Duke’s Alexandra Badea and Christina L. Williams Lead a Team Investigating Increased Alzheimer’s Risk in Women


Our own Alexandra Badea, Ph.D., with a joint appointment in Radiology and Neurology, teamed up with Christina L. Williams, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, to lead an investigation on the Increased Alzheimer’s Risk in Women.

“I have seen what Alzheimer’s is like in the family, so I think I’m particularly fortunate to be able to contribute to Alzheimer’s research,” said Badea, an associate professor in radiology and neurology. “Even if this is just pushing the field forwards by half of a millimeter, I’m very grateful for this chance.”

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