NIH Grant Advances Research On Women's Brains, Menopause And Alzheimer's Risk

Rendition of brain cells brain during menopause colored white, blue, orange
UArizona News
Seeking to unravel the biological complexities of this increased risk, Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton, director of the UArizona Health Sciences Center for Innovation in Brain Science , has been awarded a $15.1M NIA grant to continue research to reveal the transformations in the perimenopausal brain that lead to greater risk of Alzheimer's disease.