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30 items you didn't know about Alzheimer’s

08/09/2020
Although Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, it still exists ignorance about the disease. We enumerate the 30 items that you might didn’t know.

COVID-19 causes more deaths among men than women

29/04/2020News
Deaths among men from the coronavirus COVID-19 are more numerous than among women. However, women have accounted for more cases of infection than men to date, both in Spain, China and Italy.

Carla Abdelnour, internationally recognized in the field of clinical trials

27/04/2020Research
Carla Abdelnour, a neurologist at Fundació ACE, has been elected representative of the Executive Committee of the Area of Clinical Trials Advances and Methods of the International Society for the Advancement of Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART)

WEBINAR: "Considerations on COVID-19, sex differences and clinical trials"

24/04/2020News
WEBINAR: "Considerations on COVID-19, sex differences and clinical trials". Next Tuesday April 28th Fundació ACE will host a 1-hour webinar on COVID19, sex differences and clinical trials.

Experts advise encouraging the reading habit among people with Alzheimer's

23/04/2020Day care and treatment
Encouraging and maintaining the habit of reading helps to maintain the activity and cognitive functions of people with Alzheimer's. This is what the experts from Fundació ACE indicate, within the framework of the celebration of Sant Jordi's Day.

The relationship between retinal thickness and dementia: objective of the latest Fundació ACE study

22/04/2020Research
The prestigious journal Alzheimer's Research & Therapy has published an article by Fundació ACE Research Unit team on the association between the thickness of the retina and the accumulation of the protein β-amyloid in the brain.