• Retinal Scanning May Help Detect Alzheimer Disease in Living Patients

    Written By: Lynda Seminara
    Selected By: Deepak P. Edward, MD

    The retinas of deceased patients with Alzheimer disease exhibit myriad retinal pathologies, including the hallmark amyloid-β protein. Koronyo et al., in a proof-of-concept study, demonstrated that such evidence also exists in the retinas of living patients.