Penn State researcher Gong Chen is searching for a cure for Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia.
Penn State researcher Gong Chen is searching for a cure for Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. Nabil K. Mark Centre Daily Times, file
Penn State researcher Gong Chen is searching for a cure for Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. Nabil K. Mark Centre Daily Times, file

Penn State researcher hopes to cure Alzheimer’s disease

December 31, 2016 02:26 PM

UPDATED January 04, 2017 06:53 PM

More Videos

Former Penn State administrators 'turned their backs' on child sex abuse, AG says 2:28

Former Penn State administrators 'turned their backs' on child sex abuse, AG says

Sheriff during largest heroin and fentanyl bust in county history: 'One grain of the fentanyl can kill you' 1:51

Sheriff during largest heroin and fentanyl bust in county history: "One grain of the fentanyl can kill you"

Judge Kistler reflects fondly on his tenure 1:54

Judge Kistler reflects fondly on his tenure

Centre County sheriff's department vehicle catches fire 0:27

Centre County sheriff's department vehicle catches fire

Penn State Wrestles Lehigh At The PPL Center 1:37

Penn State Wrestles Lehigh At The PPL Center

One person in custody after explosion in New York City 0:20

One person in custody after explosion in New York City

Barkley one of best around 1:14

Barkley one of best around

A closer look at the most presidential commutations ever 2:49

A closer look at the most presidential commutations ever

Speaker Paul Ryan says sexual harassment won't be tolerated in Congress 0:48

Speaker Paul Ryan says sexual harassment won't be tolerated in Congress

The history of sexual harassment in America: five things to know 4:34

The history of sexual harassment in America: five things to know

  • Former Penn State administrators 'turned their backs' on child sex abuse, AG says

    Pa. AG Josh Shapiro spoke following the Graham Spanier verdict in Harrisburg. Spanier, Penn State's former president, was found guilty of misdemeanor child endangerment and not guilty of conspiracy. Former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley and vice-president Gary Schultz pleaded guilty to child endangerment.