A new twist in CADASIL pathogenesis

10.08.2014 - A study led by Christof Haffner (ISD) and published in Acta Neuropathologica Communications sheds light on the molecular mechanism underlying the inherited small vessel disease CADASIL [more...]


Prevention of Dementia by Vascular Risk Factor Control

06.08.2014 - A new study suggests that around a third of Alzheimer’s diseases cases worldwide might be attributable to potentially modifiable risk factors. The prevention of vascular risk factors takes center stage. [more...]


Scientific Retreat in Munich, Schwabing

10.07.2014 - ISD research teams met for a scientific retreat to present their projects and discuss the science. At the heart of this meeting were presentations from all Ph.D. students, which were connected to a ‘b [more...]

Strategic white matter tracts in vascular cognitive impairment

06.05.2014 - A study conducted by ISD investigators highlights the relevance of lesion location in vascular cognitive impairment (VCI). Voxel-based lesion-symptom mapping and Bayesian network analysis identified tw [more...]




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