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Expert Insights: The Systemic Amyloidoses vs. Parkinson’s vs. Alzheimer’s

Current medical education on amyloid diseases is 25 years old and materially outdated, punctuated by rapid advancement in the last five years. Hear from renowned Dr. Jeff Kelly from Scripps Research, developer of ATTR drug tafamidis, about the current biology and how amyloid diseases such as the Systemic Amyloidoses (ATTR and AL), Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s are today believed to be more similar than different.


For those interested in learning more about neurodegenerative diseases driven by amyloid protein misfolding, below is an excellent video from May 17, 2024 by Dr. Kelly.

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