Scientific Advisors

Thomas Bayer / University of Göttingen

Prof Dr Thomas Bayer is Professor at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Göttingen, Germany. He is an expert in the Alzheimer's disease biology.

Christian Haass / Ludwig- Maximilians-University Munich

is Professor of Biochemistry (C4) and head of the Department of Metabolic Biochemistry at the Adolf-Butenandt Institute (Ludwig- Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany).

Cynthia Lemere / Harvard Medical School

Prof Dr Cynthia Lemere is Associate Professor of Neurology at the Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (USA).

Takaomi Saido / RIKEN Brain Science Institute

Prof Dr Takaomi Saido is head of the Laboratory for Proteolytic Neuroscience at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Tokyo, Japan. The main areas of interest of Dr Saido are the analysis of Aß-degrading mechanisms in brain, establishment of animal models for human brain aging and the investigation of the role of cellular proteases in aging-associated pathological changes.

Reinhold Schmid / University of Graz

Prof Dr Reinhold Schmidt is Vice-Chairman of the Department of Neurology at Karl-Franzens University Graz and Head of the Clinical and Research Section "Cognitive and Preventive Neurology" at the University Department of Neurology Graz, Austria. Prof Schmidt is Chairman of the Austrian Alzheimer Society.