Volume 18, Issue 1, January 2019, Page 33
Dr. Yakeel Quiroz Featured in the Current Issue of Lancet Neurology
Alzheimer’s Association Research Fellowship (AARF) Awardee: Clara Vila CastelarAlzheimer’s Association Research Fellowship (AARF) Awardee: Clara Vila Castelar
Dr. Clara Vila Castelar (seen in the stripped shirt) was awarded the Alzheimer’s Association Research Fellowship, which will allow her to continue her research for the next 3 years. She
MADRC Diversity Supplement Awardee: Liliana Ramirez-GomezMADRC Diversity Supplement Awardee: Liliana Ramirez-Gomez
Dr. Liliana Ramirez-Gomez received a diversity supplement from the NIA to a parent grant from the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (MADRC) directed by Dr. Brad Hyman, MD, PhD. This
The New York Times: Why Didn’t She Get Alzheimer’s? The Answer Could Hold a Key to Fighting the DiseaseThe New York Times: Why Didn’t She Get Alzheimer’s? The Answer Could Hold a Key to Fighting the Disease
Recently, Dr. Yakeel Quiroz and colleagues published a Nature paper describing an individual who was able to resist Alzheimer’s Disease. A rare mutation in Apolipoprotein E (APOE) may protect against dementia.