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Scientist Focus: Fiona Marshall

Dr Laura PhippsKirsty MaraisDr Emma O'BrienClaire LucasRobin BrisbourneCatherine McKeever

Dr Fiona Marshall is a neuroscientist working on treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and other conditions. Dr Marshall also volunteers as an Alzheimer’s Research UK Trustee, lending her expertise and passion for dementia research to help support the work of the charity. Name and job title Dr Fiona Marshall, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Heptares […]

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Dementia researchers are leaving no stone unturned in the hunt for new treatments

Dr Laura PhippsKirsty MaraisDr Emma O'BrienClaire LucasRobin BrisbourneCatherine McKeever

A major goal of dementia research is to find treatments that will benefit the millions of people around the world living with the condition. At this week’s Alzheimer’s Association International Conference we’ve heard results from a number of clinical trials – research studies designed to test whether potential treatments are safe and effective. Diseases like […]

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Dementia: it’s not all about Alzheimer’s or memory

Dr Laura PhippsKirsty MaraisDr Emma O'BrienClaire LucasRobin BrisbourneCatherine McKeever

It’s a common misconception that dementia is all about Alzheimer’s and that it’s all about memory loss. Alzheimer’s may be the most common cause of dementia and memory loss one of the most common symptoms of Alzheimer’s but it’s nowhere near the whole picture of dementia. Here at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in the […]

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