News and Blogs
13 May 2021
Professor Franklin Aigbirhio, who leads DPUK's Imaging Network, has been elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences.
10 May 2021
After a pause due to COVID-19 regulations, the harmonisation study to calibrate DPUK's network of eight brain scanners has restarted.
29 April 2021
Dementias Platform UK is to host access to a new cellular model platform that will help researchers explore risk factors that contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease.
20 April 2021
People consume less alcohol as the price of food increases, suggesting this may influence the decision to buy it, according to a new study led by Cardiff University and carried out in the DPUK Data Portal.
6 April 2021
Researchers have developed a more efficient method of assessing symptom change in people with ulcerative colitis – a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
The DPUK blog
17 May 2021
Dementia Action Week is a national initiative led by Alzheimer’s Society to encourage people to take action to improve the lives of people living with dementia.
10 May 2021
The words 'cognition' and 'cognitive' crop up a lot in the field of dementia – but what do they really mean?
5 May 2021
There are two main proteins thought to interfere with the communication between brain cells in certain dementias – tau and amyloid.
26 April 2021
We've looked at the evidence surrounding the reported benefits of different foods for preventing and delaying dementia.