PBS SoCal news segment Feb 5 on the state of Alzheimer’s research featured a lengthy interview with Dr. Kren Gylys, Professor at the UCLA School of Nursing, and Dr. Greg Cole, Interim director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research and a professor of neurology and medicine. Gylys discussed her recent study that looked at the progression of the disease and why some develop Alzheimer’s while others don’t. Cole discussed his work in developing a test for diagnosing Alzheimer's.
Dr. Gal Bitan an Associate Professor in Residence of Neurology, commented Dec. 23 in an ATTN story on Alzheimer’s research.
KFI 640AM (and here) Dr. Mario Mendez was a featured guest Nov. 4 on KFI's Bill Carroll Show to discuss Lewy Body Dementia, which actor Robin Williams was found to have had following an autopsy.
Dr. M. Parvez Alam from the Drug Discovery lab at UCLA’s Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research displays his award received at the recent Flow Chemistry Congress 2015 held in San Diego, September 15-16 for best presentation: "High Yield SNAr Substitution Reaction of Heteroaryl Chlorides in a MicroFluidic Reactor."Article: "Green Chemistry" approach wins award at Flow Chemistry Congress.
HCP Live reported Sept. 22 on a study by Dr. Liana Apostolova that found Hippocampus measurements were an effective way to diagnosis early Alzheimer's disease. Apostolova is a Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Neurology at UCLA.