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Laboratory of Animal Models of Aging

Objectives and Roles

To develop effective therapeutic drugs for Alzheimer's disease (AD), we have been established new animal models for the disorder.

Summary of Research Activities

  1. Establishment of quantitative system for the analysis of AD using Drosophila melanogaster (fruit fly).
  2. Establishment of new mouse AD model.
  3. Drug screening using Drosophila and mouse AD models.

 

 

 

NCGG

  • National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology
  • National Hospital for Geriatric Medicine, NCGG
  • Research Institute, NCGG
  • Center for Gerontology and Social Science

National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology

7-430 Morioka-cho, Obu City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan