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About the IND

The IND is located in the magnificent, new Sandler Neurosciences Center on the Mission Bay campus of the University of California San Francisco. Here, a cohesive interactive group concentrates on research and drug discovery in the neurodegenerative diseases. Over the past few years, there has been a remarkable and expanding consensus that many—if not all—neurodegenerative diseases are due to the accumulation of prions.

Director's Message

Click the button below to read a message from our director, Stanley B. Prusiner, MD.

Contact Us

Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases

University of California, San Francisco

Sandler Neurosciences Center

675 Nelson Rising Lane, 3rd Floor

San Francisco, CA 94158


Phone: (415) 476-4482

Fax: (415) 476-8386