Dr. Deborah Mash
Lead researcher and neurology professor at the University of Miami Dr. Deborah Mash is studying the link between Alzheimer’s signs in dolphins and humans. Her team joined forces with researchers from the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and discovered that beached dolphins’ brains exhibited signs of beta-amyloid, the toxic protein that many researchers think leads to Alzheimer’s symptoms.
Question Answered By Dr. Deborah Mash
"What is the toxin that causes Alzheimer’s in dolphins?"