Author: Nisha Cooch

Dr. Nisha Cooch

Nisha Kaul Cooch is Founder and Principal of BioInnovation Consulting LLC, a life sciences communications firm based in Washington DC. While earning her PhD in Neuroscience, she studied the nature of decision making and information processing. The focus of her current work is entrepreneurship in the biotechnology industry.

Types of Dementia

Dementia is a term that is often used broadly to refer to the loss of cognitive abilities, but there are a number of different forms of dementia. Here, we will outline common forms of dementia, as well as the symptoms and brain changes associated with each dementia type. Alzheimer’s disease

When Drug Companies Back Out of Alzheimer’s Research…

Pfizer, a major American pharmaceutical giant, recently stated that they will be pulling out of Alzheimer’s treatment research. With such a heavy influence in the pharmaceutical industry, the Alzheimer’s Society said that this news is a ‘heavy blow’ to those currently living with dementia-related conditions. Not only will this company