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2010 Grants

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2010 Grants

Paul Murphy, University of Kentucky ($250,000 2yr. Grant) Alzheimer’s disease is sometimes called “the diabetes” of the brain, because, like diabetes, it is common and shares some common features including accumulation of proteinaceous deposits called amyloid. Moreover, until recently, it wasn’t apparent that diabetes itself is a risk factor for AD, and insulin, a key […]

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Cleveland Clinic and University of Alabama Birmingham awarded 2008 CART grants

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Cleveland Clinic and University of Alabama Birmingham awarded 2008 CART grants

For the first time in 2008, the CART Fund was able to make two grants in one year. From 56 outstanding applicants, our Scientific Review Committee chaired by Dr. John Trojanowski of the University of Pennsylvania, assisted by Dr. Allan Levey of Emory University and Dr. Karl Herrup of Rutgers University, recommended that our grants […]

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Cart Fund presents 2007 grant to Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville

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On May 2, 2007 at the annual meeting of the CART Board of Directors held in Columbia, SC, Dr. Todd Golde of the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida was awarded the eighth CART Fund grant for research into Alzheimer’s Disease. Pictured left to right are PDG Jim Puryear – CART Vice President and CART Grants […]

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Cart Fund presents grant to University of Texas Medical Branch

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On May 3, 2006 at the annual meeting of the CART Board of Directors held in Columbia, SC, Dr. Claudio Soto of the University of Texas Medical Branch was awarded the seventh CART Fund grant for research into Alzheimer’s Disease. Pictured left to right are CART Secretary PDG Dean Kanipe D-7670, Vice President Karen Shore […]

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