Alex Converse, PhD

Title: Tai Chi as a potential therapy for ADHD Legend:  Healthy young adults in a tai chi course reported reduced levels of inattention compared to controls.  Photo: © Mariann Seriff (https://nccih.nih.gov/news/multimedia/images/details/2862) Citation: Converse AK, Ahlers …

Qiang Chang, PhD

Title: Cell cycle-linked MeCP2 phosphorylation modulates adult neurogenesis Legend: Representative images (left) of adult neural progenitor cells (aNPCs) isolated from wild type (WT) and Mecp2S421A;S424A/y hippocampus with BrdU pulse labeling, followed by immunocytochemistry analysis. (middle) Representative …

Barbara B. Bendlin, PhD

Title: Insulin resistance predicts brain amyloid deposition in late middle-aged adults Legend: Healthy late middle-aged adults with higher insulin resistance (based on fasting glucose and insulin levels) show greater amyloid deposition on [C11]PIB-PET imaging. The …

Jennifer Asmus, PhD

Title: Classroom observations of social interactions between high school students with significant disabilities and their general education peers Legend: The average rate (number) of interactions per hour for focus students with significant disabilities with any general …