Unprecedented Alzheimer’s drug slows disease by 80 per cent
Tangles in the brainTHOMAS DEERINCK, NCMIR/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARYBy Andy CoghlanAt last, there’s a drug that seems to have a big effect on the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. It took 30 years to develop, but the treatment has proven successful in a large trial of people with mild to moderate symptoms of the disorder. “It is a significant event in...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark