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We Just Got More Evidence Our Leading Hypothesis About Alzheimer’s Could Be Wrong

 

JAN 2020

“The leading hypothesis on the cause of Alzheimer’s is looking shaky, following a new study that tracked the disease’s early progress in hundreds of volunteers.For more than 30 years, amyloid plaques have been primary suspects in the cause of dementia. While the potentially toxic accumulations of protein still seem to be related, this research is part of a growing body of evidence that suggest they’re actually latecomers to the disease rather than an early trigger.”

Source: >We Just Got More Evidence Our Leading Hypothesis About Alzheimer’s Could Be Wrong