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Researchers provide evidence that certain species of human herpesvirus contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease. The study reports high levels of human herpesvirus 6A and 7 were found in brain samples showing signs of Alzheimer's neuropathology. The findings offer hints of the viral mechanisms that could trigger or exacerbate AD.
Researchers reveal a potential new therapeutic target for treating Alzheimer's disease.
Researchers have identified 11 new genes which offer important new insights into the disease pathways associated with Alzheimer's disease.