Alzheimer's disease

A non-invasive method to detect Alzheimer’s disease

Published: 19Dec2017

New research has drawn a link between changes in the brain’s anatomy and biomarkers that are known to appear at the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), findings that could one day provide...

A non-invasive method to detect Alzheimer’s disease

Published: 19Dec2017

Volume in brain region linked to physiological changes characteristic of AD...

Artificial intelligence predicts dementia before onset of symptoms

Published: 22Aug2017

Imagine if doctors could determine, many years in advance, who is likely to develop dementia. Such prognostic capabilities would give patients and their families time to plan and manage treatment...

Turning skin cells into brain cells

Published: 16May2017

Microglia, critical to Alzheimer’s research, can now be produced artificially...

Neuro researchers awarded over $4.5 M from CQDM, Brain Canada and the Ontario Brain Institute

Published: 10Jun2015

Researchers from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital at McGill University and the MUHC, have received a total of over $4.5 M in funding, for innovative projects to accelerate diagnosis...