Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC), University of Washington


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December 13, 2017 — The UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center and the UW ADRC have launched a monthly newsletter to deliver bite-sized news, staff & faculty updates, community happenings, talks and events, and more -straight to your inbox.

The ADRC Launches Partnership with Cerveau Technologies in the use of the new tau tracer [F-18]MK-6240

December 13, 2017 — "The availability of tau PET scanning using [18F]MK-6240 will help us investigate the different mechanisms that advance Alzheimer’s disease in the brain, as well as mechanisms of resilience, and will provide a revolutionary progression biomarker to guide therapeutic trials across all stages of the disease, especially the early stages when symptoms may be absent or ambiguous.” Read more.

US Postal Service releases new Alzheimer’s Stamp on 11/30 to help support NIH funded research

November 29, 2017 — United States Postal Service is dedicating an Alzheimer's Stamp tomorrow at 1:00 pm PT. Proceeds will go to help support Alzheimer’s research at the NIH. See the dedication live!

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