Link between brain immune cells and Alzheimer’s disease development identified: Absence of microglia prevents plaque formation

Scientists from the University of California, Irvine School of Biological Sciences have discovered how to forestall Alzheimer’s disease in a laboratory setting, a finding that could one day help in devising targeted drugs that prevent

Poor fit between job demands, reasoning abilities associated with health conditions: Could lead to premature retirement of valuable employees, study says

Older workers whose reasoning abilities no longer allow them to meet the demands of their jobs may be more likely to develop chronic health conditions and retire early, which may not be ideal for the

Call it Mighty Mouse: Breakthrough leaps Alzheimer’s research hurdle: Study reveals crucial mechanisms contributing to the disease

University of California, Irvine researchers have made it possible to learn how key human brain cells respond to Alzheimer’s, vaulting a major obstacle in the quest to understand and one day vanquish it. By developing