Can a healthy lifestyle and developing positive lifelong habits prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

Can a healthy lifestyle and developing positive lifelong habits prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

Elisabeth Bablin Can Alzheimer’s disease be prevented early on in life? Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has no known cure, it can only be treated after diagnosis, and those treatments come with no guarantee of success. The emotional toll AD takes on those that suffer...
The Etiology of Alzheimer’s Disease Reveals Potential Applications for Precision-Based Gene Therapy Utilizing the CRISPR/Cas9 Protocol To Counter Mechanisms of Pathogenesis

The Etiology of Alzheimer’s Disease Reveals Potential Applications for Precision-Based Gene Therapy Utilizing the CRISPR/Cas9 Protocol To Counter Mechanisms of Pathogenesis

The CRISPR-Cas9 genome-editing system is a part of the adaptive immune system in archaea and bacteria to defend against invasive nucleic acids from phages and plasmids. The guide RNA (sgRNA) of the system recognizes its target sequence in the genome, and the Cas9...