What Causes Age-Related Memory Loss?

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By Molly Clifton

Researchers in New York have discvoered a major cause of age-related memory loss.

They found that a shortage of a specific protein in part of the brain is key to age-related memory loss.

The doctors say this type of memory loss can be reversed, in mice, through increasing the protein, but they're not sure if it will work in humans.
 



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