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Policies

Eligibility Criteria

  • Academic investigators at accredited medical centers, research institutions, and universities in the United States only are eligible to apply
  • Lead investigator must have an MD or PhD (or equivalent)
  • Proposals should support the development of a small molecule or biologic to treat, prevent or slow Alzheimer’s disease, other dementias, and cognitive aging
  • Novel targets are particularly encouraged
  • Should possess intellectual property (IP) or have protection strategy

Areas of Interest

Our current target areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Aberrant Signaling
  • ApoE and Vascular
  • Autophagy
  • Cognitive Enhancers
  • Epigenetics
  • Neuroprotection
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Neuronal Energy Failure