8 Videos Provide a Quick Way to Understand the Role of Germs in Alzheimer’s Disease

A set of eight one-minute videos released by Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc. answers basic questions about the possibility Alzheimer’s disease might be triggered by an infectious agent.

Video topics include microbes in the brain, the role of plaques and inflammation, possible evidence of transmittal, infections that can take years […]

2019-01-31T14:07:07+00:00 January 31, 2019|News|

New Scientist article sheds light on role of porphyromonas gingivalis in Alzheimer’s

The recent online article in New Scientist, “We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s – and how to stop it,” by Debora MacKenzie is fueling many discussions around the internet and within the infectious disease research industry. These conversations discuss the results of research by Cortexyme that a new drug to […]

2019-01-25T11:22:32+00:00 January 25, 2019|News|

“10% for Germs” a new campaign by Alzheimer’s Germ Quest demands NIH allocate $230 million for research on Alzheimer’s microbes

Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc., an independent Alzheimer’s disease research advocacy organization, has launched “10% for Germs”, a grassroots citizens, patients, and caregivers campaign to demand the National Institutes of Health (NIH) immediately allocate $230 million for research grants to determine the roles of germs in causing Alzheimer’s, announced its CEO, […]

2018-11-22T14:08:29+00:00 November 22, 2018|News, Videos|

New finding adds proof microbes are at Alzheimer’s “crime scene”, says Dr. Leslie Norins, CEO of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc.

“The suspects have been reliably placed at the crime scene,” says Leslie Norins, MD, PhD, analyzing the accumulated evidence that microbes inhabit or visit the brain and likely trigger Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Norins is CEO of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, Inc., an independent advocacy group for Alzheimer’s research.

“The clincher,” he […]

2018-11-14T18:09:38+00:00 November 14, 2018|News|

In the News: Alzheimer’s Germ Quest Featured in Healthline

The online newsletter publication, Healthline, which provides expert content on topics to encourage health and well-being and is read by 85 million people a month, recently interviewed Dr. Leslie Norins, CEO of Alzheimer’s Germ Quest, about the $1 million Alzheimer’s Germ Quest Challenge and current efforts to […]

2018-11-14T09:07:57+00:00 November 14, 2018|News|