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Alzheimer's Disease Newsletter - Spring 2014
Spring 2014
4 pages
(PDF format)

In this issue:

  • New Genes Linked to Alzheimer’s Identified
    BrightFocus Researcher Helps Identify 14 New Gene Targets
  • President’s Corner
  • Concussion History Linked to Alzheimer’s in Some People
    Imaging Study Links Head Trauma to Increased Alzheimer’s Risk
  • Breaking News
    Alzheimer’s Could Be Third-Leading Cause of Death in U.S.
  • Cognitive Training
    Has Staying Power with Older People Study Shows Less Cognitive Decline 10 Years After Training
  • Events
    College Students to Bike Across Country for Alzheimer’s Disease Research
  • Brain Food
    Meet the Healthy Recipe Contest Winner!

 

Past Alzheimer's Disease Newsletters

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 
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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 

 

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Last Review: 08/22/13


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