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Director of the USC Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, Dr. Berislav Zlokovic researches the pathogenesis or causes of Alzheimer's Disease, ALS (aka Lou Gehrig's Disease) and Strokes. His research focuses on the Blood Brain Barrier and how the breakdown of the Blood Brain Barrier is a central cause of these diseases.
By studying the breakdown of the Blood Brain Barrier, Dr. Zlokovic hopes to develop new treatments for Alzheimer's Disease, ALS and Stroke. Here, let him explain….