Diabetes, the Hostile Shade

“Diabetes is a disease which often shows itself in families in which insanity prevails.” Sir HenryMaudsley, The Pathology ofMind, 1879. There are several oxidative stress-related pathways interconnecting Alzheimer’s disease and type II diabetes, two public health problems worldwide. Coincidences are so compelling that it is attractive to speculate they are the same disorder. However, some…

New Medications

Oncotarget. 2016 Jun 28;7(26):38999-39016. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.9175. Alzheimer disease research in the 21st century: past and current failures, new perspectives and funding priorities. Pistollato F1, Ohayon EL2, Lam A1,2, Langley GR3, Novak TJ4, Pamies D5, Perry G6, Trushina E7, Williams RS8, Roher AE9,10, Hartung T5, Harnad S11, Barnard N1, Morris MC12, Lai MC1, Merkley R1, Chandrasekera…