STOP Microbes to STOP Alzheimer’s?


Stop Microbes to Stop Alzheimer’s?

by Leslie C. Norins, MD, PhD
CEO, Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc.
June 27, 2018

Two new reports: one detecting copious amounts of herpes virus 6a and 7 in the brain (1), and the other finding herpes triggered amyloid seeding (2) have stirred worldwide recognition of the need for […]

2018-07-02T10:21:00+00:00 June 28, 2018|News|

ALZ Germ Quest Visits Local Rotarians Who Support ALZ Research

The Alzheimer’s Germ Quest team was invited to a recent Rotary Club of Bonita Springs breakfast meeting where Dr. Leslie Norins gave his “10 Clues There’s May be an Alzheimer’s Germ” presentation. This chapter participates in the Rotary International’s “Coins for Alzheimer’s Research Trust” (CART Fund), which collects donations […]

2018-05-29T08:58:34+00:00 May 27, 2018|News|

ALZGerm Quest Team Visits Cure Alzheimer’s Fund and Dr. Tanzi’s Harvard laboratory

Dr. Leslie Norins, CEO, and Rainey Norins, VP, of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest visited the Boston area in early May to meet with two important groups.

First, at the independent Cure Alzheimer’s Fund offices they conferred with Tim Armour, President and CEO, and his staff, about the scope of pertinent […]

2018-05-07T10:59:09+00:00 May 7, 2018|News|

Alzheimer’s disease is important in Latin America, too

According to estimates by the World Health Organization, Alzheimer’s disease affects more than 50 million people. More than 3.4 million of these cases are in Latin America and the Caribbean. Unfortunately, there are no effective treatments for this neurodegenerative disease that causes a severe and progressive deterioration of memory. It […]

2018-04-30T10:06:59+00:00 May 4, 2018|News|

ALZGerm Quest Visits Infectious Disease Society of America’s Leaders

Dr. Leslie Norins, CEO of Alzheimer ‘s Germ Quest, and Rainey Norins, VP, made a repeat visit to Johns Hopkins Division of Infectious Diseases in Baltimore. They met with Dr. Paul Auwaerter and Dr. Cynthia Sears. Dr. Auwaerter is president of the Infectious Diseases Society of America and […]

2018-04-30T09:53:33+00:00 May 2, 2018|News|

German TV Interviews Dr. Leslie Norins

Leslie Norins, MD, PhD, CEO of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc., was recently interviewed in Naples by a news crew for Nano, a prestigious German science TV-magazine program.

“Flying these guys across the ocean to get first-hand information about our project is another sign that international interest is high in the […]

2018-04-30T09:46:31+00:00 April 30, 2018|News|

The Trip that Inspired Our Boot Camp Concept

Alzheimer’s Germ Quest Team Visits Members of Dementia Respite Program

Naples, FL (March 21, 2018) – Dr. Leslie Norins, CEO of Alzheimer Germ Quest, Inc. (ALZgerm.org), visited the Naples Senior Center to observe one of the only programs in Collier County that provides specialized dementia respite […]

2018-04-13T11:35:19+00:00 April 16, 2018|News|

NIH Alzheimer’s Research Summit (Day 2) to be Videocast Live

One of ALZ Germ Quest’s first public appearances after it launched in January was to the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) annual Alzheimer’s Research Summit on March 1st.  This is where we first met many thought-leaders in the field of Alzheimer’s research and where several promising relationships first took bud. […]

2018-04-13T11:22:28+00:00 April 13, 2018|News|