Study finds test of protein levels in the eye a potential predictor of (future) Alzheimer's disease

March 18th, 2019 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

Low levels of amyloid-beta and tau proteins, biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease, in eye fluid were significantly associated with low cognitive scores, according to a new study. These findings indicate that proteins in the eye may be a potential source for an accessible, cost-effective test to predict future Alzheimer's disease.
Source: Medicine Science Daily

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