Dementia Discovery Fund Company Profile

04:47 EST 16th November 2018 | BioPortfolio

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News Articles [1243 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Dementia Discovery Fund Raises $350 Million from Investors AARP, NFL and Others

The Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF), a venture capital fund focused solely on dementia-related investments, completed $350 million of fundraising. The initial target was $200 million.

Finance Watch: Dementia Discovery Fund Exceeds Fundraising Goal By $150m

Private Company Edition: The Dementia Discovery Fund started in 2015 with plans to raise $200m to fund early-stage development of...   

International Fund Raises €300M for Dementia Research

The Dementia Discovery Fund has raised $350M (€300M) to support industrial and academic scientists doing early-stage research to develop new dementia medicines. Launched in 2015, the Dementia Discov...

The Dementia Discovery Fund raises $350m

The Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF) has announced the completion of its fundraising, with £250m ($350m at the time of completion) raised from an influential group of strategic investors committed to de...

Dementia Discovery Fund gets assistance with final close from the Aztec Group

The Aztec Group, an independent fund and corporate services provider, has assisted the Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF) with its final close and will continue to support the fund during its administratio...

UK Dementia partnership offering £100,000-200,000 awards for dementia research projects

The Dementia Discovery Fund (DDF) in partnership with the UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI) has announced that it will provide a series of awards between £100,000 and £200,000 to support resea...

Dementia Discovery Fund, UK Dementia Research Institute partner to fund dementia research

AARP invests in Dementia Discovery Fund to kick─start Disrupt Dementia Campaign

With nearly 10 million new cases of dementia and Alzheimer's disease occurring each year, and no cure, today AARP launched a new campaign, "Disrupt Dementia." The campaign aims to help drive new diagn...

Drugs and Medications [78 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Caraderma [A Refreshing Discovery, Inc.]

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Exelon [Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation]

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Fluphenazine hydrochloride [Sandoz Inc]

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PubMed Articles [1148 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Advancing Research on Care Needs and Supportive Approaches for Persons With Dementia: Recommendations and Rationale.

The first National Research Summit on Care, Services, and Supports for Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers was held on October 16-17, 2017, at the National Institutes of Health. In this paper, ...

A Dementia Café as a Bridgehead for Community-Inclusive Care: Qualitative Analysis of Observations by On-the-Job Training Participants in a Dementia Café.

Dementia cafés are becoming widespread as a new approach to dementia care, but their operational procedures and significance have not been adequately studied.

The Ultimate Disaster? Dementia between Personal Experience and Social Representation.

Dementia is widely regarded as one of the greatest threats to a good and dignified life in old age, a condition so terrifying that even death appears preferable. This contribution is dedicated to a cr...

Clinical periodontal variables in patients with and without dementia-a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Considering the increasing number of elderly people, dementia has gained an important role in today's society. Although the contributing factors for dementia have not been fully understood, chronic pe...

Modifiable dementia risk score to study heterogeneity in treatment effect of a dementia prevention trial: a post hoc analysis in the preDIVA trial using the LIBRA index.

Selecting high-risk participants for dementia prevention trials based on a modifiable dementia risk score may be advantageous, as it increases the opportunity for intervention. We studied whether a mu...

Clinical Trials [971 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Resource Use and Disease Course in Dementia (REDIC)

This project is based on a three-year program that aims to improve the knowledge of the socioeconomic consequences of dementia in Norway. By including patients with and without dementia in...

Discovery Elbow Multi-Center Prospective Study

The purpose of this prospective clinical trial is to document the performance and clinical outcomes of Biomet Discovery Elbow.

Dementia in Parkinson Disease

The purpose of this study is to use a brain imaging method called PIB PET VAT PET to determine dementia subtypes in patients with Parkinson's disease. The ultimate goal of this project is ...

A Randomized Controlled Trial on the Effect of Exercise on Physical, Cognitive and Affective Function in Dementia Subjects

Studies have shown conflicting results of the effect of exercise on dementia patients. The aim of this study is to examine the role of physical activity on the risk of cognitive impairmen...

The Women's Health Initiative Memory Study (The WHIMS Study)

Excessive memory decline or dementia affects an increasing number of women as they become older. The frequency of dementia doubles every 5 years beginning at age 60, making the discovery o...

Companies [1650 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Dementia Discovery Fund

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Alector, Inc.

Alector is a privately owned biotechnology company whose mission is to develop therapies that harness the immune system to treat neurodegenerative diseases and cancer. Alector was...

BioPharma Fund

BioPharma Fund is an investment fund that invests in shares of medical biotechnology companies. Biotechnology companies are developing new drugs for many diseases such as cancer, heart disease, diabet...

OS Fund

OS Fund invests in entrepreneurs using applied intelligence to commercialize breakthrough discoveries in genomics, synthetic biology, diagnostics, new materials, and data and ener...

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation

The ADDF is the only public charity whose sole mission is to accelerate the discovery and development of drugs to prevent, treat and cure Alzheimer's disease, related dementias and cognitive aging. Si...

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