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Older Brains Less Efficient at Clearing Abnormal Protein New research reveals that older adults’ brains may be less efficient at clearing away amyloid beta, the main ingredient of the protein plaques that clog up the brain in Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Some scientists believe that the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) that bathes the brain also flushes away […]

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