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Our core members manage the research facilities and services of the Mesulam Center for Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease or base their research here.

View individual profiles of our core center members with publication and contact information, research and clinical specialties and more via the links below.

Vassar, Robert J

Vassar, Robert J

Professor of Neurology (Behavioral Neurology) and Cell and Developmental Biology


Our research focuses on molecular and cellular mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease. In particular, we investigate the beta-secretase enzyme BACE1, which initiates the production of the beta-amyloid pept... [more]

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