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  1. Brain Health Services are a novel approach to the personalized prevention of dementia. In this paper, we consider how such services can best reflect their social, cultural, and economic context and, in doing s...

    Authors: Richard Milne, Daniele Altomare, Federica Ribaldi, José Luis Molinuevo, Giovanni B. Frisoni and Carol Brayne
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:173
  2. Although prevention of dementia and late-life cognitive decline is a major public health priority, there are currently no generally established prevention strategies or operational models for implementing such...

    Authors: Alina Solomon, Ruth Stephen, Daniele Altomare, Emmanuel Carrera, Giovanni B. Frisoni, Jenni Kulmala, José Luis Molinuevo, Peter Nilsson, Tiia Ngandu, Federica Ribaldi, Bruno Vellas, Philip Scheltens and Miia Kivipelto
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:171
  3. Growing evidence suggests dementia incidence can be reduced through prevention programs targeting risk factors. To accelerate the implementation of such prevention programs, a new generation of brain health se...

    Authors: Leonie N. C. Visser, Carolina Minguillon, Gonzalo Sánchez-Benavides, Marc Abramowicz, Daniele Altomare, Karine Fauria, Giovanni B. Frisoni, Jean Georges, Federica Ribaldi, Philip Scheltens, Jetske van der Schaar, Marissa Zwan, Wiesje M. van der Flier and José Luis Molinuevo
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:170
  4. We envisage the development of new Brain Health Services to achieve primary and secondary dementia prevention. These services will complement existing memory clinics by targeting cognitively unimpaired individ...

    Authors: Janice M. Ranson, Timothy Rittman, Shabina Hayat, Carol Brayne, Frank Jessen, Kaj Blennow, Cornelia van Duijn, Frederik Barkhof, Eugene Tang, Catherine J. Mummery, Blossom C. M. Stephan, Daniele Altomare, Giovanni B. Frisoni, Federica Ribaldi, José Luis Molinuevo, Philip Scheltens…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:169
  5. Dementia has a devastating impact on the quality of life of patients and families and comes with a huge cost to society. Dementia prevention is considered a public health priority by the World Health Organizat...

    Authors: Daniele Altomare, José Luis Molinuevo, Craig Ritchie, Federica Ribaldi, Emmanuel Carrera, Bruno Dubois, Frank Jessen, Laura McWhirter, Philip Scheltens, Wiesje M. van der Flier, Bruno Vellas, Jean-François Démonet and Giovanni B. Frisoni
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:168
  6. Given that tau accumulation, not amyloid-β (Aβ) burden, is more closely connected with cognitive impairment in Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a detailed understanding of the tau-related characteristics of cognitive...

    Authors: Eun Hyun Seo, Ho Jae Lim, Hyung-Jun Yoon, Kyu Yeong Choi, Jang Jae Lee, Jun Young Park, Seong Hye Choi, Hoowon Kim, Byeong C. Kim and Kun Ho Lee
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:167
  7. This study aimed to clarify the neuropsychiatric symptoms of right-sided predominant semantic dementia (SD-R) by comparing them with those of behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD), left-sided pred...

    Authors: Shunsuke Sato, Mamoru Hashimoto, Kenji Yoshiyama, Hideki Kanemoto, Maki Hotta, Shingo Azuma, Takashi Suehiro, Kyosuke Kakeda, Yoshitaka Nakatani, Sumiyo Umeda, Ryuji Fukuhara, Minoru Takebayashi and Manabu Ikeda
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:166
  8. Accumulation of amyloid beta oligomers (AβO) in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) impairs hippocampal long-term potentiation (LTP), leading to memory deficits. Thus, identifying the molecular targets of AβO involved in...

    Authors: Jaedong Lee and Jeehyun Kwag
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:165
  9. Accumulating evidence suggests that BMI1 confers protective effects against Alzheimer’s disease (AD). However, the mechanism remains elusive. Based on recent pathophysiological evidence, we sought for the first t...

    Authors: Jun Pyo Kim, Bo-Hyun Kim, Paula J. Bice, Sang Won Seo, David A. Bennett, Andrew J. Saykin and Kwangsik Nho
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:164

    The Correction to this article has been published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2022 14:13

  10. This study examined the usefulness of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) neuron-specific enolase (NSE) levels as a candidate biomarker of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s disease (AD), Parkinson’s disease (PD), PD with...

