Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute
About the Institute
Students work with world leading researchers in various disciplines to conduct world-class bench science with some clinical applications and translational work to investigate and identify the underlying circuitry or mechanisms of the brain that are influenced or affected by neurodegenerative conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s disease, schizophrenia, autism, Down Syndrome and hearing and visual disorders. The research experience takes place in a vibrant and dynamic community with access to a variety of state-of-the-art labs and numerous resources.
Zlokovic installed as Mary Hayley and Selim Zilkha Chair in Alzheimer’s Disease ResearchBerislav V. Zlokovic, MD, PhD, the pioneering researcher whose work has transformed modern understanding of degenerative neurological diseases, was installed as the inaugural holder of the Mary Hayley and Selim Zilkha Chair in Alzheimer’s Disease Research at a ceremony held May 4 at the Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute. Zlokovic, chair and professor of physiology and biophysics
ZNI Seminar Series: “Blood-Derived Neuronal Exosomes in the Prediction and Pathogenicity of Alzheimer’s Disease”
Herklotz Seminar Room (ZNI 112)
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