Published: February 20, 2015
Total Running Time: 00:25:34
In a recent study by the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Dr. Julie Andersen found that low doses of lithium prevented Parkinson's symptoms in aged mice with a human mutation for the disease. Join Dr. Andersen to learn more about her research and lithium’s potential for treating neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. Be in your elements with our series on the periodic table, Everything Matters with host and scientific raconteur Ron Hipschman.
In the spirit of amplifying the Black Lives Matter movement and to avoid any appearance of having appropriated that title, our series of talks formerly called Everything Matters: Tales from the Periodic Table will now be called, simply, Tales from the Periodic Table. Please excuse the former title on videos made in the past.