To Drive Discoveries That Slow Aging, New Collaboration Will Explore How the Brain Grows Old
As we age, memory and other cognitive functions start to decline, even outside the context of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. A new effort, funded by the Simons Foundation, will search for the molecular mechanisms that underlie these changes and investigate whether they can be slowed or reversed. SCPAB has pledged $42 million over five years.
Read more about the Simons Collaboration on Plasticity and the Aging Brain here.