This Is Why
At BrightFocus we believe in the power of science to build a better world, one where for our children and grandchildren, Alzheimer’s will become a thing of the past.
This Is How
This September, World Alzheimer’s Month, BrightFocus will be showcasing innovative researchers who are working to end this terrible disease. You will hear their “why” - what fuels their pursuit of scientific discovery, and of a cure.
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BrightFocus funds science exploring the full range of approaches to defeat Alzheimer’s.
Reserve Your Copy of the 2020 Yearbook
Learn more about our research, from biomarkers and DNA to clinical interventions and new treatments. All 133 of our current scientific projects are featured in the 2020 Alzheimer’s Disease Research Yearbook. Limited hard copies available!
Please join us on September 21, World Alzheimer’s Day, for a special virtual event, Alzheimer’s Turning Point: The Quest for a Cure Continues. Featuring brand new clips from the acclaimed documentary Turning Point and insightful interviews with leading BrightFocus-funded scientists, learn about the latest developments in Alzheimer’s clinical trials, diagnostics, and where we are today in the search for a cure.
BrightFocus: Alzheimer's Disease Research
We believe in taking educated risks. Playing it safe won't lead to breakthroughs, which is why we support early-stage research and invest in researchers with promise - even if they've never received a grant before.