Brain Region Crucial to Memory and Cognition Is First to Exhibit Buildup of Alzheimer-linked Proteins, Study Finds

Brain Region Crucial to Memory and Cognition Is First to Exhibit Buildup of Alzheimer-linked Proteins, Study Finds
A critical but vulnerable brain region seems to be the first area disturbed by late onset Alzheimer’s disease, and to be a region more essential for preserving cognitive function in later life than previously thought, according to a review, “The Locus Coeruleus: Essential for Maintaining Cognitive Function and the Aging Brain,” published in the journal Trends in

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