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19 Sep

OHBM 2017 ABSTRACT HIGHLIGHT: NOVEL DISEASE PROGRESSION SCORES AND SUSCEPTIBILITY LOCI FOR Alzheimer's disease

by Benedetta Biffi
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There are over 9.9 million new cases of dementia every year worldwide, which equates to a new case every 3.2 seconds. The discovery of susceptibility loci for Alzheimer’s disease has the potential to inform research hypotheses and could, eventual...

25 Aug

CDT Strategic Advisory Board Meeting

by Georgina Cade
News

All available members of the CDT Strategic Advisory Board convened for a meeting at UCL on Monday 21st August 2017 to review the centre’s progress and plan ahead.

15 Aug

CDT graduate Zach Eaton-Rosen awarded a fellowship to help advance the predictive potential of medical imaging for glioma patients

by Georgina Cade
News

We would like to offer our congratulations to Zach Eaton-Rosen who has recently been awarded an Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Doctoral Prize. This scheme supports a two-year fellowship for exceptional early-career res...

11 Aug

Researchers find elevated risk of Alzheimer’s in a fifth of people in their 70s

by Georgina Cade
News

Research worked on by a team from University College London, including some members of the Translational Imaging Group (TIG), was featured in an article in The i this week, written by CDT Deputy Director Gary Zhang.

31 Jul

Gary Zhang's piece on the history of Alzheimer's research published in The i

by Georgina Cade
News

Deputy Director of CDT, Gary Zhang’s fascinating account of the history of dementia research was published in yesterday’s The i as part of his month-long media placement there. In his piece he describes the integral role played by Carol Jennings ...

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