19 Oct Dr Mark Dallas From Reading University Delivers Lecture On Alzheimers To Students At Newham Collegiate Sixth Form Centre (The NCS)
Dr Mark Dallas is a lecturer in Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience at the University of Reading. His research focuses on understanding Neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease. Dr Dallas has published many research papers in prominent journals such as the Journal of Neuroscience and the British Journal of Pharmacology.
Dr Dallas explained to us the scientific community’s current understanding of the factors involved in causing Alzheimer’s. He explained some of the complexities of this disease and why cells, other than neurones, are important to study in order to understand it.