TARCC: Collaborating on Alzheimer's Research PDF Print E-mail

Six of the state’s top medical research institutions are members of the Texas Alzheimer’s Research and Care Consortium (TARCC). They are Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth and Texas A&M Health Science Center.  These institutions are advancing Texas’ position as a global leader in Alzheimer’s disease research.

All six TARCC institutions are collaborating on state-funded Alzheimer's research and contributing genetic and blood biomarker data to a shared Texas Alzheimer's DataBank. To find out more about Alzheimer's research at individual Consortium institutions, click on the website links provided below.


Baylor College of Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Baylor College of Medicine

The Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center





Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Garrison Institute on Aging






University of North Texas Health Sciences Center UT Southwestern Medical Center
University of North Texas Health Sciences Center

Institute for Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease Research





UT Southwestern Medical Center

Alzheimer’s Disease Center






UT Health Science Center - San Antonio
University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio

Barshop Institute for Aging and Longevity Studies




 





Texas Alzheimer’s Research and Care Consortium

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Alzheimer's Facts

The costs of caring for people with Alzheimer's and other dementias will soar from an estimated $203 billion on 2013 to a projected $1.2 trillion per year by 2050.