What is the role of copper and zinc dyshomeostasis in Alzheimer's disease pathology?

Alzheimer's Disease, the 6th leading cause of US deaths, is characterized by amyloid-beta(Aβ) plaques and...

What can heat stress responses in C. elegans tell us about Alzheimer’s disease?

The hypothesis that is being tested is if C. elegans will build up amyloid beta (AB) plaques after heat...

Developing a new evidence-based treatment for moderate to severe dementia

The World Health Organization calls for an increase in psychosocial interventions for dementia. While the...

Does hearing gum chewing increase stress in students?

This study can help to uncover smaller stress factors that affect teens. Studying the effect of hearing...

Can people be screened for acute mountain sickness susceptibility?

This project aims to investigate cerebral deoxygenation during exercise in hypoxia in order to highlight...

What are the benefits of a Mediterranean diet on mood?

The field of nutritional neuroscience has made strides in understanding the role of diet on brain function...

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