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Alzheimer's Society is dedicated to defeating dementia through research. This film shows how the Society funds and supports dementia research. It includes interviews with Professor Nick Fox, Professor of Neurology and MRC Senior Clinical Fellow at the Institute of Neurology, University College London, and Co-Chair of Alzheimer's Society's Research Advisory Committee, PhD student James and Research Network volunteer Angela. The voiceover is provided by TV presenter and Alzheimer's Society Ambassador Ruth Langsford.
Our unique research programme funds research into the cause, cure, care and prevention of dementia to improve treatment for people today and to search for a cure for tomorrow.
We are the only organisation to work with leading scientists and people affected by dementia to ensure our research influences practice and transforms lives. With the right investment, dementia can be defeated
For more information on Alzheimer's Society Research, please go to http://www.alzheimers.org.uk/research
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