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Posted on 12 Jun

New resources to overcome barriers to Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Alzheimer’s Disease International and the pharmaceutical company Lilly have announced a partnership to address barriers to accurate and timely diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.

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Posted on 04 Jun

Phase II trial results announced for potential Alzheimer’s drug

Results have been announced today from a phase II trial of a potential Alzheimer’s treatment.

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Posted on 04 Jun

Blood pressure changes between middle age and old age can affect brain health

Scientists have discovered that changes in blood pressure between middle age and old age may affect brain health later in life.

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Posted on 02 Jun

Leeds researchers given £30k dementia funding boost

A team of scientists at the University of Leeds has been awarded nearly £30,000 of funding by Alzheimer’s Research UK.

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Posted on 27 May

Aberdeen scientists join forces to share dementia research with the public

Scientists from the Aberdeen area will come together on 4 June to hold a free public meeting to discuss current dementia research.

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Posted on 24 May

Unlikely protein may protect against Alzheimer’s in mice

Study shows protein linked to rare diseases could protect against Alzheimer’s.

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Posted on 20 May

Experts reach consensus on dementia prevention agenda

UK experts – including public health practitioners, policy makers, charities and researchers – have reached a consensus on the need for a new agenda to boost dementia prevention.

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Posted on 19 May

The power of scent in memory

Partnership between The Perfume Shop and Alzheimer’s Research UK launches.

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Posted on 15 May

Queen’s University Belfast to host free public meeting on dementia

Queen’s University Belfast is hosting a free public meeting about dementia on 27 May 2014

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