An epigenetics hypothesis of cognitive aging, standardization of cognitive assessment tools and the use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) standards of evaluation in cognitive aging across the McKnight Brain Institutes [...]
The McKnight Brain Research Foundation* and its four McKnight Brain Institutes voice strong support for President Barack Obama’s plan for a decade-long scientific effort to examine the workings of the [...]
Challenges and opportunities in characterizing cognitive aging across species was the theme of the fifth inter-institutional meeting of research scientists who met April 11-13, 2012. The meeting was sponsored by [...]
The purpose of the McKnight Brain Research Foundation is to promote research and investigation of the brain in the fundamental mechanisms that underlie the neurobiology of memory with clinical relevance to the problems of age related memory loss.