Media reports on new risk gene for Alzheimer's.

Dr. Paul Thompson, Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, and a member of the Imaging Genetics Center, Laboratory of Neuro Imaging (LONI), and the Semel Institute, was featured widely regarding his study that discovered a new genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease by screening people's DNA and then using an advanced type of scan to visualize their brains' connections. Stories appeared Mar. 4 in the; March 6 in,, (Italy), (China); and March 7 in the International Business Times, and the CNBC website