Dr. Ben Readhead explains how researchers explore findings that show a possible relationship between a common virus and Alzheimer’s Disease. Dr. Diego Mastroeni works to understand how specific cells in the brain may be the key to understanding how Alzheimer’s Disease begins. Dr. Thomas Beach discusses how brain and body donation are vital to effective Alzheimer’s research.
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Catalyst is an Arizona PBS series that explores cutting-edge research at Arizona State University and its potential impact on the world. The program is produced by students at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at ASU under the guidance of Executive Producer Steve Filmer, an award-winning television producer whose credits include ABC World News Tonight and Good Morning America. Catalyst is supported by the ASU Knowledge Enterprise.
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