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Findings That Could Help Identify Alzheimer's Patients Who Will Benefit From Exercise Announced at the 71st AACC Annual Scientific Meeting

Aug 05, 2019 - PR Newswire

PR Newswire

 A novel study has discovered metabolites that predict which Alzheimer's patients are likely to see their symptoms improve with exercise therapy. These findings were unveiled today at the 71st AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, and could be used to develop a blood test to guide Alzheimer's treatment.

In the U.S., one out of every 3 seniors has Alzheimer's or another form of dementia when they die, and from 2000-2017, deaths from Alzheimer's soared by 145...