About the Holtzman Lab

For the last 25 years, the Holtzman lab has been trying to better understand mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration, particularly as they are relevant to Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The lab has published extensively on the neurobiology of apoE and its receptors, how apoE, Aβ binding molecules, and other factors such as neuronal activity, glucose, insulin, and sleep influence Aβ metabolism.
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About Dr. Holtzman

David Holtzman received his BS (1983) and MD (1985) from Northwestern University followed by a Neurology residency at UCSF from 1985-1989. He did post-doctoral research at UCSF from 1989-1994. There in addition to his research, he founded a Memory Disorders clinic.
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Holtzman Lab Photos

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