New Evidence That Alzheimers Disease Is Infectious

“Alzheimer’s disease is caused in part by a build-up of protein debris in the brain. Scientists already knew that this protein debris, called amyloid peptides, is infectious.”

http://io9.com/5671054/new-evidence-that-alzheimers-disease-is-infectious (or maybe better directly at Science)

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