22 August 2016
A new multimillion pound study, will see the most thorough and rigorous series of tests to detect Alzheimer’s disease ever performed on volunteers. The Deep and Frequent Phenotyping study hopes to dramatically improve the success rate of clinical trials for treatments in Alzheimer’s disease.
17 August 2016
A large screening programme has identified several genes associated with age-related conditions including hearing loss, retinal degeneration and osteoarthritis.
23 August 2016
New research questions the strong claims that have been made about the benefits of ‘brain training’ – enhanced mental skills, a boost to education, improved clinical outcomes and sharper everyday functioning.