• From left, Series host Waleed Abdalati and producer Geoff Haines-Stiles join BrightFocus’ Sarah DiSandro, Beth Weaver, and Martha Taggart at a Washington screening of The Crowd & the Cloud
    Science News
    Our sneak preview of The Crowd & the Cloud, a new PBS series featuring the BrightFocus-funded EyesOnAlz project. Set to air April 6, it’s an epic look at what ordinary citizens are doing to improve health and cure diseases, even Alzheimer’s!
    March 27, 2017
  • Science News
    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.
    February 24, 2017
  • Science News
    Francis Hanes, PhD, is using his knowledge of biophysics to advance Alzheimer’s imaging and achieve earlier diagnosis. Read about his BrightFocus-funded research.
    February 17, 2017
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    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.
    January 12, 2017
  • Fast Track Workshop
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    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.
    December 15, 2016
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