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Eye Imaging Could Detect Alzheimer’s Disease Earlier – Yahoo! News

July 6, 2010


The same plaques that build up in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease also accumulate in the retinas of their eyes, new research suggests. And this retinal plaque shows up earlier than the cell-damaging stuff in the brain, meaning images of the eyes could lead to earlier diagnosis of the disease, the researchers say. […]