RIT-RISE Scientists-in-Training Series: Modifying Brain Inflammatory Responses to Treat Alzheimer's Disease

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“Modifying Brain Inflammatory Responses to Treat Alzheimer’s Disease” presented by Dr. M. Kerry O’Banion. Interpreters and captioning provided. All are welcome to attend and participate! Tuesday, May 4th from 2:00-3:00pm. Register for this Zoom webinar at https://rit.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HD8qVcXmTFmtoYUzRLxaQg  For more information contact ritrise@rit.edu

The inflammatory response characteristic of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has been identified as a major driver of brain injury, however current work suggests a more nuanced role with both positive and negative outcomes. Dr. O’Banion will promote the “positive” benefits of inflammation with a long-term goal of identifying new therapeutic targets.


Contact
Kit Kenyon
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When and Where
May 04, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Room/Location: Zoom
Who

Open to the Public

Cost
FREE
Interpreter Requested?

Yes

Topics
deaf community
diversity
research