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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|

Boot Camp for Alzheimer’s Researchers Proposed by Dr. Leslie Norins of ALZgerm.org

Research inspiration and motivation would be gained if Alzheimer’s disease scientists were required to meet afflicted seniors, says Leslie Norins, MD, PhD, CEO of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc. He proposes “boot camp” experiential programs be established nationwide in cooperation with local Alzheimer’s respite care facilities.

“Most Alzheimer’s disease researchers and […]

2018-04-09T12:10:27+00:00 April 6, 2018|News|

ALZ Funding to Increase; But Not in Microbial Detection Research

In response to the recently proposed spending bill for 2018, which calls to increase annual funding by $3 billion ($37 billion total) to the National Institutes of Health, ALZ Germ Quest CEO Dr. Leslie Norins comments […]

2018-03-30T09:26:34+00:00 March 27, 2018|News|

ALZGerm Team Discussed ALZ Research with Cure Alzheimer’s Fund Team

Dr. Norins met with Tim Armour, President and CEO of the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund, and several members of their team to discuss possible synergies for accelerating research efforts.  Founded in 2004, the Fund concentrates exclusively on supporting research.

2018-03-19T14:01:29+00:00 March 16, 2018|News|

Reports indicate brain surgeons are at risk for transmitted Alzheimer’s disease

Performing brain surgery places neurosurgeons at increased risk for acquiring transmitted Alzheimer’s disease, says Leslie Norins, MD, PhD, CEO of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc, based on his evaluation of five medical research reports.

Dr. Norins says these emerging clues challenge current teaching, which stresses Alzheimer’s disease is not transmissible.

He says […]

2018-03-13T17:20:34+00:00 March 13, 2018|News|

Dr. Keith Rubin visits Alzheimer’s Germ Quest Headquarters

Dr. Keith Rubin, CEO of ILiAD Biotechnologies, visited Dr. Leslie and Rainey Norins at the Alzheimer’s Germ Quest headquarters in Naples, Florida on March 10, 2018 to discuss his work in the area of Bordetella pertussis, the bacterium better known to cause whooping cough, and its potential contribution to […]

2018-03-12T16:58:55+00:00 March 12, 2018|News|