Recent news about Jagust lab research and lab members such as press releases and awards.
Scientific American June 2016
Work from the Jagust Lab is cited in the Scientific American Article: “Obscure Disease May Offer Backdoor to New Treatments for Alzheimer’s and Other Killers” .
Check out the article here
Press March 2016
Watch the video abstract for the paper “PET Imaging of Tau Deposition in the Aging Human Brain” published March 2nd in Neuron with the first two authors Michael Schöll and Samuel N Lockhart.
Their paper has also been mentioned in several news articles:
Nature neuroscience paper june 2015
Congratulations to Bryce Mander and Matt Walker for their second Nature Neuroscience paper in collaboration with the Jagust Lab titled "β-amyloid disrupts human NREM slow waves and related hippocampus-dependent memory consolidation."
This one got a lot of great news coverage!
UCTV video 2013
Berkeley Lab's Bill Jagust discusses how scientists are working to detect the earliest signs of Alzheimer's, long before clinical symptoms appear. UCTV Series: "Science at the Theater"