Possible Treatment Target for Alzheimer's, Age-Related Cognitive Decline (image) Virginia Tech Share Print E-Mail Caption Virginia Tech's Jennifer Munson works with cell culture media in her lab. Munson and her collaborators at the University of Virginia discovered that dysfunction of drainage pathways in the brain can aggravate cognitive decline as well as Alzheimer's disease pathology. Credit Virginia Tech Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.