The overall interest of Dr. Viji Ravindranath's laboratory is to understand the mechanisms underlying brain-related disorders in order to develop disease-modifying therapies. Of particular concern are age-related disorders such as senile dementia, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, etc. These disorders are progressive and irreversible, and currentl
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