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December 11, 2023

New Study Shows Exercise Can Boost Brain Health

by Guest Author

Santa Monica, Calif. (Dec. 11, 2023) – A fascinating link between regular exercise and better brain health has been revealed, according to an  international study  that included a team of clinical researchers from Pacific Neuroscience Institute’s Brain Health Center, located at Providence Saint John’s Health Center. 

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September 22, 2023

Nature-Themed Psychedelic Therapy for Alcohol Addiction: Promising Findings Using Renowned Filmmaker’s Videos

by Guest Author

Immersive nature videos may enhance psychedelic-assisted therapy for alcohol addiction, according to research by Pacific Neuroscience Institute and renowned filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg.

AD-NeuroScore: Our Innovative Approach to Alzheimer’s Detection
September 14, 2023

AD-NeuroScore: Our Innovative Approach to Alzheimer’s Detection 

by Brianna Rauchman

Introducing AD-NeuroScore, an innovative approach to early Alzheimer’s disease detection and tracking. Developed by Jennifer Bramen, PhD, at Pacific Neuroscience Institute Foundation, this novel solution uses advanced MRI technology and a unique algorithm to simplify and improve Alzheimer’s-specific neurodegeneration assessment. 

Study finds abdominal body fat linked to brain shrinkage, possible dementia
August 29, 2023

Study finds abdominal body fat linked to brain shrinkage, possible dementia

by Guest Author

An international study reveals a link between abdominal body fat and brain atrophy, potentially leading to dementia. Explore the groundbreaking findings from Pacific Neuroscience Institute's Brain Health Center, shedding light on how abdominal fat affects brain health and Alzheimer's risk. Learn how this research can influence early intervention and healthier lifestyles to mitigate dementia risks.

rGBM Phase 2 Clinical Trial Results
June 29, 2023

Trial Results Offer Hope for Improved rGBM Survival Outcomes

by Guest Author

Expert neuro-oncologist Santosh Kesari, MD, PhD, Director of Neuro-oncology at Pacific Neuroscience Institute and Chair and Professor of the Department of Translational Neurosciences at Saint John’s Cancer Institute, published the results from a phase 2 clinical trial for recurrent glioblastoma (rGBM), offering hope for improved survival outcomes and pushing novel treatment one step closer to FDA approval.

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April 25, 2023

Virtual Reality Exercise May Help Lower Stress Levels

by Guest Author

Looking for ways to reduce stress levels? Immersive virtual reality exercise may just be the answer. Join Senior Brain Health Trainer and FitBrain℠ Director, Ryan Glatt, CPT, as he breaks down the latest research.

Melissa Coleman PNI Foundation VP builds up the neurosciences at Pacific Neuroscience Institute
January 10, 2023

PNI Foundation VP Melissa Coleman Builds Up the Neurosciences

by Amelia Garrison

With nearly two decades of nonprofit management and fundraising experience, Melissa B. Coleman, Esq, Vice President of the PNI Foundation (PNIF), is an expert at building programmatic research teams in support of neurosciences.

August 4, 2022

Largest Study of Brain Tumor “Keyhole” Surgery for Meningiomas

by PNI Experts

PNI surgeons demonstrate outstanding outcomes with minimally invasive keyhole surgery for meningioma brain tumors, in groundbreaking 13-year study.

Stem cell therapy and brain health
August 1, 2022

Stem Cell Therapy and Brain Health: The Future Is Now

by PNI Experts

Clinical trials using stem cells have shown promising early results as cellular therapies in regenerative medicine, as well as in potential anti-cancer applications. Read more about Dr. Achal Singh Achrol's neurosurgery clinical trials program and this leading-edge technology.

July 12, 2022

Trials for Patients with Brain Tumors and Difficult Diseases

by Guest Author

Santosh Kesari, MD, PhD, of Pacific Neuroscience Institute is the principal investigator for more than a dozen clinical trials, of which 8 are brain tumor-related. Dr. Kesari is Director of Neuro-oncology at PNI, and Chair and Professor of the Department of Translational Neurosciences at Saint John’s Cancer Institute. He is ranked among the top 1 percent of neuro-oncologists and neurologists in the nation, according to Castle Connolly Medical Ltd, and is an internationally recognized scientist and clinician.

Last updated: August 17th, 2022