Research project: Using mouse models to understand altered inflammation in Down syndrome dementia
People with HIV and AIDS sometimes develop cognitive impairment, particularly in the later stages of their condition.
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) is caused by an abnormally shaped protein called a prion infecting the brain.
The causes of young-onset dementia, also known as early-onset dementia, are different from those in older people. The young-onset of some of the most common types of dementia are described on this page.