.aspx Research published suggests a class of proteins could be one of the contributing causes of Alzheimer's. $33 Million Grant for Effort to Prevent Late-Onset Alzheimer’s /alzheimers-news-items/$33-million-grant-for-effort-to-prevent-late-onset-alzheimer’s.aspx 2013-09-19T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/$33-million-grant-for-effort-to-prevent-late-onset-alzheimer’s.aspx In collaboration with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Banner Alzheimer’s Institute (BAI) announces a major prevention trial to evaluate a treatment in cognitively healthy older adults at the highest known genetic risk for developing Alzheimer’s disease at older ages. An NIH grant, expected to total $33.2 million, will support this research. National plan seeks effective Alzheimer's treatment, focus /alzheimers-news-items/national-plan-seeks-effective-alzheimer's-treatment,-focus.aspx 2012-05-28T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/national-plan-seeks-effective-alzheimer's-treatment,-focus.aspx American Medical News The Vanishing Mind: Life, with dementia /alzheimers-news-items/the-vanishing-mind-life,-with-dementia.aspx 2012-02-27T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/the-vanishing-mind-life,-with-dementia.aspx New York Times Nursing Home Sex Stifled by Safety Fears /alzheimers-news-items/nursing-home-sex-stifled-by-safety-fears.aspx 2012-06-26T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/nursing-home-sex-stifled-by-safety-fears.aspx ABC News HHS Secretary Sebelius reports on U.S. Alzheimer's plan /alzheimers-news-items/hhs-secretary-sebelius-reports-on-us-alzheimer's-plan.aspx 2012-04-25T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/hhs-secretary-sebelius-reports-on-us-alzheimer's-plan.aspx Alzheimer's Research Forum Alzheimer’s ‘affects a family in every way there is’ /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-‘affects-a-family-in-every-way-there-is’.aspx 2013-09-12T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-‘affects-a-family-in-every-way-there-is’.aspx It’s National Alzheimer’s Month and NBC is trying to focus attention on Alzheimer’s disease which seems to be impacting almost everyone you talk to. Unraveling Alzheimer's mysteries in search of new treatment /alzheimers-news-items/unraveling-alzheimers-mysteries-in-search-of-new-treatment.aspx /alzheimers-news-items/unraveling-alzheimers-mysteries-in-search-of-new-treatment.aspx Washington University is conducting a study called the “Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network,” or DIAN, which looks at people who are destined to develop symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease because they inherited a gene mutation that causes the illness. How Down Syndrome may help unravel Alzheimer's puzzle /alzheimers-news-items/how-down-syndrome-may-help-unravel-alzheimers-puzzle.aspx /alzheimers-news-items/how-down-syndrome-may-help-unravel-alzheimers-puzzle.aspx Researchers now believe that understanding the connection between Alzheimer’s Disease and down syndrome might help unravel the Alzheimer’s puzzle and point towards therapies that might slow, or even halt, the disease. Because Hope Matters /alzheimers-news-items/because-hope-matters.aspx /alzheimers-news-items/because-hope-matters.aspx Dr. Pierre Tariot discusses his goal to end Alzheimer's before another generation is lost. An Introduction to Genetics and Alzheimer's Disease /alzheimers-news-items/an-introduction-to-genetics-and-alzheimers-disease.aspx 2013-08-13T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/an-introduction-to-genetics-and-alzheimers-disease.aspx Banner Alzheimer's Institute's Jessica Langbaum discusses in her Huffington Post column how genetics can factor into Alzheimer's Disease. Finding a treatment for Alzheimer's by 2025 /alzheimers-news-items/finding-a-treatment-for-alzheimer's-by-2025.aspx 2012-01-23T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/finding-a-treatment-for-alzheimer's-by-2025.aspx CBS News US government sets out Alzheimer’s plan /alzheimers-news-items/us-government-sets-out-alzheimer’s-plan.aspx 2012-05-22T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/us-government-sets-out-alzheimer’s-plan.aspx Nature The National Plan to fight Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/the-national-plan-to-fight-alzheimer's.aspx /alzheimers-news-items/the-national-plan-to-fight-alzheimer's.aspx CNN Path Is Found for the Spread of Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/path-is-found-for-the-spread-of-alzheimer's.aspx 2012-02-01T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/path-is-found-for-the-spread-of-alzheimer's.aspx New York Times Alzheimer’s Prevention Trial Announced /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-prevention-trial-announced.