UK Dementia Research Institute

UK Dementia Research Institute

@UKDRI

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New scientific discoveries, new hope to stop dementia. Funders: @The_MRC @alzheimerssoc @AlzResearchUK

United Kingdom
Joined on January 25, 2017
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It’s #WorldAlzheimersDay

Learn more about the life and groundbreaking work of neuroscientist Professor John Hardy in this video with @ScienceNelson 

#Alzheimers #AlzheimersDisease @uclbrainscience @UKDRI 

Watch the video or listen to the podcast https://t.co/NajClR3tmH https://t.co/ibLyzb3FU6

It’s #WorldAlzheimersDay Learn more about the life and groundbreaking work of neuroscientist Professor John Hardy in this video with @ScienceNelson #Alzheimers #AlzheimersDisease @uclbrainscience @UKDRI Watch the video or listen to the podcast https://t.co/NajClR3tmH https://t.co/ibLyzb3FU6

It’s been devastating: How COVID-19 is impacting Alzheimer’s research and care. My interview for World Alzheimer's Day by @evietimmins https://t.co/P1nfGejClP @ImperialBrains @UKDRI @UKDRI_ECR @alzheimerssoc @AlzResearchUK @rcpsychOldAge

Why not try this FREE online course ‘Many Faces of Dementia’ for this year’s #WorldAlzheimersDay and join more than 60,000 others to learn about rarer types of #dementia. A new run of the course starts on Monday 21st Sept: https://t.co/r3FjubpDtq @drcionucl @UCLIoN https://t.co/7OJcWKpCfK

Why not try this FREE online course ‘Many Faces of Dementia’ for this year’s #WorldAlzheimersDay and join more than 60,000 others to learn about rarer types of #dementia. A new run of the course starts on Monday 21st Sept: https://t.co/r3FjubpDtq @drcionucl @UCLIoN https://t.co/7OJcWKpCfK

Our UK #COVID19 #dementia survey is out! Reductions in social support service usage due #COVID19 public health measures are linked to increased anxiety and reduced mental wellbeing in #dementia, carers, and older adults! @arc_nwc #WorldAlzheimersDay https://t.co/o1Lf8YUPCX

Nick and his dad Paul appeared on @GMB this morning, marking #WorldAlzheimersDay. Paul is living with dementia but is still a passionate pianist, and this clip just shows how talented he truly is. 💙 https://t.co/XxooaXyzcc

Quoted @BritishNeuro

Supporting #WorldAlzheimersDay today. And celebrating our partnership with @UKDRI for #BNA2021 Festival of #Neuroscience - highlighting the importance of talking, connecting & bringing people together to share the latest research. #WorldAlzheimersMonth #Alzheimer's #Dementia https://t.co/tqdYUrG5g2

Supporting #WorldAlzheimersDay today. 
And celebrating our partnership with @UKDRI for #BNA2021 Festival of #Neuroscience - highlighting the importance of talking, connecting & bringing people together to share the latest research.
#WorldAlzheimersMonth #Alzheimer's #Dementia https://t.co/tqdYUrG5g2

🙌 https://t.co/usEOSw9kFj

For #WorldAlzheimersDay we worked with the public engagement campaign for Understanding Dementia with @MediaplanetUK  Check it out online https://t.co/K9knnQ9j8Z or in today’s @NewScientist to read about some of our lab work @EdinburghUni https://t.co/TzHWnTl1PQ

For #WorldAlzheimersDay we worked with the public engagement campaign for Understanding Dementia with @MediaplanetUK Check it out online https://t.co/K9knnQ9j8Z or in today’s @NewScientist to read about some of our lab work @EdinburghUni https://t.co/TzHWnTl1PQ

Today, on #WorldAlzheimersDay, UK DRI acknowledges all those impacted by the disease & other causes of dementia

Our 600+ researchers are working hard to uncover the causes of #dementia and identify promising treatments

Prof Bart De Strooper reflects 👉 https://t.co/hFILnHJCV9 https://t.co/JPI1Ovct4j

Today, on #WorldAlzheimersDay, UK DRI acknowledges all those impacted by the disease & other causes of dementia Our 600+ researchers are working hard to uncover the causes of #dementia and identify promising treatments Prof Bart De Strooper reflects 👉 https://t.co/hFILnHJCV9 https://t.co/JPI1Ovct4j

