Optics peers through the haze of dimentia

Optics peers through the haze of dimentia

raymond.macdougall
Fri, 10/25/2019 – 10:07

As the number of people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and related dementias grows, so too does the pressure on the medical community to identify dementias as early as possible and potentially treat them. Researchers on both sides of the Atlantic are using optical technologies to capture the manifestations of dementia in the brain before outward symptoms of the condition occur.

Read more at Photonics.

Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

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