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There is strong clinical and experimental evidence demonstrating that diet-induced obesity promotes the development of vascular cognitive impairment (VCI), which develops as a result of decreased cerebral blood flow due to structural and functional alterations of the cerebral microcirculation.

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Whole brain irradiation (WBI) therapy leads to progressive problems with learning and memory in approximately 20-50% of individuals treated for metastatic brain cancer. Our overall goal is to develop therapeutic interventions that decrease the effects of radiation-induced impairments in learning and memory.