Recent Presentations Wu M., Olschowka J. & O'Banion M.K. 2009. Overexpression of hippocampal interleukin-1β does not exacerbate experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL. Ghosh S., Wu, M.D., Trojanczyk L.A., Johnson R.E., Olschowka J.A. & O'Banion M.K. 2009. Sustained overexpression of interleukin-1β ameliorates amyloid pathology in the triple transgenic mouse model of AD. Presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL. O'Banion M.K., Matousek S.B., Shaftel S.S., Kyrkanides S. & Olschowka J.A. 2009. Sustained interleukin-1 expression drives plaque clearance in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Presented at the Alzheimer's Association 2009 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD), Vienna, Austria. Hurley S.D., Moravan M.J., Trojanczyk L.A., Olschowka J.A., Williams J.P. & O'Banion M.K. 2009. Acute neuroinflammation following gamma or HZE particle irradiation. Presented at the 20th Annual NASA Space Radiation Investigator's Meeting, Köln, Germany. O'Banion M.K., Hurley S.D., Olschowka J.A. & Williams J. 2009. Low dose ionizing radiation and HZE particle effects on adult hippocampal neurogenesis. Presented at the Low Dose Radiation Research Investigators Workshop VIII, Bethesda, MD. Matousek S.B., Shaftel S.S., Olschowka J.A., & O'Banion M.K. 2009. Interleukin-1 mediated activation of innate immunity underlies plaque clearance in Alzheimer's disease. Presented at the American Society for Neurochemistry 40th Annual Meeting, Charleston, SC.