Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD) News and Research

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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

NeuRA study demonstrate that FTD patients lose emotional content/colour of memories

NeuRA study demonstrate that FTD patients lose emotional content/colour of memories

NeuRA study: Orbitofrontal cortex plays key role in linking emotion, memories in FTD patients

NeuRA study: Orbitofrontal cortex plays key role in linking emotion, memories in FTD patients

Scientists identify enigmatic aggregates linked to neurodegenerative diseases

Scientists identify enigmatic aggregates linked to neurodegenerative diseases

Off-label drug ineffective in frontotemporal dementia

Off-label drug ineffective in frontotemporal dementia

Scientists uncover TDP-43 protein as possible target for treatment of ALS, FTD

Scientists uncover TDP-43 protein as possible target for treatment of ALS, FTD

Study describes how Dbr1 gene halts toxic buildup of TDP-43-a protein

Study describes how Dbr1 gene halts toxic buildup of TDP-43-a protein

Scientists discover how protein deficiency may be linked to frontotemporal dementia

Scientists discover how protein deficiency may be linked to frontotemporal dementia

TauRx initiates LMTX Phase 3 trial in Pick's Disease

TauRx initiates LMTX Phase 3 trial in Pick's Disease

Computer modeling supports theory that many dementias spread like prion diseases

Computer modeling supports theory that many dementias spread like prion diseases

Alzheimer's may spread through connected neurons

Alzheimer's may spread through connected neurons

A&G, Mayo Medical sign license agreement for new progranulin blood test for FTD

A&G, Mayo Medical sign license agreement for new progranulin blood test for FTD

Scientists discover new genetic mutation for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Scientists discover new genetic mutation for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

New insight into progressive supranuclear palsy

New insight into progressive supranuclear palsy

ADDF, AFTD invite scientists to apply for Frontotemporal Dementia-specific biomarker grants

ADDF, AFTD invite scientists to apply for Frontotemporal Dementia-specific biomarker grants

Suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid holds promise against familial frontotemporal dementia

Suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid holds promise against familial frontotemporal dementia

Common psychiatric drugs could slow dementia

Common psychiatric drugs could slow dementia

Career choice may influence where dementia takes root in the brain: Study

Career choice may influence where dementia takes root in the brain: Study

ADDF, AFTD announce recipients of Frontotemporal Dementia Drug Discovery Program award

ADDF, AFTD announce recipients of Frontotemporal Dementia Drug Discovery Program award

Blood test predicts chance of frontal lobe dementia

Blood test predicts chance of frontal lobe dementia