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UCI receives $11 million grant to continue ground-breaking Alzheimer’s research
Orange County Register

What if researchers can take ethics out of the equation by reprogramming existing skin or blood cells to behave like embryonic stem cells?

According to Frank LaFerla, who heads up ground-breaking research on Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, scientists at UC Irvine’s Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders, or MIND institute, are doing just that.