Thursday, November 22, 2007

Director's Comments: Alzheimer's Blood Test

Listen to the NLM Director's Comments on Alzheimer's Blood Test. The transcript is also available.

A simple blood test may predict whether someone with mild memory loss is likely to develop Alzheimer's disease. A recent study in Nature Medicine identified 18 communication (or signaling) proteins in blood that predicted with good accuracy whether Alzheimer's disease would occur...


[Source: What's New on MedlinePlus]

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