New science details discovery of bacterial pathogen in brains of Alzheimer’s patients

Related video New science uncovers how an unlikely culprit, Porphyromonas gingivalis (Pg) — the bacterium commonly associated with chronic gum disease — appears to drive Alzheimer’s disease (AD) pathology. A paper published today in Science Advances details how researchers identified Pg in the brains of patients with AD. University of Louisville researcher Jan Potempa, Ph.D., […]