Center for Cellular Neurobiology and Neurodegeneration Research

The Cellular Neurobiology and Neurodegeneration Research Center seeks to understand the basic mechanisms that maintain nervous system health, how errors in these processes lead to the progressive loss of nervous system function in normal aging, Alzheimer’s disease and Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis, and to develop and implement novel computer-nervous system interfaces.
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UMass Lowell Commercial Ventures and Intellectural Property (CVIP) has granted license to Mass.-based companies AVIC and Sevo Nutraceuticals to distribute the unique nutraceutical formulation that can help to boost cognitive performance, based on research conducted by Prof. Thomas Shea, director of the Center. Read the Press Release.

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