Alzheimer z disease advances in etiology, pathogenesis a by Khalid Iqbal, Sangram S. Sisodia, Bengt Winblad

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WISNIEWSKI AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE RESEARCH BLAS FRANGIONE MD, PHD Dr Frangione has contributed to our present-day knowledge of cerebral amyloid and its role in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and aging. Early in 1980, he developed a method for extracting cerebral amyloid from leptomeninges, and he deserves credit for the initial discovery of the role of mutated genes in inherited neurodegenerative disorders associated with cerebrovascular fibrillogenesis. xxxiv SCIENTISTS HONORED FOR PIONEERING RESEARCH Working with a vascular variant of familial AD (FAD)-like syndrome in Dutch patients, he showed that the Dutch amyloid was similar to beta amyloid (Ab) extracted from AD patients.

Dr Grundke-Iqbal has been a member of the International Scientific Advisory Committee of the International Conferences on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders since their inception. In 1994 she received the New York State Governor’s Award. ROBERT KATZMAN Robert Katzman, a native of Denver, Colorado, a graduate of the University of Chicago and Harvard Medical School, trained in Neurology at the Neurological Institute, Columbia Presbyterian Medical School. After joining the faculty of the Einstein College of Medicine, he served as Professor and Chair of Neurology there from 1964 to 1984, then as Chair of Neurosciences and founding director of the Alzheimer Research Center at the University of California at San Diego from 1984 to 1990.

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