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Aug 12, 2015, 13:06 ET
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Goodes Family, Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Create New Prize For Researchers Working In Alzheimer's Drug Development

Thanks to the generosity of former Warner-Lambert CEO and Chairman Melvin R. Goodes and his family, the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation...

Mar 17, 2015, 09:33 ET
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GliaCure Receives $1 Million Grant for Alzheimer's Clinical Trial

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced today that it has awarded $1 million to GliaCure, a biotechnology company developing...

Mar 03, 2015, 15:00 ET
On November 1, 2015, the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation's Runners for Alzheimer's Research team will race in the TCS New York City Marathon. The ADDF is an Official Charity Partner of the TCS New York City Marathon.

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon

 The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) is pleased to announce that it is an Official Charity Partner of the 2015 TCS New York City...

Feb 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Teams Up with Pfizer's Centers for Therapeutic Innovation to Support Discovery of Drugs for Alzheimer's Disease

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and Pfizer's Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) announced today a collaboration designed to...

Jan 28, 2015, 10:11 ET
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New Approach to Delay Alzheimer's Dementia Onset to Be Tested in Phase 3 Clinical Trial

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) announced today a $900,000 grant to AgeneBio, a pharmaceutical company developing innovative...

Dec 18, 2014, 11:30 ET
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US Nonprofit Awards Italian Biotech Additional Funding to Study New Class of Drugs to Treat Alzheimer's Disease

 The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and Italian biotechnology company Axxam SpA (Axxam) announced today that the ADDF has awarded...

Dec 11, 2014, 13:50 ET
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Erectile Dysfunction Drug to Be Tested as Dementia Treatment

 Today, the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and the Alzheimer's Society UK announced new funding to explore the possibility of...

Sep 10, 2014, 09:53 ET
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New ADDF ACCESS Platform Powered by OnDeckBiotech Connects Researchers with Drug Discovery Expertise

 The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and OnDeckBiotech announced today the launch of ADDF ACCESS, a new and improved open access...

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...