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-prevention-trial-announced.aspx AZ Business Magazine FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease /alzheimers-news-items/fda-approves-amyvid™-(florbetapir-f-18-injection)-for-use-in-patients-being-evaluated-for-alzheimer's-disease.aspx 2012-04-06T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/fda-approves-amyvid™-(florbetapir-f-18-injection)-for-use-in-patients-being-evaluated-for-alzheimer's-disease.aspx Yahoo Alzheimer's disease: Music brings patients 'back to life' /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-disease-music-brings-patients-'back-to-life'.aspx 2012-04-13T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-disease-music-brings-patients-'back-to-life'.aspx ABC News The latest on Alzheimer's research /alzheimers-news-items/the-latest-on-alzheimer's-research.aspx 2012-07-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/the-latest-on-alzheimer's-research.aspx NPR - The Diane Rehm Show Alzheimer's Cure by 2025? /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-cure-by-2025.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-cure-by-2025.aspx ABC World News Tonight NIH Director Announces $100M Prevention Trial of Genentech Antibody /alzheimers-news-items/nih-director-announces-$100m-prevention-trial-of-genentech-antibody.aspx 2012-05-17T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/nih-director-announces-$100m-prevention-trial-of-genentech-antibody.aspx Alzheimer's Research Forum Alzheimer's Prevention Drug Trial /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-prevention-drug-trial.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-prevention-drug-trial.aspx Arizona Horizon, PBS Scientists work towards Alzheimer's prevention pill /alzheimers-news-items/scientists-work-towards-alzheimer's-prevention-pill.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/scientists-work-towards-alzheimer's-prevention-pill.aspx The World Today (Australia) New Drug Trial Aims To Prevent Alzheimer's Before It Starts /alzheimers-news-items/new-drug-trial-aims-to-prevent-alzheimer's-before-it-starts.aspx 2012-05-17T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/new-drug-trial-aims-to-prevent-alzheimer's-before-it-starts.aspx Time US Launches Campaign Against Alzheimer's, Including Prevention Drug Trials /alzheimers-news-items/us-launches-campaign-against-alzheimer's,-including-prevention-drug-trials.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/us-launches-campaign-against-alzheimer's,-including-prevention-drug-trials.aspx Voice of America Federal Funds Launch First Alzheimer's Prevention Study /alzheimers-news-items/federal-funds-launch-first-alzheimer's-prevention-study.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/federal-funds-launch-first-alzheimer's-prevention-study.aspx Clinical Psychiatry News US strategy for Alzheimer’s disease laid out /alzheimers-news-items/us-strategy-for-alzheimer’s-disease-laid-out.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/us-strategy-for-alzheimer’s-disease-laid-out.aspx Nature Family with Alzheimer's gene to test Genentech drug /alzheimers-news-items/family-with-alzheimer's-gene-to-test-genentech-drug.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/family-with-alzheimer's-gene-to-test-genentech-drug.aspx San Francisco Chronicle Research to Prevent Alzheimer’s Will Target Group With Rare Form /alzheimers-news-items/research-to-prevent-alzheimer’s-will-target-group-with-rare-form.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/research-to-prevent-alzheimer’s-will-target-group-with-rare-form.aspx ABC News Groundbreaking Alzheimer's Disease Prevention Trial Announced /alzheimers-news-items/groundbreaking-alzheimer's-disease-prevention-trial-announced.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/groundbreaking-alzheimer's-disease-prevention-trial-announced.aspx Health News Digest Alzheimer’s Research Effort Seeks New Treatments by 2025 (1) /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-research-effort-seeks-new-treatments-by-2025-(1).aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-research-effort-seeks-new-treatments-by-2025-(1).aspx Business Week Groundbreaking $100M study aims to stop Alzheimer's before it starts /alzheimers-news-items/groundbreaking-$100m-study-aims-to-stop-alzheimer's-before-it-starts.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/groundbreaking-$100m-study-aims-to-stop-alzheimer's-before-it-starts.aspx CBS News Banner involved in $100 million Alzheimer's study /alzheimers-news-items/banner-involved-in-$100-million-alzheimer's-study.aspx /alzheimers-news-items/banner-involved-in-$100-million-alzheimer's-study.aspx KTAR U.S. Launches National Alzheimer's Plan /alzheimers-news-items/us-launches-national-alzheimer's-plan.