"... to generate robust evidence to define effective preventive approaches for various at-risk groups and settings. World Wide FINGERS will facilitate synergistic use of data from several countries, creating a unique opportunity for rapid knowledge dissemination and implementation."
"finnish geriatric intervention study to prevent cognitive decline"
"aims at building up a multidisciplinary research network between different actors in the fields of molecular medicine and related drug research and biotechnology"
"cardiovascular risk factors, aging and dementia - joint collaboration between Department of Neurology (University of Eastern Finland), the National Institute of Health and Welfare (Helsinki, Finland) and Karolinska Institutet (Stockholm, Sweden)"
"to build an IF for studies on neurodegeneration in order to discover and validate AD biomarkers for the facilitation of drug development and trial design in predementia AD"
"prevention of dementia and cardiovascular disease in the elderly - with this grant a new easily accessible internet platform for elderly will be developed, with readily available nurse-support"
"building on emerging preclinical and pilot clinical evidences, RESSTORE will focus on the clinical assessment of regenerative cell therapy to improve stroke recovery and patients quality of life"
"role of neurodegeneration in Multiple Sclerosis"
"a 4-year, 4.2 M€ European project focusing on developing tools and means for earlier, evidence-based diagnosis of a range of Neurodegenerative diseases"
"aims to deliver the first, integrative and validated multiscale modelling platform for biomedical research and clinical decision support, underpinned by a set of unique databases and modeling paradigms, which will tackle the early and differential diagnosis of dementias using a combination of mechanistic and phenomenological models of the ageing brain, accounting for its environmental context"
"... is a network for researchers and research groups investigating or interested in frontotemporal lobar degeneration, including frontotemporal dementia (FTD), and related disorders"
The International Genomics of Alzheimer's Project (IGAP)
"to completely understand the role inheritance plays in Alzheimer's disease. To achieve this goal, IGAP will work to identify all the genes that contribute to the risk of developing this disease"
"therapeutic and preventive impact of nutritional lipids on neuronal and cognitive performance in aging, Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia"
"imaging as an aid in understanding stroke etiology"
"a multicenter, international, prospective observational study designed to collect a comprehensive data on transient triggers, subclinical and clinical risk factors, family history, genetic profile, imaging features, medication, and long-term prognosis in young adults aged 18 to 49 with first-ever IS due to unknown cause after standardized and timely investigations"