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Predemtec GmbH, Germany

We are a company focused on the research, development and manufacture of innovative diagnostic tests for use in the detection of dementia-related risk factors. Our goal has been to make the early and reliable diagnosis of various dementia-related illnesses a reality through the use of our innovative more

Alzheon, Inc., USA

We are a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a Phase 3-ready program in Alzheimer’s disease and a discovery platform of small molecules for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders. We are developing these disease modifying treatments by leveraging our expertise in inhibiting protein m more

Asceneuron SA, Switzerland

Asceneuron was founded in 2012 through a spin-off of Merck Serono’s Alzheimer’s drug discovery portfolio and research group in Switzerland. We are a privately held company financed by a strong syndicate of investors consisting of Sofinnova Partners, SR One, Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC, Inc. more

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  • Better biosensor technology created for stem cells

    A Rutgers-led team has created better biosensor technology that may help lead to safe stem cell therapies for treating Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases and other neurological disorders. The technology, which features a unique graphene and gold-based platform and high-tech imaging, monitors the f more

  • BioMed X completes Alzheimer’s disease research project

    BioMed X announced the successful completion of their first research collaboration project with AbbVie in the field of tau-mediated neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s disease. BioMed X received a milestone payment and the results of the project were transferred to AbbVie. The BioMed X team successfull more

  • Protein misfolding as a risk marker for Alzheimer’s disease – up to 14 years before the diagnosis

    In symptom-free individuals, the detection of misfolded amyloid-β protein in the blood indicated a considerably higher risk of Alzheimer's disease – up to 14 years before a clinical diagnosis was made. Amyloid-β folding proved to be superior to other risk markers evaluated, as shown by scientists fr more

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Chaperones - folding helpers in the cell

Nothing works without the correct form: For most proteins, there are millions of ways in which these molecules, composed of long chains of amino acids, can be folded - but only one way is the right one. Researchers in the department "Cellular Biochemistry" at the Max Planck Institute for Biochem ... more

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Dementia

Dementia Dementia (from Latin de- "apart, away" + mens (genitive mentis) "mind") is the progressive decline in cognitive function due to damage or disease in the brain beyond what might be expected from normal aging . Although dementia is ... more

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