Research Team

Dr. Wenjie Luo, Member of the Adjunct Faculty at the Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research

Dr. Luo’s research led to the recent discovery that the formation of tau tangles could be prevented by using a drug that reduces the activity of a protein called a “chaperone,” suggesting that this drug or compounds related to it could be used to treat the degeneration of brain cells in Alzheimer’s disease.

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