Bringing the Power of the Crowd to Solve Alzheimer’s

Learn about an exciting citizen science project receiving support from the BrightFocus Alzheimer’s Disease Research program; the first crowd-sourced effort to gather data to help end Alzheimer’s disease.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Detecting Alzheimer’s at the Molecular Level

Francis Hanes, PhD, is using his knowledge of biophysics to advance Alzheimer’s imaging and achieve earlier diagnosis. Read about his BrightFocus-funded research.

Friday, February 17, 2017

New Hope for Dry AMD

Currently there is no treatment available for advanced dry AMD that can cause vision loss, also known as geographic atrophy. However, BrightFocus-funded researchers are working on the early stages of a possible solution.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Planting the Seeds for Future Alzheimer’s Research

Alzheimer’s Fast Track is for scientists just starting out in the Alzheimer’s field. It shows them where knowledge gaps still exist and helps light up their minds with research questions.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

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