VOTE! Brain Discovery Fighting It Out in STAT Bracket Contest

March 4, 2019

UPDATE: The University of Michigan came out on top with a potential treatment for tinnitus. Congrats to them and to the Kipnis team for a great performance!

 

STAT, a major health news site, is running a bracket competition to… Read More

An Explanation for Brain Cell Death in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s

February 21, 2019 Now we may know why specific brain cells die in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.

One of 2018’s Most Promising Medical Advances

January 12, 2019

Another wonderful recognition of Jonathan Kipnis’ latest work: The National Institutes of Health has named his discovery about the role of the brain’s cleaning system in aging and Alzheimer’s disease one of 2018’s most promising medical advances.

The finding from… Read More

A Pioneer Award for Truly Pioneering Research

October 3, 2018

Our Jonathan Kipnis, PhD, has made a series of amazing discoveries, starting with his identification of vessels connecting the brain and the immune system that were not supposed to exist. Now his game-changing work has received a most… Read More