The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) has joined the BIRAX Initiative, which recently issues its third call for proposals. BIRAX brings together British and Israeli scientists to tackle some of the world’s most challenging diseases including cardiovascular and liver disease, diabetes and Parkinson’s.
We are partnering with PsychoGenics Inc. to bring its services to our grantees working on preclinical Alzheimer’s drug discovery programs.
Funded Researchers Are Pursuing Diverse Targets to Treat Alzheimer's Disease
At the December joint meeting, the ADDF Boards of Governors and Overseers welcomed seven new members.
On Monday, November 9, Margaret and Daniel Loeb received The Charles Evans Award from the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) at our Sixth Annual Fall Symposium & Luncheon “Hope on the Horizon” at The Pierre in New York City. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, the Symposium & Luncheon raised more than $1 million, the most in the event’s history. All proceeds support the ADDF’s mission to accelerate the discovery and development of drugs to prevent, treat and cure Alzheimer’s disease.
AlzeCure Foundation announced today that it has been awarded a grant from the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) to support the further development of its small molecule neurorestorative project.
Dr. Longo’s Pioneering Approach May Soon Lead to New Disease Modifying Drugs
The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine (FMM) is hosting its Hope Flies Health Series Webinar: Research Connecting Alzheimer’s and Mitochondrial Disease on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST. The Foundation developed the webinar with partners including the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF), MitoAction and Sharecare to particularly bring greater awareness to mitochondrial disease in conjunction with Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week, beginning September 21.
Collaboration Advances Development of Therapeutics for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease
The ADDF will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr., airing via Discovery Channel later this year.