Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s disease

In the News – Fox News – Flajolet

Scientists hope new imaging technology could point to cause of Alzheimer’s “‘When new technologies were coming around we decided it was a good time to try,’ Flajolet told FoxNews.com. Under the guidance of Greengard, Flajolet worked closely with Dr. Thomas … More »

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In the News – CUNY TV – Tessier-Lavigne

Will We Find a Cure for Cancer and Alzheimer’s Anytime Soon?   “Science is on the march in the heart of New York City. With five Nobel Laureates on its faculty, Rockefeller University scientists are working to unlock the mysteries … More »

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In the News – Today – Flajolet

Alzheimer’s was ‘abstract’ until it affected my family   “November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and the Fisher Center at Rockefeller University is on the frontlines of the battle against the disease. Howard Lutnick, who leads the board at the Fisher … More »

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A newly discovered molecular feedback process may protect the brain against Alzheimer’s

A newly discovered molecular feedback process may protect the brain against Alzheimer’s Researchers have identified within neurons a series of molecular interactions — known as a pathway — that can dampen the production of the Alzheimer’s protein amyloid-β. These results suggest a new route in the search for therapies for this degenerative disease. More »

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