Alzheimer’s Disease: Could ultrasound be a possible treatment?

Alzheimer’s Disease: Could ultrasound be a possible treatment?

Researchers have successfully reversed symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease in mice by using MRI-guided ultrasound. Studies working with Alzheimer’s mouse models have shown improved cognition and spatial learning, with no adverse effects on behavior. The theory is that this technique works because as the ultrasound beams temporarily open the blood-brain barrier, drugs are able to be […]