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Read the latest news about the research studies on Alzheimer's at the Barcelonaβeta Brain Research Center (BBRC).

09 Jul | 2020

BBRC researchers explain how their projects have progressed during the lockdown

The COVID-19 pandemic has not stopped the scientific activity of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Program

18 May | 2020

BBRC starts a new study on the relationship between insomnia and Alzheimer’s disease

Dr. Oriol Grau explains the goals of the study Alfa Sleep, which will start over the next months.

12 May | 2020

What effects does confinement have on mental and brain health?

BBRC launches a new study to analyze the effects of confinement on mental health and brain

04 Mar | 2020

American philanthropists invest 2M euros to diagnose the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease through a blood test

The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation funds the research, thanks to donations from Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and several other philanthropists.

26 Feb | 2020

BBRC participates in the Google Summer of Code program for Computer Science students

The initiative allows students to work on open source software development projects during the summer

11 Dec | 2019

BBRC and IMIM kick off a clinical trial of dementia prevention on people with memory problems

The PENSA Study will combine a program of interventions in lifestyle habits and the ingestion of a preparation based on a component from the green tea

17 Sep | 2019

A project by Dr. Juan Domingo Gispert, selected by CaixaImpulse program

The program offers economic and mentoring assistance to promote technology transfer

12 Sep | 2019

The Barcelonaβeta Dementia Prevention Research Clinic reaches 200 participants visited

This project studies the risk of developing dementia in people with subjective memory complaints

24 May | 2019

NEURONET will boost synergy and collaboration across IMI’s projects in neurodegenerative disorders

Dr José Luis Molinuevo will be the representative of AMYPAD at the Scientific Coordination Board of the new European project