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The grants were awarded through the organization's Diagnostic Accelerator, a partnership between the charity and various philanthropic partners.

The grant was awarded through the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation's Diagnostic Accelerator, a partnership between the charity and philanthropic partners.

The drug works to improve cognitive function in Alzheimer's patients by altering their gut microbiomes, ScienceInsider reports.

The findings suggest a potential avenue to treat or prevent Alzheimer's disease, the researchers said.

The collaborators hope to establish new models of human disease using patient-derived stem cells, with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies.

A 26-year-old woman tells Cosmopolitan about learning her APOE status at a young age.

The bill would provide additional funding to each NIH institute and center, and would follow a 5.4 percent budget increase received in fiscal 2019.

The blood-based test is designed to detect changes in levels of microRNAs that are enriched in specific brain regions affected by Alzheimer's disease.

For a Breakthrough

Winners of this year's Breakthrough Prize in the life sciences include researchers who studied neurodegenerative disorders and protein folding.

Investigators identified dozens of Alzheimer's-related epigenetic signatures based on cytosine methylation and other profiles in Alzheimer's-related cell lines and patient samples.

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ScienceInsider reports that rude and unprofessional paper reviewers are common and can have harmful effects.

The US Senate has confirmed Stephen Hahn as the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, according to the New York Times.

CNBC reports Apple is partnering with Color Genomics to offer its employees free DNA screening for disease.

In Science this week: researchers use CRISPR tool to find gut microbiome molecules involved in immunity, and more.