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Blood test shows new promise in early detection of Alzheimer’s

08/01/2020

An international team of researchers, including scientists from the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health Research Institute here in Arizona, Lund University in Sweden, the drugmaker Eli Lilly and others, have identified a new blood test showing remarkable promise in detecting Alzheimer’s disease as early as two decades before symptoms appear.

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$150,000 grant supports Banner Telehealth

06/01/2020

Banner Telehealth

A local foundation recently awarded $150,000 to the Banner Health Foundation to support the Banner Telehealth program and its rapid deployment in hospital rooms outfitted for COVID-19 patients. Read more about how this innovative way to treat patients can significantly improve conditions and outcomes for both patients and providers.

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