May 23, 2019
ADRC talks spanned human cell models of sporadic Alzheimer's disease, protective genes against dementia, human resilience, machine learning, and the newly recognized role of TDP-43 protein in dementia in older adults.
Categories: Adult Changes in Thought Study, Research, Precision Medicine, FTD Disorders, ADRC News
August 15, 2018
August 13-14th, researchers from around the country shared updates on research that leverages data from the UW/Kaiser Permanente ACT study on brain health and dementia.
Categories: Adult Changes in Thought Study, Research, Clinical Care, Precision Medicine, ADRC News
August 07, 2018
The ACT Imaging Records Project, made possible by a new NIA grant, extends the research potential of Seattle's long-running study of aging.
Categories: Adult Changes in Thought Study, Research, ADRC News
October 13, 2016
UW researchers combine forces to identify the level at which air pollution raises dementia risk, a public health issue "affecting the cognitive health of everyone who breathes the air."
July 11, 2016
Dr. Paul Crane gives perspective on the big news that TBI raises risk of Parkinson disease--not Alzheimer disease, as commonly assumed.
Categories: Adult Changes in Thought Study, Research, Q&A, ADRC News
May 13, 2016
A neuropathologist gives his perspective on new findings about the long-term consequences of head trauma in the general aging population and football players.