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KPCC reveals clues to early Alzheimer's: UCLA identifies brain changes pointing to future Alzheimer's.

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.

KPCC reveals clues to early Alzheimer's: "UCLA identifies brain changes pointing to future Alzheimer's"

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Eat like a Mediterranean - but how?

Dr. Greg Cole, professor-in-residence of medicine and neurology and associate director of UCLA's Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer Disease Research, was quoted Nov. 21 in the Los Angeles Times about the health benefits of a Mediterranean diet.

"Eat like a Mediterranean - but how?"

 

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Mutación genética está ligada a Alzheimer.

Drs. John Ringman, Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology and Clinical Core Director at the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzhiemer's Disease Research at UCLA, and Freddy Ortiz, Clinical Psychology of the UCLA Memory Disorders Clinic at Olive View Medical Center - Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA presented at the School of Chicago of Professional Psychology November 18th. Dr. Ortiz was interviewed in the Univision Chicago news about científicos encontraron que esta mutación está presente en familias mexicanas, puertorriqueñas y colombianas. (Spanish)

"Mutación genética está ligada a Alzheimer"

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Tweezing apart amyloids.

Dr. Gal Bitan, Associate Professor of Neurology and a member of the Brain Research Institute, was featured in the September 22 Chemical & Engineering News for his development of molecular "tweezers," molecules that break up harmful protein plaques that can lead to brain disorders.

"Tweezing apart amyloids"

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Summitt plans to fight 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 in the August 24 Fox Sports Exclusive article: "Summitt plans to fight disease."

"Summitt plans to fight disease"