Smell Test May Predict Early Stages of Alzheimer's Disease

Columbia News
July 26, 2016

Researchers from Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), New York State Psychiatric Institute, and NewYork-Presbyterian reported that an odor identification test may prove useful in predicting cognitive decline and detecting early-stage Alzheimer’s disease. [read more]   [watch CBS New York video]

Also covered by NPR:

'The whole idea is to create tests that a general clinician can use in an office setting,' says Dr. William Kreisl, a neurologist at Columbia University.


and by: CNN, U.S. News & World Report, Healio, Fox News, Medscape, Immortal News, Science Daily, Medical Daily, Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Nature World News, MedPage Today, PsychCentral.com, CTV News, and Business Standard.