Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter (VWM disease) is an
autosomal recessive neurological disease. The cause of the disease are
mutations in ...
Mar 19, 2016 ... White matter disease is the wearing away of tissue in the largest and deepest
part of your brain due to aging. This tissue contains millions of ...
Vanishing White Matter Disease (VWM) is inherited in an autosomal recessive
manner, meaning that it is a disease that can run in the family. Symptoms ...
"White matter disorders" have a bad name. The first thought is usually that the
disease is progressive and that the affected child is going to have an increasing ...
Dec 8, 2008 ... Diffuse ischemic white matter disease impairs executive functioning, information
processing speed, and gait. Neuroimaging techniques, such ...
Particularly in the evaluation of white matter diseases, MR far outperforms any
other imaging technique. Lesions that may be quite subtle or even invisible on
White matter inflammation causes the brain-blood barrier to become partially
ineffective. ... Charles DeCarli, UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center director.
Jan 1, 2005 ... We know this because, when this connectivity is disrupted by disease or other
damage to white matter, the result is often a dramatic disturbance ...
Within the Dementia Research Centre, a team of researchers focus on
understanding how disease of the brain's white matter is related to ageing and
Nov 2, 2014 ... MRI (Magnetic resonance image) of the brain. This is section is in the horizontal
plane, just above the ears. Periventricular white matter lesions ...