ApoE Biology & the Brain


As a scientific community we are working to further understand the functions of apoE and apoE receptors including:

  • Interactions with APP processing
  • Aβ clearance/deposition
  • Synaptic function
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Glucose utilization and insulin signaling

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Symposium & Featured Research

Current Symposia

ApoE, ApoE Receptors and Neurodegeneration
University of Kentucky, Lexington KY
June 2-3rd, 2014

Molecular Neurodegeneration

Soluble apoE/AB complex: mechanism and therapeutic target for APOE4-induced AD risk
January 2014

Research Funded by NIH Program Project Grant No. P01AG030128
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