Searching for clues on Alzheimer's

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Mildred Rivera Marrero
El Alzheimer, que en Puerto Rico es la cuarta causa de muerte, tiene muchos factores de riesgo que pueden influir en el cerebro. (Archivo / GFR Media)

A study on Alzheimer's disease to be conducted in Puerto Rico is recruiting volunteers. The Amaranth study will test a drug that attacks Alzheimer's disease in its early phase by avoiding the formation of the amyloid plaques that deposit in the brain and cause neuron damage.

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