The "Interaction between subclinical atherosclerosis and Alzheimer's disease in middle age" project, led by the Barcelonaβeta Brain Research Center, is one of the 37 beneficiaries of the previous edition of La Marató.
The project, supported by the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation’s Diagnostic Accelerator and with the participation of the BBRC, will collect speech, clinical and biomarker data from more than 2600 participants.
The Neuroimaging Research Group of the center has presented a talk and two posters at the 16th edition of the congress dedicated to Alzheimer's clinical trials.
The Pasqual Maragall Researchers Program (PMRP) will distribute a total of 1.5 million euros between the three selected projects.
Postdoctoral researcher Wiesje Pelkmans explains the main results of the study.
This September 21, we call for more research and visibility to change the social consideration of the disease through the action "4lzh31m3r: the numbers to forget"
A study published in The Lancet Healthy Longevity shows that brain metabolism, detected with advanced imaging techniques, declines more sharply in middle-aged people with a sustained high cardiovascular risk over five years.
The research center of the Pasqual Maragall Foundation has made the first visit of the EAPP study in July 2023.
According to the data presented, and simultaneously published in JAMA, the treatment with donanemab will significantly reduce the levels of amyloid plaque.