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In touch with the Mind

"Because we study behaviour, the lab has to be quite big,” Lisa Saksida, PhD, explained as she and her partner Tim Bussey, PhD, walk through their brand new work environment at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry’s Robarts Research Institute.


It's All in Our Heads

Saksida wants to understand how brain circuits are altered in Alzheimer’s Disease. Drug treatment for Alzheimer’s only treats symptoms. There is still no proven therapy that stops or reverses progression of Alzheimer’s. Saksida believes the key to effective treatments is to better understand the brain circuits involved so that they can be targeted to improve cognition.


It's All in Our Heads

Saksida wants to understand how brain circuits are altered in Alzheimer’s Disease. Drug treatment for Alzheimer’s only treats symptoms. There is still no proven therapy that stops or reverses progression of Alzheimer’s. Saksida believes the key to effective treatments is to better understand the brain circuits involved so that they can be targeted to improve cognition.