Research and Funding

Blog post - Alzheimer’s disease research & the U.S. NIH: what’s new?

July 30, 2014

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International collaboration is vital to advancing Alzheimer’s disease research, from genetics to biomarkers to translational research.

In a new blog post, Dr. Neil Buckholtz, Director of the Division of Neuroscience at NIA, speaks about his experience at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference® 2014 in Copenhagen. “I was pleased to witness firsthand the intense commitment among scientists worldwide to find solutions to this devastating disease,” says Dr. Buckholtz. “Investigators from 75 different countries shared recent findings and explored ways to overcome the challenges of finding ways to treat or prevent this complex disease.”

Read the full blog post: Funding for Alzheimer’s disease research: here’s the latest

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