https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dj3GGDuu15I Alzheimer's was first discovered by German doctor, Alois Alzheimer in 1907. Since then, science and medical advances have enabled doctors to explore this disease more closely and to begin to fully understand how it develops. Researchers have identified the factor at the end of a molecular chain of events killing nerve cells in Alzheimer's disease. Find out more. In this LECMA Vaincre Alzheimer video shared in October 2013, how Alzheimer's disease affects the brain is explained using 3-D computer generated graphics. Potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease in clinical phase III trial has been fast-tracked. Find out more. Alzheimer's News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.