Longitudinal data showed that low-dose opioids continued to show good efficacy over two years in patients with refractory restless legs syndrome. (neurology)
In a mouse model, focused ultrasound-mediated liquid biopsy (sonobiopsy) released more tau protein and neurofilament light chains into the blood circulation than liquid biopsy without focused ultrasound. (Radiology)
Increased screen time in infancy was associated with outcomes in attention and executive function at age 9.JAMA Pediatrics)
Cross-sectional studies reveal that cortical thinning in obese patients mimics cortical thinning in Alzheimer’s dementia and may be associated with cerebrovascular disease, inflammation, hypertension, or diabetes. I was. (Alzheimer’s Journal)
The FDA has lifted a full clinical hold for IkT-148009, an investigational c-Abl tyrosine kinase inhibitor being studied in Parkinson’s disease, Inhibikase Therapeutics said.
Is it a good idea to monitor Parkinson’s disease with Apple Watch?Neurological Annals)
A small study has shown that short-term exposure to diesel exhaust causes acute impairment of brain connectivity. (environmental hygiene)
Moderate to vigorous physical activity was associated with a reduced risk of developing mild cognitive impairment or dementia in older women. (Alzheimer’s disease and dementia)
Artificial neural networks inspired by brain learning have achieved higher classification success rates than deep learning. (scientific report)
The Alzheimer’s Association has terminated its contract to provide educational and awareness-raising information to the end-of-life organization Compassion & Choices.
Cassava Sciences has suggested that the investigational drug Symfilam may be effective in dementia of the Alzheimer’s type, based on data from an open-label Phase II trial.