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    The Impact of Alzheimer's Disease: Pasquale's Story (60-Second PSA)

    The Impact of Alzheimer’s PSA series depict the powerful, first-person accounts of families impacted by Alzheimer’s disease. Learn more about Pasquale, who enrolled in a clinical after trial receiving after his Alzheimer’s diagnosis.Learn about Pasquale, who enrolled in a clinical trial after receiving after his Alzheimer’s diagnosis.

    February 7, 2019
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    Update on the Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Drug Pipeline

    The telephone discussion features Dr. Joshua Dunaief, of the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School Medicine, who specializes in the study of age-related macular degeneration. View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    October 31, 2018
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    World Alzheimer's Day 2018: EyesOnALZ

    Pietro Michelucci, PhD talks about EyesOnALZ, an exciting citizen science project receiving support from the BrightFocus Alzheimer’s Disease Research program.  EyesOnALZ is the first crowd-sourced effort to gather data to help end Alzheimer’s disease.The project created a video game, called Stall Catchers. The game’s challenge is to correctly identify stalled blood vessels caught on video in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s.

    September 21, 2018
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    Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD): Your Questions Answered

    Priyatham S. Mettu, MD, is a Duke University retina specialist who is testing new treatments and new imaging technologies for age-related macular degeneration. View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    September 26, 2018
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    Diet and Gut Bacteria: Their Connection to Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

    The telephone discussion features Sheldon Rowan, PhD of the USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University. Dr. Rowan’s research examines the impact of dietary carbohydrate quality on age-related macular degeneration. View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    July 25, 2018
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    Interview with Dr. Makoto Ishii

    Dr. Makoto Ishii, from the Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, talks about his BrightFocus-funded research on understanding early weight loss in Alzheimer's disease.

    July 24, 2018
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