THE SCIENTIST: Herpes Viruses Implicated in Alzheimer’s Disease

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Release date: 21/6/2018

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“These studies further add to the steadily increasing number of papers that support a microbial role in Alzheimer’s disease,” Ruth Itzhaki, a molecular neurobiologist at the University of Manchester in the U.K. who studies the link between viruses and the development of Alzheimer’s disease, writes in an email to The Scientist.

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TitleHerpes Viruses Implicated in Alzheimer’s Disease
Media name/outletThe Scientist
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date21/06/18
Description“These studies further add to the steadily increasing number of papers that support a microbial role in Alzheimer’s disease,” Ruth Itzhaki, a molecular neurobiologist at the University of Manchester in the U.K. who studies the link between viruses and the development of Alzheimer’s disease, writes in an email to The Scientist.
URLhttps://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/herpes-viruses-implicated-in-alzheimer-s-disease-64246
PersonsRuth Itzhaki