This study will use neuroimaging to understand how the connections in the brain change in Alzheimer's disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). Results from this study may be useful for future research to assess the risk for developing Alzheimer's disease.
Location: Charleston, SC
Study Type: Observational Studies, Studies for People with Memory Impairment
The ADvance II Study is researching the delivery of mild electrical pulses to specific areas of the brain to treat Alzheimer’s. This deep brain stimulation (DBS) will be given in the fornix, a place in the brain that plays a central role in memory.
Location: Multiple Locations
Study Type: Studies for People with Memory Impairment
This study involves phone or video interviews with people with early dementia who don’t have close family nearby and the friends, neighbors and other people who look out for them. This study’s goal is to learn how people think about asking for, and receiving, help when traditional family caregivers aren’t available.
Location: By phone
Study Type: Caregiver Studies, Observational Studies, Online Studies and Surveys, Studies for People with Memory Impairment, Studies for People without Memory Impairment
The AHEAD Study is a new trial aiming to prevent Alzheimer’s disease. It is evaluating whether an investigational treatment (BAN2401 (lecanemab)) can lower the amount of amyloid in the brain and how that impacts decline in memory loss due to Alzheimer’s.
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Location: Multiple Sites
Study Type: Prevention Studies, Studies for People without Memory Impairment