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Living with Dementia

Memory Disorders Program

Georgetown physician leads national resveratrol study for Alzheimer’s disease

A national, phase II clinical trial examining the effects of resveratrol on individuals with mild to moderate dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease has begun as more than two dozen academic institutions recruit volunteers in the coming months. R. Scott Turner, M.D., Ph.D., director of Georgetown University Medical Center’s Memory Disorders Program, is the lead… Georgetown physician leads national resveratrol study for Alzheimer’s disease   

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