Inflammation, the immune system and Alzheimer's (approx. 29 min.)

Joseph Rogers, PhD, describes the role of inflammation in the body and its possible role in Alzheimer's. Dale Schenk, PhD, recounts his quest to bring an anti-Alzheimer's vaccine to market.

This video is part of the "THE ALZHEIMER'S PROJECT," a presentation of HBO Documentary Films and the National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health in association with the Alzheimer's Association, The Fidelity® Charitable Gift Fund and Geoffrey Beene Gives Back® Alzheimer's Initiative.