    Authors: Takayuki Katayama, Jun Sawada, Kae Takahashi, Osamu Yahara and Naoyuki Hasebe
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:163
  11. An increase in lifespan in our society is a double-edged sword that entails a growing number of patients with neurocognitive disorders, Alzheimer’s disease being the most prevalent. Advances in medical imaging...

    Authors: Sergio Grueso and Raquel Viejo-Sobera
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:162
  12. Alterations in circadian rhythms are present in the presymptomatic stage of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), possibly contributing to its pathogenesis. However, it is unknown whether such alterations are associated w...

    Authors: Adriano D. S. Targa, Iván D. Benítez, Faridé Dakterzada, John Fontenele-Araujo, Olga Minguez, Henrik Zetterberg, Kaj Blennow, Ferran Barbé and Gerard Piñol-Ripoll
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:161
  13. Neuroleukin (NLK) is a protein with neurotrophic properties and is present in a proportion of senile plaques and amyloid laden vessels. It has been suggested that NLK is part of a neuroprotective response to a...

    Authors: Anna M. De Kort, H. Bea Kuiperij, Daniel Alcolea, Iris Kersten, Alexandra A. M. Versleijen, Steven M. Greenberg, Erik Stoops, Floris H. B. M. Schreuder, Catharina J. M. Klijn, Alberto Lleó, Jurgen A. H. R. Claassen and Marcel M. Verbeek
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:160

    The Correction to this article has been published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:189

  14. The brainstem locus coeruleus (LC) constitutes the intersection of the initial pathophysiological processes of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and sleep-wake dysregulation in the preclinical stages of the disease. Ho...

    Authors: Maxime Van Egroo, Roy W. E. van Hooren and Heidi I. L. Jacobs
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:159
  15. Observational studies have suggested that herpesvirus infection increased the risk of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), but it is unclear whether the association is causal. The aim of the present study is to evaluate ...

    Authors: Shu-Yi Huang, Yu-Xiang Yang, Kevin Kuo, Hong-Qi Li, Xue-Ning Shen, Shi-Dong Chen, Mei Cui, Lan Tan, Qiang Dong and Jin-Tai Yu
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:158
  16. Preventive interventions for dementia are urgently needed and must be tested in randomised controlled trials (RCTs). Selection (volunteer) bias may limit efficacy, particularly in trials testing multidomain in...

    Authors: Nicola Coley, Delphine Coniasse-Brioude, Valérie Igier, Tristan Fournier, Jean-Pierre Poulain and Sandrine Andrieu
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:157
  17. For the recruitment and monitoring of subjects for therapy studies, it is important to predict whether mild cognitive impaired (MCI) subjects will prospectively develop Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Machine learni...

    Authors: Louise Bloch and Christoph M. Friedrich
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:155
  18. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, and currently, there is no disease-modifying treatment. Favorable functional outcomes and reduction of amyloid levels were observed following transplan...

    Authors: Hee Jin Kim, Kyung Rae Cho, Hyemin Jang, Na Kyung Lee, Young Hee Jung, Jun Pyo Kim, Jung Il Lee, Jong Wook Chang, Seongbeom Park, Sung Tae Kim, Seung Whan Moon, Sang Won Seo, Soo Jin Choi and Duk L. Na
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:154
  19. Comprehensive testing of cognitive functioning is standard practice in studies of Alzheimer disease (AD). Short-form tests like the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) use a “sampling” of measures, administer...

    Authors: Jason Hassenstab, Jessica Nicosia, Megan LaRose, Andrew J. Aschenbrenner, Brian A. Gordon, Tammie L. S. Benzinger, Chengjie Xiong and John C. Morris
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:153
  20. Although educational interventions are recommended in Alzheimer’s disease (AD), studies assessing the impact of interventions such as “therapeutic patient education” are scarce. Indeed, the intrinsic nature of...

    Authors: Hélène Villars, Christelle Cantet, Eva de Peretti, Amelie Perrin, Maria Soto-martin and Virginie Gardette
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:152
  21. In Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid- β (A β) peptides aggregate in the lowering CSF amyloid levels - a key pathological hallmark of the disease. However, lowered CSF amyloid levels may also be present in cognitively ...

