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Exploring the Intersection of Alzheimer's Disease and Vascular Factors


  • Saanvi Aneja Dublin High School



Neuroscience, Alzheimer's Disease, Vascular, Neurodegenerative Disorder


Alzheimer's Disease (AD) and vascular risk factors have long been investigated as separate entities within the fields of neuroscience and medicine. However, emerging evidence suggests a complex connection between these two factors, leading to a need in the reevaluation of their relationship. This review implements an integrative review approach, utilizing evidence from epidemiological studies, neuroimaging, genetics, and molecular investigations. Ultimately, this paper underscores the need for a holistic understanding of AD pathogenesis that incorporates vascular factors into the disease model. Utilizing such multidisciplinary strategies paves the way to the development of novel therapeutics and therapies for AD in the future.


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