What role does oxidative stress play in the development of many chronic neurodegenerative diseases? How might we prevent or cure such diseases? In his Academy Evening talk, UW–Madison pharmacy professor Jeff Johnson discusses new therapeutic approaches to treating such diseases as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Huntington's, and ALS. Recorded on October 14, 2008, at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art lecture hall in Overture Center for the Arts.
Alzheimer's and More: Halting the Progression of Neurological Diseases
Dr. Jeff Johnson received a BS in Biology (1984) and MS in Pharmacology (1986) from the University of Minnesota-Duluth, and a PhD in Environmental Toxicology (1992) from the University of Wisconsin.
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