Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Alzheimer's Blood Test

We may be one step closer to having a blood test to diagnose Alzheimer's.  The test still needs to be proven out as a valid clinical diagnostic tool, however, it appears like it could be about 93% accurate in diagnosing individuals with Alzheimer's.  If such a test proves out and provides a reliable, repeatable, simple and affordable diagnostic tool, years of wondering could be removed from some patients as they struggle to get a diagnosis.  

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