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Grace E. Stutzmann (Beth)

Grace E. Stutzmann (Beth), PhD

Director, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease and Therapeutics


  • Grace E. Stutzmann (Beth) – Center Director
    • Early neuronal pathology that occurs prior to the emergence of histopathology and cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Holly Hunsberger
    • Unraveling sex differences throughout aging and Alzheimer’s disease with an emphasis on mood disorders.
    • Dissecting neural circuitry changes across whole brain networks in Alzheimer’s disease to create targeted therapeutics for men and women.
  • Robert Marr
    • Use of gene transfer vectors to investigate specific gene functions in the brain as it relates to Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Daniel A. Peterson
    • Recruitment of adult endogenous stem cells to generate replacement neurons for brain repair.
    • Recruitment of adult endogenous stem cells to overcome impaired wound healing characteristic of diabetes.
  • Judith A. Potashkin
    • Identification of dysregulated molecular pathways that lead to progressive neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease and dementias.
    • Identification of diagnostic, progression and stratification RNA biomarkers in blood for Parkinson’s disease.