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A new study in "Scientific Reports" sought patterns in an Alzheimer's-related gene among more diverse and representative Latino populations. Dr. Hector Gonzalez was recently interviewed by public radio about his recent publication, "Apolipoprotein E genotypes among diverse middle-aged and older Latinos: Study of Latinos-Investigation of Neurocognitive Aging results (HCHS/SOL)." To read or listen to the story, click here:Researchers Study Alzheimer's Gene Across Diverse Latino Populations

Dr. Galasko co-authored the attached article, with Drs. Golde and Dekosky. It was published in Science Magazine.
“Lessons from failed clinical trials can improve the development of Alzheimer’s disease–modifying therapies.”

Congratulations to Dr. Brewer, who on Thursday, won in the Healthcare Communicators of San Diego County annual awards, winning top honors in the Writing/Op-Ed category for his commentary on Alzheimer’s research needing volunteer heroes.

As Alzheimer's Numbers Grow Among Latinos, Need for Research Grows Too, Says Experts. New grant from National Institute on Aging brings UC San Diego and San Diego State University researchers together to train, mentor and fund young scientists from Latino and other minority backgrounds

Dr. Maria Marquine, UCSD Professor and Victor Guerra, SMADRC research participant were interiewed by Channel 7 news to talk about two walks in San Diego this weekend raising money to help find treatments for people living with Alzheimer’s Disease.

Dr. Hector Gonzalez's career and work highlighted on the National Institute of Aging (NIA) Office of Special Populations Scholar Spotlight following his presentation at the Task Force for Minority Aging Research meeting.

For Alzheimer's caregivers, self-care comes first - Dr. Guerry Peavy featured by the Union Tribune at the Date with a Cure Event hosted by Alzheimer's San Diego

My Mother’s Alzheimer’s and What I Hope for My Research – Dr. Andrea LaCroix's personal essay published in, an online publication operated by PBS

Metabolic Syndrome Associated with Poorer Cognition in Midlife – Healio features Dr. Hector Gonzalez, PhD

Alzheimer’s researchers seeking volunteers to enlist in clinical trials – KUSI Interview with Dr. James Brewer, M.D., Ph.D. and Andres Martin

San Diego volunteers needed to help cure Alzheimer's – Op-Ed piece submitted by James Brewer, MD, PhD

New Alzheimer’s Association report reveals shocking statistics – News 8 Interview with Dr. Hector Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Number Of Americans With Alzheimer’s Expected To More Than Double By 2050 – KPBS Interview with Dr. James Brewer, M.D., Ph.D.