Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC), University of Washington


The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announces their “Neurodegeneration Challenge” grant competition

February 20, 2018 — Call for applications to join the CZI Neurodegeneration Challenge Network, an interdisciplinary initiative to increase understanding of the fundamental biology of neurodegenerative disorders, with Early Career Acceleration Awards and Collaborative Science Awards. Learn more here.

Genetic Approaches to Aging Trainee Research Presentations

February 12, 2018 — Presenting their research in Foege S-060 on 2/22 at 2:30pm: Nikolay Burnaevskiy, PhD, Mendenhall/Kaeberlein Lab, Pathology: Causes of variegated gene expression in young and old animals / Alex Mason, Queitsch Lab, Genome Sciences: Identification of an early-aging mutant in a sensitized miRNA-deficient background.

2018-2019 Pilot Project Awards

February 09, 2018 — View the five pilot projects funded for 2018-2019, including one from the newest faculty member in the UW Integrated Brain Imaging Center, Hesamoddin Jahanian, to develop ultrafast MRI as a biomarker for AD.

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