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Give memory: new campaign to boost research

Give memory: new campaign to boost research

Give memory: new campaign to boost research against Alzheimer   Coinciding with World Alzheimer’s Day, Fundació ACE launches a new campaign named Give Memory  to raise public awareness about the need for resources for research to combat the disease, considered by the World Health Organization (WHO) a

Lectures for World Alzheimer’s Day 2016

Lectures for World Alzheimer’s Day 2016

World Alzheimer’s Day 2016: informative conferences   Every year when the World Alzheimer’s Day approaches, Fundació ACE prepares different activities around Alzheimer’s disease in order to raise awareness and to let people know what to do if they think they are losing memory. This year, as every

Opera for research

Opera for research

Opera for research   Today, 8 September, makes a month since the first edition of the Alzheimer’s Night. Fundació ACE and Fundació Castell de Peralada jointly organized the event held in the vicinity of Castle Peralada. The gala included the representation of Turandot, the opera that produced

September, Alzheimer’s month

September, Alzheimer’s month

September, Alzheimer’s month On 21 September, World Alzheimer’s Day, declared by the World Health Organization is a day designed to raise awareness of the disease and its effects on society. It is a day that is intended mainly to social awareness. In Fundació ACE we want to

Mercè Boada: “Alzheimer’s should not be hidden.”

Mercè Boada: “Alzheimer’s should not be hidden.”

Mercè Boada: “Alzheimer’s should not be hidden; it lies within us. It’s part of our daily life.” Dr. Merce Boada has been interviewed by journalist Monica Hernandez for La Xarxa. In the interview, the co-founder and medical director of Fundació ACE, speaks of the stigma still present

Support group for children of pre-senile dementia patients

Support group for children of pre-senile dementia patients

Support group for children of pre-senile dementia patients The Department of Social Welfare and Family Affairs has awarded the Fundació ACE with a grant that will enable children of patients with presenile dementia to attend a support group. Fundació ACE had already pioneered the first support groups

Genetic perspectives to explore

Genetic perspectives to explore

Genetic perspectives to explore – Sonia Moreno-Grau, Fundació ACE’s researcher, has recently published an article that reviews the genetic context of Alzheimer’s disease. The article takes into account the generally established three stages of the disease: preclinical, which has no symptoms and in which there are subjective

Music and Alzheimer’s

Music and Alzheimer’s

The first Music and Alzheimer’s course, organized by Fundació ACE and the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC), was held on Thursday July 14 at the premises of the ESMUC. Masters students participated in music therapy and other professionals interested in the question of music therapy

Fundació ACE is… Scientists speak.

Fundació ACE is… Scientists speak.

What does it mean, for you, Fundació ACE? This is what we asked to 15 scientists during the last edition of the Barcelona-Pittsburgh Biennial Conference. They all are experts in research about Alzheimer’s disease and they told us this:

Fundació ACE will present 10 posters and 2 oral communications at the AAIC

Fundació ACE will present 10 posters and 2 oral communications at the AAIC

The Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) will be held this year from 24 to 28 July. The american Alzheimer’s Association organizes every year this event. The AAIC wants to reunite the most important researchers with the most important improvements that’s been done in the year, in terms

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