Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Short Communication Volume 7 Issue 11

What is Alzheimer’s Disease?

Yoheenee Jugdoyal*

BSc Biotechnology, Johannesburg, South Africa

*Corresponding Author: Yoheenee Jugdoyal, BSc Biotechnology, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Received: August 29, 2023; Published: October 19, 2023


A disease which is characterised by memory loss, change in behaviour and thinking patterns. Alzheimer’s disease is neurodegenerative and progressive. It is one of the most common causes of dementia and causes irreversible damage to the brain.

 Keywords: Alzheimer’s Disease; Brain; Cell


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Citation: Yoheenee Jugdoyal. “What is Alzheimer’s Disease?”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 7.11 (2023): 81-82.


Copyright: © 2023 Yoheenee Jugdoyal. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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