Allen Roses

Chief of Neurology, Director of Center for Human Genomics, Founding Director Bryan Alzheimer's Research Center

Active years



BS Pittsburgh. MD Pennsylvania

Chief of neurology for 27 years, he was a co-discoverer of the Apo-E gene's role in Alzheimer's Disease and the TOMM40 gene as a target for Alzheimer's therapies. He left Duke to lead worldwide genetics research at Glaxo Wellcome for ten years, but returned to Duke.