News Releases

July 2016

  1. Are You at Risk for Alzheimer's Genes? Monday, July 25, 2016
  2. Mayo Clinic Scientist Receives Pre-eminent International Award for Alzheimer’s Research Monday, July 25, 2016
  3. Estrogen Patch in Newly Postmenopausal Women May Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk Tuesday, July 12, 2016

June 2016

  1. Coach Pat Summitt Remembered for Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease Tuesday, June 28, 2016
  2. Mayo Clinic Neuropathologist Awarded International Professional Society’s Highest Honor Tuesday, June 14, 2016

April 2016

  1. LIVE at 2:30 pm EDT: Ending Alzheimer's by 2025 Wednesday, April 06, 2016
  2. Florida Scientist to Receive International Award for Advances in Dementia Research Tuesday, April 05, 2016

March 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic Researchers Find Way to Prevent Accumulation of Amyloid Plaque, a Hallmark of Alzheimer’s Disease Thursday, March 31, 2016
  2. When a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s Disease, Practical Tips Can Help Patient, Caregiver Tuesday, March 08, 2016

February 2016

  1. Active Mind may Delay Alzheimer’s Symptoms, but not Underlying Disease Wednesday, February 24, 2016
  2. Could Eating Fish Help in the Alzheimer’s Fight? Wednesday, February 03, 2016

January 2016

  1. Blackouts in the Brain: A New Complex Systems Perspective on Alzheimer’s Disease Monday, January 18, 2016

December 2015

  1. Why Increased NIH Research Funding is Critical Wednesday, December 16, 2015

November 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic Minute: Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease Wednesday, November 25, 2015
  2. Alzheimer's Update: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Wednesday, November 18, 2015
  3. Mayo Clinic Minute: Can Brain Games Help Alzheimer's Disease Patients? Monday, November 16, 2015
  4. Mayo Clinic awarded $5.3 million federal grant to study vascular risk factors in dementia Thursday, November 12, 2015
  5. CNN Encore Presentation of Inspirational Film, GLEN CAMPBELL...I'll Be Me Friday, November 06, 2015
  6. Mayo Clinic Minute: HABIT Program Helps Alzheimer's Disease Patients Wednesday, November 04, 2015

August 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic-led networks approved for more than $10 million to participate in PCORnet, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network Thursday, August 13, 2015

July 2015

  1. Panel Outlines New Diagnostic Criteria for Central Nervous System Disorder Wednesday, July 08, 2015

June 2015

  1. #GlenCampbell Documentary on CNN 9 pm ET, Sunday June 28 Tuesday, June 23, 2015

March 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic Study of Thousands of Brains Reveals Tau as Driver of Alzheimer’s Disease Monday, March 23, 2015
  2. Is it Dementia, or Just Normal Aging? New Tool May Help Triage Wednesday, March 18, 2015
  3. Alzheimer’s Disease/Meditation: Mayo Clinic Radio Monday, March 16, 2015
  4. MAYO CLINIC RADIO Friday, March 13, 2015
  5. Immune System and Alzheimer's: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Wednesday, March 11, 2015
  6. Mayo Clinic Radio: Alzheimer's Disease/Meditation Monday, March 09, 2015
  7. TDP43 Study: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Monday, March 02, 2015

February 2015

  1. Glen Campbell Documentary Shares Alzheimer's Journey Monday, February 09, 2015

January 2015

  1. Tuesday Q and A: Alzheimer’s can often be identified in its earliest stages Tuesday, January 27, 2015
  2. Alzheimer's Blood Test: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Wednesday, January 14, 2015

December 2014

  1. Mayo Clinic Researchers Receive $1.2 Million from new Florida Program to Study Alzheimer’s Tuesday, December 23, 2014
  2. Concussion and Alzheimer's Disease: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Friday, December 05, 2014

October 2014

  1. Multi-Million-Dollar Grants for Research in Dementia Striking Younger People Monday, October 27, 2014
  2. Mayo Clinic Receives $6 Million for ALS, FTD Research Thursday, October 23, 2014

September 2014

  1. Mayo Researchers Reveal Pathway that Contributes to Alzheimer’s Disease Friday, September 19, 2014

August 2014

  1. What is Vascular Dementia: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Thursday, August 28, 2014
  2. Mayo Clinic study examines thoughts on predictive tests for Alzheimer’s Tuesday, August 26, 2014
  3. Researchers develop strategy to combat genetic ALS, FTD Thursday, August 14, 2014
  4. NIH Renews Funding of Longitudinal Study of Earliest Alzheimer’s Disease Changes Wednesday, August 06, 2014

July 2014

  1. Bacardi's Gift to Significantly Advance Mayo Clinic’s Regenerative Medicine Research Tuesday, July 29, 2014
  2. Tuesday Q and A: Many conditions result in dementia, but Alzheimer’s is most common Tuesday, July 22, 2014
  3. Mayo Clinic Study Says Widowhood May Delay Dementia Monday, July 21, 2014
  4. Why Some With Alzheimer’s Die Without Cognitive Impairment, While Others Do? Wednesday, July 16, 2014

April 2014

  1. Atypical Form of Alzheimer’s Disease May be Present in a More Widespread Number of Patients, Mayo Clinic Says Wednesday, April 30, 2014

March 2014

  1. Diabetes in Middle Age May Lead to Brain Cell Loss Later in Life Tuesday, March 11, 2014

December 2013

  1. Concussion History Associated with Risk of Alzheimer’s Wednesday, December 18, 2013

November 2013

  1. Mayo Clinic: Researchers to Study Body's Defense System to Find New Treatments for Alzheimer's Tuesday, November 12, 2013

May 2013

  1. New Mayo Clinic Approach Could Lead to Blood Test to Diagnose Alzheimer's in Earliest Stage Wednesday, May 29, 2013

April 2013

  1. Mayo Clinic's Dr. Ron Petersen to Update Senate Panel on National Alzheimer's Project Act Tuesday, April 23, 2013
  2. Gene May Help Identify Risk of Alzheimer's in African Americans, Mayo Clinic Says Friday, April 12, 2013

March 2013

  1. Acting Out Dreams Linked to Development of Dementia, Mayo Clinic Study Finds Tuesday, March 19, 2013

February 2013

  1. Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify Possible Treatment Window for Memory Problems Thursday, February 21, 2013

January 2013

  1. Exercise Best Medicine to Prevent Alzheimer's Friday, January 25, 2013

November 2012

  1. Gene Nearly Triples Risk of Alzheimer's, Global Team Including Mayo Clinic Finds Wednesday, November 14, 2012

October 2012

  1. Gene That's Usually Bad News Loses Punch If You Live to Your 90s Thursday, October 25, 2012

September 2012

  1. Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify New Enzyme To Fight Alzheimer's Disease Monday, September 17, 2012

May 2012

  1. Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Researcher Honored Twice in a Month Wednesday, May 23, 2012
  2. Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Expert Ronald Petersen, M.D., to Participate in Release of National Alzheimer's Plan at NIH Monday, May 14, 2012

February 2012

  1. Mitochondrial Dysfunction Present Early in Alzheimer's, Before Memory Loss Thursday, February 23, 2012