Gregory A Elder, MD
- RESEARCH PROFESSOR | Psychiatry
- RESEARCH PROFESSOR (PENDING) | Neurology
Research Topics:Aging, Alzheimer's Disease, Brain, Endothelial Cells, Neuro-degeneration/protection, Stem Cells
Multi-Disciplinary Training AreaNeuroscience [NEU]
BA, University of Illinois
Research interests include Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, in particular how mutations in presenilin-1 cause familial Alzheimer's disease using transgenic mouse models. We also study the normal biological functions of the presenilin-1 gene using mouse models and cell culture.
Familial Alzheimer's disease