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    The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced the launch of its newly expanded ADDF ACCESS program to provide scientists in academia and small biotechnology companies with access to a virtual network of drug discovery experts and contract research organizations (CROs) that have experience developing therapies for neurodegenerative diseases.
    November 6, 2013
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    Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic are taking a small step forward in testing for the first time on people a promising treatment for Alzheimer’s disease—a cancer drug that rapidly removed the damaging protein implicated in the progression of the illness from the brains of mice in early trials at Case Western Reserve University.
    September 12, 2013
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    Adam Bero, 29, is being funded by the BrightFocus Foundation, and is studying the complexities of Alzheimer's disease with an international team of biologists led by Dr. Li-Huei Tsai of the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences.
    August 28, 2013
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    The National Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (NAEVR) and four of its Maryland-based members—Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Association of Schools and Colleges of Ophthalmology (ASCO), BrightFocus Foundation, and Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB)—delivered a letter to Senate Appropriations Committee Chair Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) urging her to improve on National Eye Institute (NEI) funding proposed in the President’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 budget.
    June 17, 2013
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