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07/16/14 - Smart Software Supports Outpatient Services for People with Dementia

Living at home as long as possible is a wish expressed by many people with dementia. To enable this, researchers of the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) have developed a computer-based procedure that identifies individual demands in dementia care management.

07/07/14 - Parkinson‘s disease: genetic defect triggers multiple damages in neurons

Researchers find dysfunctions in calcium metabolism and in the cell’s “garbage disposal”. Their study shows a link between alterations in the so-called GBA1 gene and cellular dysfunctions in Parkinson’s for the first time. It is published in the journal Nature Communications.