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Board Member in the News: Rudy Tanzi research on neurogenesis and Alzheimer's in Forbes

Apr 2
2019

Board Member in the News: Rudy Tanzi research on neurogenesis and Alzheimer's in Forbes View MoreBACK

On March 27, 2019,  Forbes spotlighted research by AFAR expert Rudy Tanzi, PhD exploring the relationship between the development of new neurons (neurogenesis) and brains of patients with Alzheimer’s disease, a potential growth factor called Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF), and the impact of exercise on brain neurogenesis.


Dr. Tanzi is a member of AFAR’s Board of Directors.


Read “How Scientists Are Helping New Neurons Survive In The 'Battle Field' Of Alzheimer's Disease” here.

 





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