Research at the Division of Neurogeriatrics

We investigate neurodegenerative disorders from different perspec­tives, emphasizing the integration of basic neuroscience research with clinical research and molecular genetics.

Research at the Division of Neurogeriatrics, NVS.
Research at the Division of Neurogeriatrics, NVS. Photo: Annika Clemes

Diseases that we are studying include Alzheimer Disease, Frontotemporal Dementia, CADASIL and Spinal cord injury. Research topics include metabolism of the amyloid β-peptide (Aβ), mitochondrial dysfunction, inflammation, protein aggregation, genetic and environmental risk factors as well as biomarkers.

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You can support our research in several ways. Make a donation to one of our research areas. Did you know that you can donate your share dividends to us tax-free?

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