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/us-launches-national-alzheimer's-plan.aspx Time Alzheimer's prevention? New drug trial brings promise /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-prevention-new-drug-trial-brings-promise.aspx 2012-05-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-prevention-new-drug-trial-brings-promise.aspx CBS News Study to test antibody crenezumab for preventing Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/study-to-test-antibody-crenezumab-for-preventing-alzheimer's.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/study-to-test-antibody-crenezumab-for-preventing-alzheimer's.aspx USA Today Trial Targets Alzheimer's Before It Strikes /alzheimers-news-items/trial-targets-alzheimer's-before-it-strikes.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/trial-targets-alzheimer's-before-it-strikes.aspx Wall Street Journal Alzheimer’s Research Effort Seeks New Treatments by 2025 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-research-effort-seeks-new-treatments-by-2025.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer’s-research-effort-seeks-new-treatments-by-2025.aspx Bloomberg Banner Alzheimer’s Institute launching $100M clinical trial /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimer’s-institute-launching-$100m-clinical-trial.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-alzheimer’s-institute-launching-$100m-clinical-trial.aspx Phoenix Business Journal Roche Alzheimer's drug picked for major test /alzheimers-news-items/roche-alzheimer's-drug-picked-for-major-test.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/roche-alzheimer's-drug-picked-for-major-test.aspx Reuters Prevention is goal of Alzheimer's drug trial /alzheimers-news-items/prevention-is-goal-of-alzheimer's-drug-trial.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/prevention-is-goal-of-alzheimer's-drug-trial.aspx New York Times Banner tests experimental drug to halt Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/banner-tests-experimental-drug-to-halt-alzheimer's.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-tests-experimental-drug-to-halt-alzheimer's.aspx Arizona Republic Government launches new plan to find treatment for Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/government-launches-new-plan-to-find-treatment-for-alzheimer's.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/government-launches-new-plan-to-find-treatment-for-alzheimer's.aspx Fox News U.S. launches ambitious Alzheimer's plan with research push /alzheimers-news-items/us-launches-ambitious-alzheimer's-plan-with-research-push.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/us-launches-ambitious-alzheimer's-plan-with-research-push.aspx Reuters Component in red wine may hold answers in fight against Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/component-in-red-wine-may-hold-answers-in-fight-against-alzheimer's.aspx 2012-05-14T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/component-in-red-wine-may-hold-answers-in-fight-against-alzheimer's.aspx USA Today Landmark Alzheimer's disease summit launches Monday /alzheimers-news-items/landmark-alzheimer's-disease-summit-launches-monday.aspx 2012-05-14T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/landmark-alzheimer's-disease-summit-launches-monday.aspx USA Today Banner institute to study Alzheimer's deep brain stimulation /alzheimers-news-items/banner-institute-to-study-alzheimer's-deep-brain-stimulation.aspx 2012-08-10T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/banner-institute-to-study-alzheimer's-deep-brain-stimulation.aspx Phoenix Business Journal Alzheimer's study using pacemaker-like device in Phoenix /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-study-using-pacemaker-like-device-in-phoenix.aspx 2012-08-10T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-study-using-pacemaker-like-device-in-phoenix.aspx AZ Family.com, Channel 3 In Preventing Alzheimer’s, Mutation May Aid Drug Quest /alzheimers-news-items/in-preventing-alzheimer’s,-mutation-may-aid-drug-quest.aspx 2012-07-12T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/in-preventing-alzheimer’s,-mutation-may-aid-drug-quest.aspx New York Times Detecting Alzheimer's Early Could Change Lives /alzheimers-news-items/detecting-alzheimer's-early-could-change-lives.aspx 2012-05-15T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/detecting-alzheimer's-early-could-change-lives.aspx USA Today Pacemaker for the brain could treat Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/pacemaker-for-the-brain-could-treat-alzheimer's.aspx 