#390328 Overall Influence

Kenneth S. Kosik

American neurologist

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Kenneth S. Kosik, M.D. is an American neurologist, author, researcher and professor in neuroscience at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Recent contributions includes a significant discovery in understanding the way human embryonic stem cells function. He has contributed to novel thinking about how to reduce risk for getting Alzheimer's disease and reduce the impact of this illness on our communities. Kosik provided much of the original data on the largest family in the world with a genetic form of Alzheimer's disease located in Antioquia, Colombia.

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Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Drexel University

Private research university with its main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

University of California, Santa Barbara

Public university near Goleta, California, United States and part of the University of California system

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#8217 World Rank
Medical