    Authors: Hákon Valur Dansson, Lena Stempfle, Hildur Egilsdóttir, Alexander Schliep, Erik Portelius, Kaj Blennow, Henrik Zetterberg and Fredrik D. Johansson
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:151
  22. Aging is associated with declining protective immunity and persistent low-grade inflammatory responses, which significantly contribute to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) pathogenesis. Detecting aging-related cerebral...

    Authors: Lucia Reseco, Mercedes Atienza, Marina Fernandez-Alvarez, Eva Carro and Jose L. Cantero
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:150
  23. Alzheimer’s disease, cardiovascular disease, and other cardiometabolic disorders may share inflammatory origins. Lipid mediators, including oxylipins, endocannabinoids, bile acids, and steroids, regulate infla...

    Authors: Kamil Borkowski, Theresa L. Pedersen, Nicholas T. Seyfried, James J. Lah, Allan I. Levey, Chadwick M. Hales, Eric B. Dammer, Colette Blach, Gregory Louie, Rima Kaddurah-Daouk and John W. Newman
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:149
  24. Thoroughly understanding the temporal associations between cognitive and functional dimensions along the dementia process is fundamental to define preventive measures likely to delay the disease’s onset. This ...

    Authors: Sophie Carles, Bachirou O. Taddé, Claudine Berr, Catherine Helmer, Hélène Jacqmin-Gadda, Isabelle Carrière and Cécile Proust-Lima
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:148
  25. Leukotriene receptor antagonists (LTRAs) alleviate Alzheimer’s disease (AD) pathology and improve cognition in animal models; however, clinical evidence is limited. This study aimed to explore the associations...

    Authors: Lisa Y. Xiong, Michael Ouk, Che-Yuan Wu, Jennifer S. Rabin, Krista L. Lanctôt, Nathan Herrmann, Sandra E. Black, Jodi D. Edwards and Walter Swardfager
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:147
  26. Identification of reliable, affordable, and easy-to-use strategies for detection of dementia is sorely needed. Digital technologies, such as individual voice recordings, offer an attractive modality to assess ...

    Authors: Chonghua Xue, Cody Karjadi, Ioannis Ch. Paschalidis, Rhoda Au and Vijaya B. Kolachalama
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:146
  27. To understand the potential for early intervention and prevention measures in Alzheimer’s disease, the association between risk factors and early pathological change needs to be assessed. Hence, the aim of thi...

    Authors: Tobias Möllers, Hannah Stocker, Laura Perna, Andreas Nabers, Dan Rujescu, Annette M. Hartmann, Bernd Holleczek, Ben Schöttker, Klaus Gerwert and Hermann Brenner
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:145
  28. Epidemiological studies link vascular disease risk factors such as atherosclerosis, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus with Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Whether there are direct links between these conditions to...

    Authors: Min Wang, Junyan Lv, Xiaoshan Huang, Thomas Wisniewski and Wei Zhang
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:144
  29. While still controversial, it has been demonstrated that vascular defects can precede the onset of other AD hallmarks features, making it an important therapeutic target. Given that the protein transthyretin (...

    Authors: Tiago Gião, Joana Saavedra, José Ricardo Vieira, Marta Teixeira Pinto, Gemma Arsequell and Isabel Cardoso
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:143
  30. Varoglutamstat (formerly PQ912) is a small molecule that inhibits the activity of the glutaminyl cyclase to reduce the level of pyroglutamate-A-beta (pGluAB42). Recent studies confirm that pGluAB42 is a partic...

    Authors: E. G. B. Vijverberg, T. M. Axelsen, A. R. Bihlet, K. Henriksen, F. Weber, K. Fuchs, J. E. Harrison, K. Kühn-Wache, P. Alexandersen, N. D. Prins and Philip Scheltens
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:142
  31. To explore whether the combination of white matter hyperintensities (WMHs) and amyloid-beta (Aβ) deposition is associated with worse cognitive performance on cognitive composites (CCs) domain scores in individ...

