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Jun 26, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Leading Foundations Publish Recommendations to Accelerate Drug Repurposing for Neurodegenerative Diseases

A new peer-reviewed publication from the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and OnDeckBiotech Partner to Further Expand ADDF ACCESS Virtual Network

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and OnDeckBiotech announced today a strategic partnership to provide a new platform technology for...

May 02, 2014, 11:52 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Raises $1.1M for New Clinical Trial in Alzheimer's

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced today that it raised more than $1.1 million in support of a clinical trial to test an...

Apr 23, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Launches New Cognitive Vitality Site to Meet Critical Need in Alzheimer's Prevention and Education

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced today the launch of Cognitive Vitality, a new online resource developed to provide a...

Jan 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and The W. Garfield Weston Foundation Collaborate to Fund Clinical Trial of Potentially Neuroprotective Hypertension Drugs for Alzheimer's Disease

 The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation of Canada (ADDF-Canada) and The W. Garfield Weston Foundation today announced a new funding...

Jan 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Leading Foundations Partner on $3M Initiative to Accelerate Research and Discover Treatments for Alzheimer's

Research to Focus on Repurposing Drugs for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias  Today the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation...

Dec 05, 2013, 11:26 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Presents its 8th Annual Drug Discovery for Neurodegeneration Conference in February 2014

 The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) presents its annual winter conference, the 8th Annual Drug Discover for Neurodegeneration...

Nov 06, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Expands its ADDF ACCESS Program to Improve Quality and Efficiency of Drug Research for Neurodegenerative Diseases

 The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced yesterday the launch of its newly expanded ADDF ACCESS program to...

Oct 24, 2013, 12:20 ET
Chris Johnson, son of legendary New York Giants Running Back, Ron Johnson is running the 2013 ING New York Marathon to honor his father, diagnosed in 2008 with early-onset Alzheimer's, to raise awareness about this terrible disease and support  on-going research of the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation.  (PRNewsFoto/Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation)

The ING New York City Marathon: Who Runs? Chris Johnson. Why Run? To raise awareness and money for the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation

What for? To honor his father, New York Giants Running Back, Ron Johnson, diagnosed in 2008 with early-onset Alzheimer's disease… This...

Sep 10, 2013, 09:00 ET
Hand-beaded silk chiffon top designed by Patricia Gomez-Gracia proceeds to benefit Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation.  (PRNewsFoto/Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation)

Trending: Fashion Week in New York City. World Alzheimer's Month in September.

The fashion world's power players are often on the front lines supporting, advocating and raising awareness for many philanthropic, charitable and...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:00 ET
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MEDIA ALERT: World Alzheimer's Month -- Leonard A. Lauder and Paula Zahn Host Luncheon to Benefit Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (Sept. 17, NYC)

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) will host Hope on the Horizon: New Drugs for Alzheimer's Disease. The luncheon and symposium will...

Aug 20, 2013, 11:01 ET

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Presents its September 2013 14th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) presents its annual fall conference, the 14th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug...

Jul 01, 2013, 11:30 ET

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Launches ADDF ACCESS

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) today launched the ADDF ACCESS program to give the academic and small biotechnology communities...

Jun 12, 2013, 23:39 ET

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Supports Madera Biosciences to Advance Small Molecule Drugs that Upregulate apoE

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced that it has awarded follow-on funding of $298,500 to Madera Biosciences, Inc. to further...

Apr 24, 2013, 09:00 ET

Research Foundations Collaborate To Fund Phase 1 Study Of Cancer Drug In Alzheimer's Disease Patients

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and BrightFocus Foundation today announced a funding collaboration that will support a Phase I...

Mar 06, 2013, 09:00 ET

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Awards Grant To CohBar to Develop A Novel Peptide Therapeutic For Alzheimer's Disease

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced today that it has awarded $205,260 in funding to CohBar Inc. to develop a novel...

Feb 28, 2013, 09:00 ET

Research Foundations Collaborate To Fund Repository Of Promising CNS-Active Compounds

Collaborative CNS Screening Initiative (CCSI) Aims to Share Knowledge and Speed Drug Discovery The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation...

Feb 05, 2013, 09:00 ET

Medicare Panel's Failure to Recommend Payment for New Alzheimer's Diagnostic Brain Imaging Test Will Impede Innovation and Thwarts An Important Opportunity to Improve Quality of Care

 Howard Fillit, MD, founding Executive Director and Chief Science Officer of the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and George...

Apr 10, 2012, 13:06 ET

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and Charles River Announce Awards for the Cognitive Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Research Program

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE: CRL) announced today the recipients...

Mar 07, 2012, 12:17 ET

Awards for Drug Discovery Research for Frontotemporal Degeneration Announced

   The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD) announced today...