KFI 640AM (and here) Dr. Mario Mendez was a featured guest Nov. 4 on KFI's Bill Carroll Show to discuss Lewy Body Dementia, which actor Robin Williams was found to have had following an autopsy.
Dr. M. Parvez Alam from the Drug Discovery lab at UCLA’s Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research displays his award received at the recent Flow Chemistry Congress 2015 held in San Diego, September 15-16 for best presentation: "High Yield SNAr Substitution Reaction of Heteroaryl Chlorides in a MicroFluidic Reactor."Article: "Green Chemistry" approach wins award at Flow Chemistry Congress.
HCP Live reported Sept. 22 on a study by Dr. Liana Apostolova that found Hippocampus measurements were an effective way to diagnosis early Alzheimer's disease. Apostolova is a Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Neurology at UCLA.
Newswise, Science Daily, Drug Discovery and Development, Examiner.com, MedicalXpress, News-Medical.net and NewsMax reported July 29 on a study by Dr. Varghese John that found a naturally occurring protein inhibits an enzyme linked to the onset of Alzheimer’s. John is an Associate Adjunct Professor of Neurology and Principle Investigator of the Drug Discovery Lab in the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA.
The April issue of the The Pathologist (pages 36-38) featured a study by Dr. Liana Apostolova on a multimodal approach for predicting brain amyloidosis using cognitive assessment, brain imaging and a simple blood test for Alzheimer’s disease. Apostolova is an Associate Professor-In-Residence of Neurology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Director of the Neuroimaging Laboratory at the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA.