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Explore the world of neuroscience and the secrets of the brain. Discover how the brain works, technologies to harness brain power, ways to treat disease, and more.

Explore the world of neuroscience and the secrets of the brain. Discover how the brain works, technologies to harness brain power, ways to treat disease, and more.
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Explore the world of neuroscience and the secrets of the brain. Discover how the brain works, technologies to harness brain power, ways to treat disease, and more.

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English


Episodes

Treatment and Management of Patients with Neurodegenerative Disease: Current State of Science

8/16/2019
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Dr. Julio Rojas-Martinez discusses the pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer’s disease now and what is in development. Current approaches pursue early intervention in the dementia phase. Novel emerging strategies will likely accompany anti-amyloid and anti-tau approaches in the future. Then Sarah Dulaney, RN, describe dementia education, support, and non-pharmacological treatment strategies. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 34777]

Duration:01:24:00

Looking Beyond Alzheimer’s Disease: An Overview of Other Major Forms of Neurodegenerative Disease

8/5/2019
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Alzheimer’s disease is the most common but not the only cause of dementia throughout the lifespan. Dr.Salvatore Spina discusses frontotemporal dementias and how they differ. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 34776]

Duration:01:27:55

Diagnosing Alzheimer’s Disease: From Genetics Neuropathology to Common and Rare Clinical Manifestations of the Disease

7/27/2019
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Dr. Geroges Naasan explores the principal clinical syndromes of Alzheimer's Disease: memory, visual, language and frontal/executive. He also discusses neuropathology, genetic factors and modern biomarkers with colleagues from the UCSF Memory and Aging Center. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 34775]

Duration:01:27:21

Mouse and Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Models of Autism Associated with Early Brain Overgrowth

7/25/2019
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Tony Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD describes his lab's efforts to use mouse and IPSC models to find commonalities that give insight into the complex disorder of autism. Series: "Stem Cell Channel" [Health and Medicine] [Science] [Education] [Professional Medical Education] [Show ID: 34977]

Duration:00:57:06

A Brief Overview of the Neurodegenerative Diseases of the Brain

7/23/2019
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Neurologist Dr. Serggio Lanata explores the neurodegenerative disease of the brain, what they have in common and how they differ. alzheimer's is the most common neurodegenerative disease but there are several others including Parkinson's, Huntington Disease and others. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 34774]

Duration:01:29:50

Epilepsy Syndromes: An Evidence-based Era of Novel Treatments

4/18/2019
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Joseph Sullivan, MD, Neurology and Pediatrics, UCSF. Series: "Developmental Disabilities Update" [Health and Medicine] [Education] [Professional Medical Education] [Show ID: 34673]

Duration:00:31:17

Young Latino Scientists Working on Alzheimer's

1/31/2019
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More than 5 million Americans are currently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, and that number is expected to triple by 2050, without prevention or cure. By 2060, the number of Latinos in the United States living with Alzheimer’s disease is projected to increase 832 percent — from 379,000 in 2012, to more than 3.5 million. Find out what UC San Diego is doing to both serve this community and catalyze the research careers of investigators from underrepresented groups. Series: "Brain Channel"...

Duration:00:24:00

Investigation About Alzheimer's Disease in the Latino Community (English Subtitles)

1/24/2019
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Alex Figueroa and Dr. Jose Soria-Lopez discuss clinical symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease and the need to include the Latino community in clinical research. Series: "Brain Channel" [Health and Medicine] [Science] [Show ID: 34416]

Duration:00:19:10

Investigación sobre la Enfermedad de Alzheimer en la Comunidad Latina

11/15/2018
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Este es el primer episodio en español de la Universidad de San Diego California sobre la investigación de la Enfermedad de Alzheimer Demencia en la comunidad latina. En este episodio Alex Figueroa y el Dr. Jose Soria-Lopez conversan sobre los síntomas clínicos y la necesidad de incluir la comunidad latina en investigaciones clínicas sobre esta enfermedad. Se mencionan maneras de combatir la enfermedad y recursos sociales que están disponibles para personas con esta enfermedad y familiares....

Duration:00:19:10

A Flaw in Modern-Day Alzheimer's Treatment

11/13/2018
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Rudolph Tanzi, PhD, of the Harvard Medical School describes a fundamental problem with modern-day treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Series: "UC Wellbeing Channel " [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 34243]

Duration:00:01:39

ALS/FTD-Linked Mutation in FUS Suppresses Intra-axonal Protein Synthesis and Drives Disease Without Nuclear Loss-of-Function of FUS

11/8/2018
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Sandrine Da Cruz, PhD and Jone López-Erauskin, PhD explain how ALS causing mutations in FUS inhibit intra-axonal protein synthesis and drive disease without nuclear loss of FUS function. This research appears in the journal Neuron. [Health and Medicine] [Science] [Show ID: 34203]

Duration:00:06:40

Metabolic Health Alzheimer's Dementogens Exposome: The Hidden Epidemic

10/10/2018
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Dale Bredesen, MD, UCSF and UCLA, discusses how environmental toxins may lead to Alzheimers disease. Series: "UCSF Consortium for Obesity Assessment, Study and Treatment" [Health and Medicine] [Education] [Professional Medical Education] [Show ID: 34090]

Duration:00:35:40

What Role Do Genetics Play in Alzheimer’s? - On Our Mind

10/5/2018
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There are different types of genetic influences on people's risk of developing Alzheimer's disease. Douglas Galasko, MD, of the UCSD Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center joins William Mobley, MD, PhD to discuss these genes, how they are being studied, and what being a carrier of Alzheimer's associated genes means. Learn more about penetrance and expressivity, genome-wide association studies, and more. Series: "Brain Channel" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 33725]

Duration:00:22:26

Differential Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Neurologist’s Perspective

9/26/2018
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Elliott H. Sherr, MD, PhD. Institute of Human Genetics, UCSF. Series: "Developmental Disabilities Update" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 32207]

Duration:00:32:18

Seizures in Children and Youth with Development Disabilities

9/25/2018
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Joseph Sullivan, MD. Director, UCSF Pediatric Epilepsy Center. Series: "Developmental Disabilities Update" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 32206]

Duration:00:35:37

Primary Care of Children and Young Adults with Down Syndrome

9/18/2018
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Tracy L. Trotter, MD, FAAP. Pediatrics, UCSF Series: "Developmental Disabilities Update" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 32205]

Duration:00:30:15

Psychopharmacology and Autism Spectrum Disorders

9/5/2018
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Bennett L. Leventhal, MD. Department of Psychiatry, UCSF. Clinical Director, STAR Center for ASD and NDD. Series: "Developmental Disabilities Update" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 32208]

Duration:00:31:50

Studying the Progression of Alzheimer's Disease with Bradley Hyman MD PhD - Shiley Endowed Lecture

8/24/2018
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How do you model a disease process that stretches out over 20 years in a way that helps you intervene in that process? In the inaugural Shiley Endowed Lecture, Bradley Hyman, MD, PhD shares his research on the progression of Alzheimer's disease. Series: "Brain Channel" [Health and Medicine] [Science] [Show ID: 33992]

Duration:01:03:20

Progenitor Cell-Based Modeling and Treatment of Glial Disease

7/23/2018
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Steven A. Goldman, MD, PhD discusses cell genesis and neural regeneration in the adult brain, with a focus on the use of neural stem and progenitor cells in treating demyelinating and neurodegenerative diseases. Series: "Stem Cell Channel" [Health and Medicine] [Science] [Education] [Professional Medical Education] [Show ID: 33428]

Duration:01:27:37

Multiple Sclerosis: Symptoms and General Overview

7/16/2018
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UCSF Physical Therapist Monika Patel briefly describes both Multiple Sclerosis and its symptoms. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 33481]

Duration:00:03:25