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Alzheimer’s disease: The right drug, the right time

Published: Dec 13th, 2018

In the journal Science, MBI leaders Drs. Steven DeKosky and Todd Golde discuss the challenges of developing effective Alzheimer’s therapies and the road ahead.


UF-led consortium aims to accelerate Alzheimer’s research and treatment

Published: Nov 29th, 2018

MBI and 1Florida ADRC Director Todd Golde, M.D., Ph.D., shines light on UF’s role in a nationwide initiative to combat the disease and his hopes for the future

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Michael Pace & David Borchelt

Published: Nov 20th, 2018

Study demonstrates that additional proteins misfold in the presence of neurodegenerative disease pathologies.


MBI Director Dr. Todd Golde discusses dementia

Published: Oct 26th, 2018

Following Sandra Day O’Connor’s announcement of her dementia, and possibly Alzheimer’s, diagnosis, Dr. Todd Golde explains a dementia diagnosis, current treatments and his hope for the future.


MBI researchers identify potential strategy to treat Alzheimer’s disease

Published: Aug 29th, 2018

A mouse-model study led by Drs. Paramita Chakrabarty and Todd Golde describes how their team bioengineered a naturally occurring protein to enable it to bind to amyloid beta protein in the brain.

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Harnessing the power of the hub

Published: Aug 22nd, 2018

MBI members discuss how the service and science hub specialty care model is working at the Fixel Center.

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Abbi Hernandez & Sara Burke

Published: Aug 16th, 2018

The vulnerability of particular brain regions in old age that are important for problem-solving and reasoning.

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Potential alternatives and new perspectives in Alzheimer’s treatments

Published: Jul 6th, 2018

Glenn Smith, Ph.D., ABPP-cn, chair of the department of clinical and health psychology, recently commented on the state of Alzheimer’s disease research in a Citrus County Chronicle feature story.


Researchers talk Alzheimer’s findings on Reddit

Published: Jan 29th, 2018

Visit Drs. Todd Golde and Brenda Moore’s Reddit Science AMA from Jan. 31, where they answered questions about the future of Alzheimer’s research.

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UF research opens new avenue for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

Published: Jan 2nd, 2018

Neuroscientists at UF’s McKnight Brain Institute have validated a potential pathway to halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.