Wednesday 4:30 PM
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Room: Governor

ALS, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Blue Green Algae

This presentation explores a possible connection between a toxin produced by blue green algae and the diseases of ALS, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's. This toxin, BMAA, may be one of the possible causes for these diseases.

Moderator:  Dennis Ross


Don Anderson ERTC at SIUE(retired)
Don Anderson has been involved in drinking water education for more than 33 years. He was Director of the Illinois ERTC for 13 years. He has been responsible for the operation of public water systems in Iowa and Illinois.