Physical Activity and Alzheimer’s Disease - 2 (PAAD-2) is designed to test the effects of a 1-year virtual exercise program on the cognitive performance of adults relative to their risk for Alzheimer’s disease.
Location: Greensboro, NC
Study Type: Observational Studies, Prevention Studies, Studies for People without Memory Impairment
Researchers believe mitochondria (the part of your cells that produces energy) might be linked to symptoms of Alzheimer’s. In this study, it is believed that by targeting mitochondria, we might learn more about its influence on Alzheimer’s symptoms.
Location: Fairway, KS
Study Type: Studies for People with Memory Impairment
University of Kansas (KU) researchers are testing to see if a 6-week sleep intervention that improves sleep quality also affects cognitive functioning and levels of a protein in the brain associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
Location: Kansas City, KS and virtual visits
Study Type: Prevention Studies, Studies for People without Memory Impairment
In 2012, the US Department of Defense (DOD) awarded funding for “The Study of Brain Aging in Vietnam War Veterans" (DOD ADNI). TBI and PTSD are common combat related problems and may be associated with a greater risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD).
Location: Multiple Locations
Study Type: Observational Studies, Studies for People with Memory Impairment, Studies for People without Memory Impairment
This study is a collaboration between the University of Arizona and the University of Florida. The study will help researchers to learn more about the usefulness of a brain health intervention known as low-level light therapy or near-infrared photobiomodulation.
Location: Tucson, AZ
Study Type: Observational Studies, Studies for People with Memory Impairment