2012-05-11T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/pacemaker-for-the-brain-could-treat-alzheimer's.aspx KTAR WHO: Dementia cases projected to triple worldwide by 2050 /alzheimers-news-items/who-dementia-cases-projected-to-triple-worldwide-by-2050.aspx 2012-04-11T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/who-dementia-cases-projected-to-triple-worldwide-by-2050.aspx USA Today Alzheimer's Disease: Dutch Village Doubles as Nursing Home /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-disease-dutch-village-doubles-as-nursing-home.aspx 2012-04-10T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-disease-dutch-village-doubles-as-nursing-home.aspx ABC News Alzheimer's brain plaques 'rapidly cleared' in mice /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-brain-plaques-'rapidly-cleared'-in-mice.aspx 2012-02-10T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-brain-plaques-'rapidly-cleared'-in-mice.aspx BBC National Alzheimer's proposal outlines strategy to improve diagnosis and treatment /alzheimers-news-items/national-alzheimer's-proposal-outlines-strategy-to-improve-diagnosis-and-treatment.aspx 2012-01-16T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/national-alzheimer's-proposal-outlines-strategy-to-improve-diagnosis-and-treatment.aspx Draft National Alzheimers Plan Health professionals agree that action is needed, but some wonder if the draft goes far enough. Alzheimer's study using pacemaker-like device in Phoenix /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimers-study-using-pacemaker-like-device-in-phoenix.aspx 2012-08-10T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimers-study-using-pacemaker-like-device-in-phoenix.aspx Bloomberg News Service Obama to seek more Alzheimer's research money /alzheimers-news-items/obama-to-seek-more-alzheimer's-research-money.aspx 2012-02-07T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/obama-to-seek-more-alzheimer's-research-money.aspx News Day Families struggle with Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/families-struggle-with-alzheimer's.aspx 2010-10-20T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/families-struggle-with-alzheimer's.aspx ABC News Alzheimer's advances: Promsing but slow /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-advances-promsing-but-slow.aspx 2010-10-22T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-advances-promsing-but-slow.aspx ABC News Children ease Alzheimer's in the land of the aging /alzheimers-news-items/children-ease-alzheimer's-in-the-land-of-the-aging.aspx 2010-11-29T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/children-ease-alzheimer's-in-the-land-of-the-aging.aspx New York Times Discovery doubles genetic clues to Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/discovery-doubles-genetic-clues-to-alzheimer's.aspx 2011-04-05T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/discovery-doubles-genetic-clues-to-alzheimer's.aspx Discovery of five new pathways for detecting Alzheimer's in two new reports. Traumatic brain injury could double the risk of dementia /alzheimers-news-items/traumatic-brain-injury-could-double-the-risk-of-dementia.aspx 2011-07-18T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/traumatic-brain-injury-could-double-the-risk-of-dementia.aspx USA Today Lifestyle changes can reduce risk of Alzheimer's /alzheimers-news-items/lifestyle-changes-can-reduce-risk-of-alzheimer's.aspx 2011-07-19T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/lifestyle-changes-can-reduce-risk-of-alzheimer's.aspx Wall Street Journal Alzheimer's debate: Test if you can not treat it? /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-debate-test-if-you-can-not-treat-it.aspx 2011-07-20T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/alzheimer's-debate-test-if-you-can-not-treat-it.aspx USA Today Inherited Alzheimer's may be detected early /alzheimers-news-items/inherited-alzheimer's-may-be-detected-early.aspx 2011-07-20T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/inherited-alzheimer's-may-be-detected-early.aspx MSNBC Study reinforces link between Alzheimer's and diabetes /alzheimers-news-items/study-reinforces-link-between-alzheimer's-and-diabetes.aspx 2011-09-20T00:00:00 /alzheimers-news-items/study-reinforces-link-between-alzheimer's-and-diabetes.aspx MSNBC Reversing Alzheimer’s gene ‘blockade’ can restore memory, other cognitive functions /alzheimers-news-items/reversing-alzheimer’s-gene-‘blockade’-can-restore-memory,-other-cognitive-functions.aspx /alzheimers-news-items/reversing-alzheimer’s-gene-‘blockade’-can-restore-memory,-other-cognitive-functions.aspx Research by MIT neuroscientists show the removal of an enzyme build up could reverse Alzheimer's.