Dr. David Teplow, Professor of Neurology and Interim Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Research at UCLA, was quoted Feb. 6 by CNN.com about research finding that smoking appears to accelerate the pace of age-related cognitive decline in middle-aged men.
Dr. Gregory Cole, Professor of Medicine and Neurology, and Associate Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA, was quoted in a Jan. 24USA Todayarticle about research indicating that higher cognitive activity in young and middle-aged adults may lead to lower levels of a protein linked to Alzheimer's disease.
Dr. Joshua Grill, Director of the Katherine and Benjamin Kagan Alzheimer's Disease Treatment Development Program and Director of Recruitment and Education Core for the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA, was quoted Jan. 9 by WebMD about the use of nicotine patches to offset mild memory loss.
KPCC-89.3 FM reported Jan. 9 on research by Dr. John Ringman, Associate Professor of Neurology and a member of UCLA's Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research. His study identified chemical changes that occur in the brains of people with familial Alzheimer's disease some 10 years before symptoms appear.