Doctors at the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center


April 3, 2014

New hope for treating ALS.
Funded in part by the HNDC
Harvard gazette 

March 19th, 2014
Alzheimer's Diagnosis Expanding to Catch Early Warning Signs
Harvard Medical School News

March 19th, 2014
Protein May Hold the Key to Who Gets Alzheimer's
Harvard Medical School News

March 7th, 2014
Researcher receives $8m to expand Alzheimer's study
The Boston Globe

February 20th, 2014

Slowing Huntington's Disease
Nutritional supplement delays onset of neurodegenerative symptoms
Harvard Medical School News

January 20th, 2014
Vitamin D could slow MS progression
Harvard gazette

November 8th, 2013
HNDC's drug discovery co-director discusses Academic Drug Discovery Consortium
Nature Reviews | Drug Discovery

October 29th, 2013

HNDC Biomarker Core Co-director, Clemens Scherzer explains the importance of biomarker discovery.  For video click here.
Lancet Neurology highlights HNDC's Biomakers Program. For article click Lancet Neurology.

October 27th, 2013
Alzheimer's study reveals new genes implicated in disease
The Guardian

October 24th, 2013
New insights into treating Parkinson's from yeast, stem cell experiments
The Boston Globe

October 17th, 2013

Sleep 'cleans' the brain of toxins
BBC News

October 10th, 2013

Exercising the Mind

Scientists identify protein produced during muscular exertion that boosts brain health
Harvard Medical School News


Spring 2014

Funding Opportunity
Neurodegenerative Diseases Pilot Study Grants Program
This program will fund the best novel ideas for pilot projects aimed at understanding and developing treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.
For full RFA and details, click here

May 15th, 2014
Funding Opportunity
Massachusetts Neuroscience Consortium Round 2 Funding
This program will fund the identification and validation of novel targets for the symptomatic treatment and modification of chronic and debilitating neurodegenerative and neuroinflammatory diseases, neuropathic pain and treatment-resistant depression. For details, click here.

May 13th, 2014
Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center Student/Faculty Journal Club

For details visit our journal club page, click here.

May 1st, 2014
HNDC Enhanced Neuroimaging Core will host "Digital Image Analysis with ImageJ" at the New England Society for Microscopy Symposium. For details, click here.

Winter 2014

Who can make use of Harvard NeuroDiscovery Programs and how to access the programs? Please click here for our new, more inclusive policies.


Synapse illustration by Hybrid Medical Animation