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August 25, 2015

Dr. Greengard Honored by PNAS on their 100th Anniversary

The year 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). Beginning with the… Read More

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August 19, 2015

Fisher Center Scientists Identify Protective Molecule That Could Lead to New Class of Alzheimer’s Medications

New York, New York 8/19/2015 – Today, the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation is proud to announce they have… Read More

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August 11, 2015

How Brain Plaque Affects Your Memory

Beta-amyloid, a toxic protein when it builds up in the brain to form plaques, is a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease.… Read More

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August 11, 2015

Memory Tests May Predict Alzheimer’s 18 Years Down the Road

Low scores on tests of memory and thinking skills may predict the onset of Alzheimer’s disease 18 years later, a… Read More

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June 17, 2015

Easing the Behavior Problems of Alzheimer’s Without Drugs

Agitation, aggression, irritability and other behavior problems are a common feature of Alzheimer’s and present unique challenges for family members… Read More