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Dimebon Fails Again; End of the Road in Alzheimer’s

January 18, 2012 — Topline results of a phase 3 trial of dimebon, also called latrepirdine, on top of ongoing treatment with donepezil has shown no benefit in patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease (AD).

The companies developing dimebon in this indication, Medivation Inc and Pfizer Inc, issued a joint statement noting that results of […]

Texas Researchers Announce Breakthrough In Alzheimer’s Detection

7.13.2010 Texas Researchers Announce Breakthrough In Alzheimer’s Research
New Procedure Allows Diagnosis with Simple Blood Test

TARC Distinguished Speakers Announced For the First Ever “Meeting of the Minds” – The Texas State Plan on Alzheimer’s Disease Public Input Meeting & Scientific Symposium

4.09.2010 TARC Distinguished Speakers Announced For the First Ever “Meeting of the Minds” – The Texas State Plan on Alzheimer’s Disease Public Input Meeting & Scientific Symposium

Texas Researcher to Receive First International Medal for Scientific Achievement in Neurology

9.28.2009 Texas Researcher to Receive First International Medal for Scientific Achievement in Neurology

TARC Alzheimer’s Research Director in Lubbock Selected for National Academy of Neuropsychology’s Early Career Award

10.09.2009 TARC Alzheimer’s Research Director in Lubbock Selected for National Academy of Neuropsychology’s Early Career Award

World Alzheimer Report Projects Alzheimer’s Dementia Will Nearly Double Every 20 Years

9.21.2009 World Alzheimer Report Projects Alzheimer’s, Dementia Will Nearly Double Every 20 Years

Texas Senate Honors Justice O’Connor

4.20.2009 Texas Senate Honors Justice Sandra Day O’Connor for Her Contributions to Expanding Alzheimer’s Research; Texas Alzheimer’s Research Consortium Adds Fifth Institution to Expand Reach to South Texas … Announces New Research Focus on Hispanics
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Identifying the Stages of Dementia Progression

8.19.2008 Texas Alzheimer’s Research Consortium Breaks New Ground in Identifying the Stages of Dementia Progression
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New Alzheimer’s Disease Projections – 2008

03.18.2008 Ten Million U.S. Baby Boomers Projected to Develop Alzheimer’s Disease
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Alzheimer’s Cases Expected to Increase 26% in Texas by 2010

03.21.2007 Alzheimer’s Cases Expected to Increase 26% in Texas by 2010
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