Alzheimer’s disease infectious? Researchers suggest in study

Can Alzheimer’s disease be passed on from person-to-person by such means as blood transfusions or contaminated surgical instruments? New research from scientists from the Department of Neurodegenerative Disease at University College London (UCL) point to this conclusion. The new study, published in the journal, Nature, show that during autopsies of eight people who died from the prion disease, Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease […]

Can Alzheimer’s disease be passed on from person-to-person by such means as blood transfusions or contaminated surgical instruments? New research from scientists from the Department of Neurodegenerative Disease at University College London (UCL) point to this conclusion. The new study, published in the journal, Nature, show that during autopsies of eight people who died from the prion disease, Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease […]

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