News in Therapeutic Pipeline Project

June 04, 2020

UW’s Young Lab Links Loss of SORL1 Gene to Alzheimer’s Risk and Sheds New Light on Role of Amyloid in Cellular Traffic Jams

"What this tells us is that there are multiple pathways. We think we may be seeing an earlier stage of disease progression and that the two pathways could converge. This is going to affect how we design new treatments” - UW ADRC researcher Jessica Young, PhD.

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Categories: Therapeutic Pipeline Project, Research, Precision Medicine, ADRC News


January 03, 2018

New imaging method to help untangle role of tau in brain diseases

With a newly available brain imaging technique, UW researchers of neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease and FTD, will be able to embark on several new projects.

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Categories: Therapeutic Pipeline Project, Research, Precision Medicine, FTD Disorders, ADRC News


February 19, 2016

Talking Exomes

Genetic sequencing technology will feature largely in the future of Alzheimer's disease prevention and tailored treatment

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Categories: Therapeutic Pipeline Project, Research, Precision Medicine, FTD Disorders, ADRC News