Your support is funding pioneering dementia research that will bring about the first life-changing dementia treatment by 2025.

Dementia is one of the world’s greatest challenges. It shatters lives and leaves millions heartbroken. Alzheimer’s Research UK has the power to defeat dementia. In the past year alone we have invested over £13.3 million into 64 new research projects. This is only possible because of the generosity of people like you, and the research you fund.

Your support means so much to the 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK, and each of the 23 million people who have a close friend or family member with the condition. You can read some of these personal stories here.

Thanks to people like you, expert scientists can continue their vital research to make breakthroughs possible.

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Donate £25 a month

£25 a month could provide the tools for scientists to map 10,000 genes in minute detail, identifying targets for the development of new treatments.

Donate £10 a month

£10 a month could assist scientists developing an Alzheimer's blood test, which could help to detect the disease in its earliest stages.

Donate £6 a month

£6 a month could help fund research to improve MRI brain scanning, taking us towards earlier and more accurate diagnosis.

Your support means so much to the 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK, and each of the 23 million people who have a close friend or family member with the condition.

Hilary Evans, Chief Executive, Alzheimer's Research UK

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