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Phase III EPOCH study evaluating MK 8931 (verubecestat) in people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s disease halted- Merck Inc

Merck Inc announced that it will be stopping protocol 017, also known as the EPOCH study, a Phase II/III study...

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Idalopirdine fails further trials (STARBEAM and STARBRIGHT) as a treatment for Alzheimers disease -Lundbeck + Otuska

Idalopirdine (LuAE 58054),a 5HT6 antagonist being developed by Lundbeck and Otsuka for the symptomatic treatment of patients with mild to...

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Cambridge Cognition announces 510(k) clearance from the FDA to market CANTAB Mobile as a medical device designed to detect clinically-relevant memory impairment.

Cambridge Cognition announces it has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA to market CANTAB Mobile as a medical device in...

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Guidelines

World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for the Biological Treatment of Alzheimer ’s disease and other dementias

Like with the preceding guidelines of this series (Bauer et al. 2002, Bandelow et al. 2008b), these practice guidelines for...

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Clinical practice with anti-dementia drugs: a revised (second) consensus statement from the British Association for Psychopharmacology

The British Association for Psychopharmacology (BAP) coordinated a meeting of experts to review and revise its first (2006) Guidelines for...

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EFNS guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's disease

The aim of this revised international guideline was to present a peer-reviewed evidence-based statement for the guidance of practice for...

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Journal articles

Obesity and Structural Brain Integrity in Older Women: The Women's Health Initiative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study.

Background: Midlife obesity has been linked to age-related brain atrophy and risk of dementia, but the relationships are less clear...

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Insomnia and risk of dementia in older adults: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

There are cross-sectional evidences of an association between sleep disorders and cognitive impairment on older adults. However, there are no...

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Efficacy of rivastigmine tartrate, transdermal system, in Alzheimer's disease.

Introduction: As the most common major neurocognitive disorder, Alzheimer's disease (AD) will play an increasingly important role both socially and...

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