Can Alzheimer's be stopped?

Format: DVD 2016
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Summary
Alzheimer's disease ravages the minds of over 40 million victims worldwide. The cause of Alzheimer's¬ and whether it can be stopped is one of the greatest medical mysteries of our time. Join courageous patients participating in clinical trials, and then go behind the scenes of the major drug trials to see how researchers target and test therapies that may slow and even prevent Alzheimer's.
Contents
Special features: Inside the mind of Alzheimer's
The second victim
Participating in a clinical trial
Identifying Alzheimer's
Untangling tau.

Additional Information
Subjects Alzheimer's disease -- Popular works.
Alzheimer's disease -- Research.
Alzheimer's disease -- Patients -- Care.
Documentary television programs.
Science television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Arlington, Virginia] :2016
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Nova (Television program)
Contributors Holt, Sarah, 1956- television director, television producer, screenwriter.
Sanders, Jay O., 1953- narrator.
Mirowitz, Sheldon, composer.
Tangled Bank Studios, LLC, production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Jay O. Sanders.
Other Contributors Music, Sheldon Mirowitz.
Audience TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children) for language.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles.
Notes Documentary.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: ©2016.
Running time indicated on container: approx. 60 minutes; actual running time: 54 min.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781627896771
1627896775
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