infectious disease

Herpes Viruses Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease In New Brain Research

Herpes Viruses Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease In New Brain Research

A fringe theory about the origins of Alzheimer’s disease – that latent viral infections can sometimes trigger its emergence – has gotten perhaps its most significant bit of support yet. A complex new study published this week in Neuron has found evidence that certain viruses are not only more common…