The Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia Research Foundation (AADRF) is pleased to announce the Dementia Grants Program - Round 1 is now open with a total of $1 million worth of grants on offer to new and early career researchers this year. **Applications are now CLOSED as of May 9, 2017**
Seventeen of Australia’s new and early career researchers will share in just over $1 million to conduct ground-breaking dementia research, as the Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia Research Foundation’s 2016 grant recipients are announced.
Twenty of Australia’s best and brightest young scientists will share in $875,000 to conduct ground-breaking dementia research, as the Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia Research Foundation’s 2015 grant recipients are announced.
In a new study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, Australian based researchers from Neuroscience Research Australia (Neura) have found that people with frontotemporal dementia show a decrease in sexual relations with their partners.
NASA is currently developing the capabilities to send humans to Mars by 2030. This sounds exciting and could be considered the ‘moon landing of our generation’. However questions have now surfaced asking ‘what happens to your brain on the way to Mars’?