NACC-funded projects for 2016

The NACC Steering Committee met April 16, 2016 and selected the following applications for FY2016 funding:

COLLABORATIVE PROJECT

Application ID: #2016-04
Title: "Plasma biomarkers in Lewy body disease"
Lead Investigator: Neill Graff-Radford, MBBch (Mayo Clinic)

JUNIOR INVESTIGATOR PROJECTS

Application ID: #2016-JI-01
Title: "Predicting and quantifying Alzheimer's disease risk"
Investigator: Rahul Desikan, MD, PhD (University of California, San Francisco)
Application ID: #2016-JI-02
Title: "Lipophilic vs. hydrophilic statin exposure and post-mortem neuropathology"
Investigator: Aaron M. Koenig, MD (Massachusetts ADRC)
Application ID: #2016-JI-08
Title: "Effects of APOE genotype on longevity"
Investigator: Mitsuru Shinohara, PhD (Mayo Clinic)