    Authors: G. Ortega, A. Espinosa, M. Alegret, GC. Monté-Rubio, O. Sotolongo-Grau, A. Sanabria, JP. Tartari, O. Rodríguez-Gómez, M. Marquié, A. Vivas, M. Gómez-Chiari, E. Alarcón-Martín, A. Pérez-Cordón, N. Roberto, I. Hernández, M. Rosende-Roca…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:141
  32. Alzheimer’s disease, among other neurodegenerative disorders, spans decades in individuals’ life and exhibits complex progression, symptoms and pathophysiology. Early diagnosis is essential for disease prevent...

    Authors: Valentina Escott-Price and Karl Michael Schmidt
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:140

    The Correction to this article has been published in Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:156

  33. Entrainment of neural oscillations in occipital cortices by external rhythmic visual stimuli has been proposed as a novel therapy for patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Despite this increased interest in ...

    Authors: Alex I. Wiesman, Daniel L. Murman, Pamela E. May, Mikki Schantell, Sara L. Wolfson, Craig M. Johnson and Tony W. Wilson
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:139
  34. Changes in grey matter covariance networks have been reported in preclinical and clinical stages of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and have been associated with amyloid-β (Aβ) deposition and cognitive decline. Howev...

    Authors: Wiesje Pelkmans, Rik Ossenkoppele, Ellen Dicks, Olof Strandberg, Frederik Barkhof, Betty M. Tijms, Joana B. Pereira and Oskar Hansson
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:138
  35. To systematically examine the clinical utility of tau-PET and Braak-staging as prognostic markers of future cognitive decline in older adults with and without cognitive impairment.

    Authors: Davina Biel, Matthias Brendel, Anna Rubinski, Katharina Buerger, Daniel Janowitz, Martin Dichgans and Nicolai Franzmeier
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:137
  36. Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a neurodegenerative disease that has been neuropathologically diagnosed in brain donors exposed to repetitive head impacts, including boxers and American football, soc...

    Authors: Michael L. Alosco, Megan L. Mariani, Charles H. Adler, Laura J. Balcer, Charles Bernick, Rhoda Au, Sarah J. Banks, William B. Barr, Sylvain Bouix, Robert C. Cantu, Michael J. Coleman, David W. Dodick, Lindsay A. Farrer, Yonas E. Geda, Douglas I. Katz, Inga K. Koerte…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:136
  37. Perivascular spaces (PVS) have an important role in the elimination of metabolic waste from the brain. It has been hypothesized that the enlargement of PVS (ePVS) could be affected by pathophysiological mechan...

    Authors: Natalia Vilor-Tejedor, Iacopo Ciampa, Grégory Operto, Carles Falcón, Marc Suárez-Calvet, Marta Crous-Bou, Mahnaz Shekari, Eider M. Arenaza-Urquijo, Marta Milà-Alomà, Oriol Grau-Rivera, Carolina Minguillon, Gwendlyn Kollmorgen, Henrik Zetterberg, Kaj Blennow, Roderic Guigo, José Luis Molinuevo…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:135
  38. Understanding the changes that occur in the transitional stage between absent and overt amyloid-β (Aβ) pathology within the Alzheimer’s continuum is crucial to develop therapeutic and preventive strategies. The o...

    Authors: Marta Milà-Alomà, Mahnaz Shekari, Gemma Salvadó, Juan Domingo Gispert, Eider M. Arenaza-Urquijo, Grégory Operto, Carles Falcon, Natalia Vilor-Tejedor, Oriol Grau-Rivera, Aleix Sala-Vila, Gonzalo Sánchez-Benavides, José Maria González-de-Echávarri, Carolina Minguillon, Karine Fauria, Aida Niñerola-Baizán, Andrés Perissinotti…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:134
  39. We assessed the performance of plasma amyloid oligomerization tendency (OAβ) as a marker for abnormal amyloid status. Additionally, we examined long-term storage effects on plasma OAβ.

    Authors: Rosha Babapour Mofrad, Philip Scheltens, SangYun Kim, Sungmin Kang, Young Chul Youn, Seong Soo A. An, Jori Tomassen, Bart N. M. van Berckel, Pieter Jelle Visser, Wiesje M. van der Flier and Charlotte E. Teunissen
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:133
  40. In the current study, we aimed to develop an algorithm based on biomarkers obtained through non- or minimally invasive procedures to identify healthy elderly subjects who have an increased risk of abnormal cer...

