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Brain immune cells: The next frontier in neurodegeneration

Brain immune cells: The next frontier in neurodegeneration

There is new hope for treating Alzheimer’s disease. New genetic markers found on immune cells in the brain offer clues about who is more at risk—and what factors might protect them. Innovative new research is examining immune cells in the brain: what they do; their role in neurodegeneration; and how they can be used as a therapeutic target.

Join Matthew Macauley, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry, for the next installment of the Science Connects Webinar Series. Learn about immune cells in the brain and the important role they play in Alzheimer’s disease.

Talk is suitable for general audiences, targeted at age 14+.

Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Time: 12 to 1 p.m. MDT
Cost: Free

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