Protein markers in blood can help predict dementia 15 years in advance: Study

Protein markers in blood can help predict dementia 15 years in advance: Study

Scientists have shown in a new study how protein biomarkers found in blood can help predict dementia 15 years before it is diagnosed. It is estimated that more than 8.8 million Indians above the age of 60 live with Dementia. During its final stages, the neurodegenerative disease can dive into the deepest parts of the brain and cause death by inhibiting basic bodily functions like heart rate control and breathing. The study published in the journal Nature Aging on Monday …