Colored light micrograph of brain tissue from an Alzheimer's disease sufferer. Both of the classic pathological features of this disease are seen here. Both of these abnormalities [...]
An online tool that helps older people monitor their brain health has been developed at the Keck School of Medicine of USC with other medical groups.
In partnership with the Alzheimer Disease Research Center of USC, Hussein Yassine, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, was awarded two [...]
Twice as many women as men develop Alzheimer’s disease, but even after years of research, aging experts are unsure why. Judy Pa, PhD, assistant professor of neurology at [...]
Researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of USC are tackling the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States — Alzheimer’s disease — with a new study [...]
Managing lifestyle factors such as hearing loss, smoking, hypertension and depression could prevent one-third of the world’s dementia cases, according to a report by the first Lancet Commission [...]
Rohit Varma and Paul Aisen led discussions about the Keck School of Medicine of USC and the USC Alzheimer’s Therapeutic Research Institute recently in San Diego. [...]
The third annual Zilkha Symposium on April 15, 2015 brought together scientists from the United States and Europe to discuss the complexities of Alzheimer’s disease. Alzforum, a news [...]