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John Haran works to understand how microbiome impacts development of Alzheimer’s disease

New grant from Alzheimer’s Association supports study

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 06, 2019

John P. Haran, MD, PhD, associate professor of emergency medicine and microbiology & physiological systems and clinical director of the Center for Microbiome Research, has been awarded a 2019 Alzheimer’s Association research grant to support research into how the intestinal microbiome differs in Alzheimer’s patients and whether imbalances associate with memory decline. Dr. Haran will receive approximately $150,000 over three years.