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Nicholas Ashton publishes interesting results regarding Alzheimer´s blood test

Nicholas Ashton, researcher at Wallenberg Centre for Molecular and Translational Medicine at University of Gothenburg and MedTech West, is first author of an article titled “Increased plasma neurofilament light chain concentration correlates with severity of post-mortem neurofibrillary tangle pathology and neurodegeneration“ published in Acta Neuropathologica Communications. The published results show for the first time that axonal…
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New PET tau tracer outperforms established MRI measures

Michael Schöll Michael Schöll, Associate Professor at the Wallenberg Centre for Molecular and Translational Medicine at the University of Gothenburg and MedTech West, is co-author of the article “Discriminative Accuracy of [18F]flortaucipir Positron Emission Tomography for Alzheimer Disease vs Other Neurodegenerative Disorders“, published in JAMA in September, 2018. To diagnose Alzheimer’s disease reliably is still…
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Michael Schöll first author of Alzheimer’s article published in the journal Brain

Alzheimer’s disease can lead to several widely divergent symptoms and, so far, its various expressions have mainly been observed through the behaviour and actions of patients. Together with researchers at Lund University, MedTech West and Wallenberg Center researcher Michael Schöll, have produced images showing the changes in the brain associated with these symptoms – a…
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