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Nearly $4 million to fund drug discovery research for Alzheimer's, other dementia

Nearly $4 million to fund drug discovery research for Alzheimer's, other dementia

ADDF announces new awards through its Diagnostics Accelerator initiative

ADDF announces new awards through its Diagnostics Accelerator initiative

Penn researchers to develop critical tool for imaging the brains of patients with Parkinson's

Penn researchers to develop critical tool for imaging the brains of patients with Parkinson's

ADDF’s new initiative aims to advance digital tools for Alzheimer's and dementias

ADDF’s new initiative aims to advance digital tools for Alzheimer's and dementias

PARP inhibitors show promise for treating and preventing brain disorders

PARP inhibitors show promise for treating and preventing brain disorders

Learning to live well with dementia

Learning to live well with dementia

Study captures economic burden of frontotemporal degeneration in the United States

Study captures economic burden of frontotemporal degeneration in the United States

A rare dementia gene runs in the family, but he’s fine — so far

A rare dementia gene runs in the family, but he’s fine — so far

Retinal imaging may help doctors confirm or rule out frontotemporal degeneration

Retinal imaging may help doctors confirm or rule out frontotemporal degeneration

Penn study finds evidence of AD neuropathology in post-mortem brains of LBD patients

Penn study finds evidence of AD neuropathology in post-mortem brains of LBD patients

Genetic mutation linked to ALS, FTD prevents proteins from entering and exiting the cell's nucleus

Genetic mutation linked to ALS, FTD prevents proteins from entering and exiting the cell's nucleus

FAU neuroscientist develops Quick Dementia Rating System comparable to gold standard clinical tests

FAU neuroscientist develops Quick Dementia Rating System comparable to gold standard clinical tests

Available research does not support link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy and sports

Available research does not support link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy and sports

High-skill jobs may increase survival for people with frontotemporal dementia

High-skill jobs may increase survival for people with frontotemporal dementia

Hypermethylation serves as protective barrier inhibiting development of ALS, FTD

Hypermethylation serves as protective barrier inhibiting development of ALS, FTD

Scientists reveal how a genetic code variation results in devastating brain diseases

Scientists reveal how a genetic code variation results in devastating brain diseases

Researchers identify novel therapeutic approach for most frequent genetic cause of ALS

Researchers identify novel therapeutic approach for most frequent genetic cause of ALS

Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and emotional memories: an interview with Dr. Fiona Kumfor and Assoc. Prof. Olivier Piguet, NeuRA

Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and emotional memories: an interview with Dr. Fiona Kumfor and Assoc. Prof. Olivier Piguet, NeuRA

Penn researchers find ALS disease progresses in a stepwise, sequential pattern

Penn researchers find ALS disease progresses in a stepwise, sequential pattern

Study shows improved detection of dementia paves the way for refined clinical trials testing

Study shows improved detection of dementia paves the way for refined clinical trials testing