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Blood Biomarkers for Neurodegenerative Diseases

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Monday, September 21, 2020
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11:45 am - 1:00 pm
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Professor Kaj Blennow, MD, PhD
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Karen Wrenn Trust Lecture

Professor Kaj Blennow is a pioneer in the development of blood based biomarkers for neurodegenerative diseases. His team has lead groundbreaking advances in biomarker discovery for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, ALS, TBI, MCI and post surgical cognitive decline. Prof. Blennow is dual certified in General Psychiatry and Clinical Chemistry. He has published more than 1200 original research papers and received the Henry Wisniewski Lifetime Achievement Award in Alzheimer's Disease Research. His research on developing an accurate blood test for Alzheimer's was featured in the New York Times in July 2020.

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https://duke.zoom.us/j/93628728417?pwd=d1pYb1lPNHFPMFY0T0dURURaNGMyZz09
Meeting ID: 936 2872 8417
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Contact: Katharine Neal