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Drugs Can't Stop Alzheimer's. A New Model of the Disease Explains Why.


October 3, 2017

A new model of Alzheimer’s disease – proposed by scientists at Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine – may explain why clinical trials of potential Alzheimer’s drugs have a high failure rate.  CUMC Newsroom spoke with co-author Scott Small, MD,  the Boris and Rose Katz Professor of Neurology, about the theory, published in a new article in Trends in Neuroscience. [read more]