The Alzheimer's Project: Momentum in Science

The Alzheimer's Project: Momentum in Science

by John Hoffman, Susan Froemke
     
 

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This companion book to the HBO Documentary Films series brings us inside the laboratories and clinics of the nation’s top scientists and physicians who are clearing the path to a deeper understanding of Alzheimer’s disease—a disease affecting 5 million Americans. It is a fascinating story of scientific discovery that shows what recent breakthroughs

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This companion book to the HBO Documentary Films series brings us inside the laboratories and clinics of the nation’s top scientists and physicians who are clearing the path to a deeper understanding of Alzheimer’s disease—a disease affecting 5 million Americans. It is a fascinating story of scientific discovery that shows what recent breakthroughs might mean for improving our chances of remaining cognitively vital throughout a long life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781586487560
Publisher:
PublicAffairs
Publication date:
05/12/2009
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

In addition to producing The Alzheimer's Project, John Hoffman and Susan Froemke produced the 2007 Emmy® Governors Award- winning documentary series Addiction. Hoffman, vice president of HBO Documentary Films, has spent the past thirteen years creating, producing, and supervising documentary programming for HBO. Froemke has more than twenty-nine nonfiction films to her credit, including the 1976 classic Grey Gardens.

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