The National Institute on Aging (NIA), the largest branch for Alzheimer’s disease research within the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has renewed the Model Organism Development and Evaluation for Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease (MODEL-AD) program, awarding a total of $95.8 million over the next five years to the Indiana University School of Medicine and the University of California, Irvine. Read more from IU and from UCI MIND.
Drs. Nilüfer Ertekin-Taner, Mariet Allen, and Xue Wang discuss microglial profiling data from the The Mayo Clinic Microglial Profiling Study (MCMPS) and the related paper entitled “Transcriptional landscape of human microglia implicates age, sex, and APOE-related immunometabolic pathway perturbations.”
Join us for the annual immersion workshop on how to work with AD Knowledge Portal data. This hands-on, virtual workshop will introduce AD Knowledge Portal infrastructure, how to find data and metadata, and how to download and join data in preparation for downstream analyses. If you’d like to participate, please indicate your interest.