Team responsible for Alzheimer's breakthrough named NCWV Media 'West Virginian of the Year'

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

In October 2018, investigators at the West Virginia University Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute performed the first procedure in the world of a phase II trial using focused ultrasound to treat a patient with early stage Alzheimer’s. Read the press release. Watch the video.

On Jan. 1, 2019, NCWV Media named the team responsible for the procedure its "West Virginian of the Year." Read the article.