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Delay AD

Delay AD has written 33 posts for Alzheimers Disease Research Center

Gene Linked to Increased Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

Adapted by Steven Hoover from the 9/24/2010 EmaxHealth posting by Deborah Mitchell Researchers are one step closer to discovering the genetic precursors to lateonset Alzheimer’s disease, the most common type of the disease. Investigators from four institutions, including Dr. Joseph Buxbaum of Mount Sinai Medical Center, collaborated to discover the role of variations in a […]

Gene Associated with Type 2 Diabetes Is Low in People with Alzheimer’s Disease

From October 12, 2010 MSSM Press Release Mount Sinai School of Medicine researchers have found that a gene associated with the onset of Type 2 diabetes also is found at lower-than-normal levels in people with Alzheimer’s disease. The research, led by Giulio Maria Pasinetti, MD, PhD, The Saunder Family Professor in Neurology, and Professor of […]

Mann Foundation hosts 5th Annual Mann of the Year to benefit Mount Sinai’s ADRC

Jeff Mann and the Mann Foundation hosted their 5th Annual Mann of the Year awards at the legen- dary Cipriani 42nd Street in Manhattan. The renowned venue was decorated in gorgeous greenery and elegant purple hues, representing Alzheimer’s awareness. Proceeds from the event benefit our Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) at Mount Sinai and center […]