Thank you to Aine’s Boutique
A big thank you to Aine’s Boutique for putting on a wonderful and sold out fashion show, to Bunratty Tavern for hosting us and to Peg Raciti Photography for capturing the amazing night. Over $4,000 was raised for The David K. Johnson Foundation! Watch the Video!
Special Screening of Still Alice!
Join us for a Special Screening of the movie Still Alice, featuring a Books signing and Q& A with Author Lisa Genova. November 4th 6:00 PM IMAX Reading. Registration for this FREE event is required, as seating is limited. Contact us to register. This event is made possible by Reading Co-operative Bank.
Our 15th annual sold out golf tournament was a huge success. To date we have raised over $300,000 towards supporting a cure for Alzheimer’s and helping families affected. Thank you to our wonderful sponsors and golfers.
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Promising New Alzheimer’s Drug Validates Anti-Amyloid Approach
March. 23, 2015
As reported recently in the New York Times (Business Day, March 20, 2015, “Biogen Reports Its Alzheimer’s Drug Sharply Slows Cognitive Decline”) and other media, the pharmaceutical company Biogen has announced impressive results in a Phase I “human safety” trial of a new drug designed to treat — and possibly prevent — Alzheimer’s disease. Read More >
Sleep Regulation Protein a Promising Target for Preventing Alzheimer’s
Dec. 4, 2014
New research by David Holtzman, M.D. at the Washington University School of Medicine points to a sleep regulation protein in the brain as a possible target for Alzheimer’s disease treatment or prevention. Read More >
Cure Alzheimer’s Fund Announces A Trio of Breakthroughs
Nov. 10, 2014
Recent months have witnessed three remarkable developments in projects supported by Cure Alzheimer’s Fund Read More >
Are Brain Cell Regeneration Drugs Ready for Prime Time?
Aug. 12, 2014
A promising first-in-class drug stimulates the creation of new nerve cells in the brains of Alzheimer’s mice and will soon be tested in the brains of human patients Read More >
Diagnosing Alzheimer’s: New Blood Test
April 28th 2014
A new blood test, which has the potential to accurately diagnose Alzheimer’s disease in individuals and significantly advance drug testing and research on the disease… Read More >