    Authors: Samantha Prins, Ahnjili Zhuparris, Ellen P. Hart, Robert-Jan Doll and Geert Jan Groeneveld
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:132
  41. Many patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are physically frail or have substantial functional impairments. There is growing evidence that such patients are at higher risk for medication-induced adverse event...

    Authors: M. Seibert, V. Mühlbauer, J. Holbrook, S. Voigt-Radloff, S. Brefka, D. Dallmeier, M. Denkinger, C. Schönfeldt-Lecuona, S. Klöppel and C. A. F. von Arnim
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:131
  42. Leukocyte telomere length (LTL) has been shown to predict Alzheimer’s disease (AD), albeit inconsistently. Failing to account for the competing risks between AD, other dementia types, and mortality, can be an ...

    Authors: Fernanda Schäfer Hackenhaar, Maria Josefsson, Annelie Nordin Adolfsson, Mattias Landfors, Karolina Kauppi, Magnus Hultdin, Rolf Adolfsson, Sofie Degerman and Sara Pudas
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:130
  43. We aimed to systematically describe the burden and distribution of white matter hyperintensities (WMH) and investigate correlations with neuropsychiatric symptoms in pathologically proven Alzheimer’s disease (...

    Authors: Philippe Desmarais, Andrew F. Gao, Krista Lanctôt, Ekaterina Rogaeva, Joel Ramirez, Nathan Herrmann, Donald T. Stuss, Sandra E. Black, Julia Keith and Mario Masellis
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:129
  44. Cognitive reserve is most commonly measured using socio-behavioural proxy variables. These variables are easy to collect, have a straightforward interpretation, and are widely associated with reduced risk of d...

    Authors: R. Boyle, S. P. Knight, C. De Looze, D. Carey, S. Scarlett, Y. Stern, I. H. Robertson, R. A. Kenny and R. Whelan
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:128
  45. Although social cognitive dysfunction is a major feature of frontotemporal dementia (FTD), it has been poorly studied in familial forms. A key goal of studies is to detect early cognitive impairment using vali...

    Authors: Hannah D. Franklin, Lucy L. Russell, Georgia Peakman, Caroline V. Greaves, Martina Bocchetta, Jennifer Nicholas, Jackie Poos, Rhian S. Convery, David M. Cash, John van Swieten, Lize Jiskoot, Fermin Moreno, Raquel Sanchez-Valle, Barbara Borroni, Robert Laforce Jr, Mario Masellis…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:127
  46. Blood circulating microRNAs that are specific for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) can be identified from differentially expressed microRNAs (DEmiRNAs). However, non-reproducible and inconsistent reports of DEmiRNAs h...

    Authors: Sze Chung Yuen, Xiaonan Liang, Hongmei Zhu, Yongliang Jia and Siu-wai Leung
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:126
  47. Amyloid precursor protein (APP) processing is central to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) etiology. As early cognitive alterations in AD are strongly correlated to abnormal information processing due to increasing syn...

    Authors: Maria Mensch, Jade Dunot, Sandy M. Yishan, Samuel S. Harris, Aline Blistein, Alban Avdiu, Paula A. Pousinha, Camilla Giudici, Marc Aurel Busche, Peter Jedlicka, Michael Willem and Hélène Marie
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:125
  48. In 2019, the Lewy Body Dementia Association formed an Industry Advisory Council to bring together a collaborative group of stakeholders with the goal of accelerating clinical research into Lewy body dementia t...

    Authors: Jennifer G. Goldman, Bradley F. Boeve, Melissa J. Armstrong, Doug R. Galasko, James E. Galvin, David J. Irwin, James B. Leverenz, Karen Marder, Victor Abler, Kevin Biglan, Michael C. Irizarry, Bill Keller, Robert Lai, Leanne Munsie, Michael Belleville, Ondrea Chaney…
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:124
  49. Plasma biomarkers showed a promising value in the disease diagnosis and management of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). However, profiles of the biomarkers and the associations with cognition across a spectrum of cogn...

    Authors: Zhenxu Xiao, Xue Wu, Wanqing Wu, Jingwei Yi, Xiaoniu Liang, Saineng Ding, Li Zheng, Jianfeng Luo, Hongchen Gu, Qianhua Zhao, Hong Xu and Ding Ding
    Citation: Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2021 13:123