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Alzheimer's Disease Research Newsletters

Current Newsletter

Fall 2013
4 pages
(PDF format)

In this issue:

  • New Grants Bright Total Funded to Nearly $83 Million
    Alzheimer's Disease Research Funds $4.5 Million in New Grants
  • President's Corner
  • Five Promising Areas of Research Being Explored by Grantees
    Alzheimer's Researchers Work on Different Aspects of the Disease 
  • Ask an Expert
  • Research Links Anemia to Increased Dementia Risk
    Risk for Older Adults With Anemia Nearly 41% Higher 
  • Brain Food
    Please your palate while feeding your brain 

 

Past Alzheimer's Disease Newsletters

Alzheimer's Newsletter - Spring 2013 thumbnail

Spring 2013
4 pages
(PDF format)

In this issue:

  • Research Opens New Pathway for the Treatment of Alzheimer's
    A Newly Discovered Target Molecule Could Suppress Early Symptoms
  • Researchers Design New Antibodies to Combat Alzheimer's
    Antibodies Show Improved Ability to Prevent Toxic Proteins
  • President's Corner
    New Foundation Name
  • Research Brief
  • Ask an Expert
  • Ongoing Gifts Mean Continuous Research
  • Brain Food Please your palate while feeding your brain 
Alzheimer's Newsletter - Fall 2012

Fall 2012
4 pages
(PDF format)

In this issue:

  • Add Your Voice. Let's Tell the President to Stop Alzheimer's Now! Unprecedented National Plan to cure Alzheimer's disease by 2025
  • Poor Diabetes Control Associated with Greater Cognitive Decline in Older Adults
    Poor glucose control increases risk of Alzheimer's
  • Chairman's Corner
  • News Briefs
  • The Gift that Keeps on Giving
    Planned giving
  • Brain Food
    Please your palate while feeding your brain
Alzheimer's Newsletter - Spring 2012

Spring 2012
4 pages
(PDF format)

In this issue:

  • Cancer Drug Shows Promise in Alzheimer's Treatment
    Helps clear plaque and improve brain function in mice
  • Important Findings on Spread of Alzheimer's Disease in the Brain
    Disease protein "jumps" from one nerve cell to another
  • Chairman's Corner
    Working together
  • News Briefs
  • Become a Year-Round Force
    Monthly giving

 

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Last Review: 08/22/13


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