Steven T. DeKosky, M.D., deputy director of UF’s Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute, honored with the Henry Wisniewski Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2020 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. The award recognizes significant contributions to Alzheimer’s disease and dementia research, either through a single scientific discovery or a body of work.
In The Conversation, Drs. Golde and DeKosky explain the new test, which shows high accuracy in detecting chemicals specific to Alzheimer’s.
The program trains doctoral students to explore treatments to prevent or slow cognitive aging, mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.
Study demonstrates that additional proteins misfold in the presence of neurodegenerative disease pathologies.
Learn how philanthropy has played a key role in UF Health’s neuroscience research and clinical programs in the latest edition of Florida Physician.
Brain network imaging study could help guide drug development to improve cognitive function.
Dr. Malú Tansey shared research findings on gut-brain communication via the immune system.
Dr. Wissam Deeb and researcher partners reveal new findings that could advance our understanding of human memory.
Boosted by matching funds from the MBI, the Brooks/Hagood scholarship supports young neuroscientists at UF.
A team led by Cara Croft, Ph.D., has demonstrated a novel method to model Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease pathologies and seek potential therapeutic targets. Learn more: