Gilbert Di Paolo (Columbia University Medical Center)
Jessica Wong (University of Chicago)
Rudy Tanzi (Harvard Medical School)
David Salat, Ph.D. (MGH Martinos Center)
Saskia M. van der Vies
Department of Pathology, Neurosciences Campus Amsterdam VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dr. Takaomi C. Saido of RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Japan
Transgenic mice overexpressing amyloid precursor protein (APP) have made tremendous contributions to the experimental understanding of Alzheimer's disease (AD) pathophysiology. These 1st generation models however suffer from the following intrinsic problems.
Soyon Hong (Program in Neuroscience Dissertation Defense Seminar; Dennis Selkoe,
Malgorzata Marjanska (University of Minnesota)
Keith A. Johnson, M.D.
Radiology and Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, MGH
Bradford Dickerson, MD,
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School & Massachusetts General Hospital
Brad has an impressive research program, and his application of various imaging methods to patient populations (Mild Cognitive
Impairment, Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal diseases, etc) is of
particular relevance to investigators here at the VA.