October 4, 2018

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – October 4, 2018

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Patient-Focused Care: A Prescription to Reduce Health Care Costs,” a hearing held October 3, 2018 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 33 minutes). Hearing begins at the 14:38 mark.

CAAR – Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Article Abstracts – October 4, 2018

A. “Dedifferentiation of caudate functional connectivity and striatal dopamine transporter density predict memory change in normal aging,” by Anna Rieckmann, Keith A. Johnson, Reisa A. Sperling, Randy L. Buckner, and Trey Hedden (Vol. 115, No. 40, October 2, 2018, p. 10160-10165).

B. “Differential effects of partial and complete loss of TREM2 on microglial injury response and tauopathy,” by Faten A. Sayed, Maria Telpoukhovskaia, Lay Kodama, Yaqiao Li, Yungui Zhou, David Le, Axel Hauduc, Connor Ludwig, Fuying Gao, Claire Clelland, Lihong Zhan, Yonatan A. Cooper, Dimitrios Davalos, Katerina Akassoglou, Giovanni Coppola, and Li Gan (Vol. 115, No. 40, October 2, 2018, p. 10172-10177).

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Medicine Article – October 4, 2018

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Nilvadipine in mild to moderate Alzheimer disease: A randomised controlled trial,” Brian Lawlor, Ricardo Segurado, Sean Kennelly, Marcel G. M. Olde Rikkert, Robert Howard, Florence Pasquier, Anne Börjesson-Hanson, Magda Tsolaki, Ugo Lucca, D. William Molloy, Robert Coen, Matthias W. Riepe, Jsnos Kalman, Rose Anne Kenny, Fiona Cregg, Sarah O’Dwyer, Cathal Walsh, Jessica Adams, Rita Banzi, Laetitia Breuilh, Leslie Daly, Suzanne Hendrix, Paul Aisen, Siobhan Gaynor, Ali Sheikhi, Diana G. Taekema, Frans R. Verhey, Raffaello Nemni, Flavio Nobili, Massimo Franceschi, Giovanni Frisoni, Orazio Zanetti, Anastasia Konsta, Orologas Anastasios, Styliani Nenopoulou, Fani Tsolaki-Tagaraki, Magdolna Pakaski, Olivier Dereeper, Vincent de la Sayette, Olivier Sénéchal, Isabelle Lavenu, Agnès Devendeville, Gauthier Calais, Fiona Crawford, and Michael Mullan, for the NILVAD Study Group (PLoS Med 15(9): e1002660., HTML, XML, and .pdf format, 20p.).

CAAR – International Longevity Centre [UK] Reports – October 4, 2018

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A. “Health and Well-being Innovation Commission Inquiry – Social Connections and Loneliness,” by Dr. Brian Beach (September 2018, .pdf format, 18p.).

B. “Health and Well-being Innovation Commission Inquiry – Retirement Communities and Care Homes,” by (September 2018, .pdf format, 15p.).

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