NEW YORK, July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center's Center for Cognitive Neurology
have evidence that monoclonal antibodies they developed may provide the blueprint for effective treatments for Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases, such as Parkinson's disease.
In their new report, co-authors Liane Young, an assistant professor of psychology at Boston College, and Ezequiel Gleichgerrcht of the Institute of Cognitive Neurology
and Favaloro University in Argentina, address two key questions related to moral decision-making: First, what specific aspect of emotional responding is relevant for these judgments?
Tim Griffiths, professor of cognitive neurology
at Newcastle University, said: "These were perfectly normal people with no neurological or psychiatric disorders.
Currently, the standard for definitively confirming AD is through detection of pathology, including amyloid plaque in the brain during autopsy," said David Wolk, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Cognitive Neurology
Division, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, presenter and lead investigator for the biopsy study.
Geschwind's family, friends and colleagues; Pfizer Inc; and the Society for Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology
Philip Scheltens, MD, PhD, Professor of Cognitive Neurology
and Director of the Alzheimer Centre at the VU University Medical Centre in Amsterdam presented results of the second clinical trial - called Souvenir II - at the 4th International Conference on Clinical Trials in Alzheimer's Disease (CTAD) in San Diego, California.
The "scientific approach" to advertising employed by Alcon utilizes cognitive neurology
and the technology of high-resolution electroencephalography (EEG).
Douglas Scharre, Director of the Division of Cognitive Neurology
at the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.
During the study, the researchers from University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the University of Cambridge, UK and the Institute of Cognitive Neurology
, Argentina used the classical Pavlonian conditioning to test the responsiveness of patients in vegetative state.
LoVerme is also a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Massachusetts Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology, and the Society of Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology
Marsel Mesulam, MD, Dunbar Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry and Director of the Cognitive Neurology
and Alzheimer's Disease Center at Northwestern University.
Mostofsky, a pediatric neurologist in the Department of Developmental Cognitive Neurology
at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, as saying.
This year's honoree is Darby Morhardt, MSW, LCSW, Research Assistant Professor and Director of the Education and Information Transfer Core for the Cognitive Neurology
and Alzheimer's Disease Center at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
Mostofsky, senior study author and a pediatric neurologist in the Department of Developmental Cognitive Neurology
at the Kennedy Krieger Institute.
Klein, PhD, a member of Northwestern's Cognitive Neurology
and Alzheimer's Disease Center and head of the research team told NanoBiotech News.