Congratulations to Prof John Hardy (UK DRI at UCL) & Associate Member Prof Dario Alessi (Dundee) who have recently been awarded grants from @ASAP_Research to improve our understanding of Parkinson's disease Find out more about the projects ⬇️ https://t.co/lgqiG0dTtk

Our designs of a pioneering new home for @UCLIoN + @UKDRI has just been shortlisted for the @nlalondon awards' #Placemaking category. The project will provide a series of attractive public spaces in #Bloomsbury. Read all about it: https://t.co/4plQE70lEF

#NLAwards20 https://t.co/esmaS6ppKI

Our designs of a pioneering new home for @UCLIoN + @UKDRI has just been shortlisted for the @nlalondon awards' #Placemaking category. The project will provide a series of attractive public spaces in #Bloomsbury. Read all about it: https://t.co/4plQE70lEF #NLAwards20 https://t.co/esmaS6ppKI

Small molecules that target the kinase insert loop of PERK may offer safer potential treatments for prion and neurodegenerative diseases that involve improper protein folding. @MallucciLab @UKDRI #UnfoldedProteinResponse https://t.co/mOmcx1Fs8R

$9 million award from @ASAP_Research an “opportunity of a lifetime” to tackle #Parkinson’s. @mrcppu @Stanford Team (D Alessi, @miratul_neuro, @pfeffersuzanne, @abu_remaileh) will provide fundamental information regarding how mutations in LRRK2 cause PD. https://t.co/qYqxG4UUZz https://t.co/kIxtzeG7XU

$9 million award from @ASAP_Research an “opportunity of a lifetime” to tackle #Parkinson’s. @mrcppu @Stanford Team (D Alessi, @miratul_neuro, @pfeffersuzanne, @abu_remaileh) will provide fundamental information regarding how mutations in LRRK2 cause PD. https://t.co/qYqxG4UUZz https://t.co/kIxtzeG7XU

It’s prize-giving time! BNA prizes! We’re calling for nominations from our members for the 2020 outstanding contribution & public engagement prize and the undergraduate & postgraduate prize. £250 and £500 up for grabs! Nominate by 31st Oct. See more here: https://t.co/9CrrugJdHF https://t.co/MwO7NeSYxY

It’s prize-giving time! BNA prizes! We’re calling for nominations from our members for the 2020 outstanding contribution & public engagement prize and the undergraduate & postgraduate prize. £250 and £500 up for grabs! Nominate by 31st Oct. See more here: https://t.co/9CrrugJdHF https://t.co/MwO7NeSYxY

Fantastic new postdoc position in the lab of Dr Barry McColl (UK DRI at Edinburgh) - @EdNiBL 

The project will investigate how neuroimmune changes triggered by #stroke influence long-term cognitive function 🧠

🗓️12 Oct 👉 https://t.co/C485eCD9eO https://t.co/IMvSsKCAct

Fantastic new postdoc position in the lab of Dr Barry McColl (UK DRI at Edinburgh) - @EdNiBL The project will investigate how neuroimmune changes triggered by #stroke influence long-term cognitive function 🧠 🗓️12 Oct 👉 https://t.co/C485eCD9eO https://t.co/IMvSsKCAct

We're delighted to announce our Parkinson’s disease research has received £19m funding from the Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s @ASAP_Research initiative, attracting three out of the four awards made across the UK. https://t.co/Ycog50TQyB

@ClaireDurrant1 @SULSAtweets Fantastic @ClaireDurrant1 Well done and very well deserved!

📰 Recent @EJNeuroscience publication from @jane_tulloch & @TSpiresJones 

"Maintained memory and long‐term potentiation in a mouse model of #Alzheimer's disease with both amyloid pathology and human tau"

👉 https://t.co/iVhoo6i1BV https://t.co/zyhagl1Rat

📰 Recent @EJNeuroscience publication from @jane_tulloch & @TSpiresJones "Maintained memory and long‐term potentiation in a mouse model of #Alzheimer's disease with both amyloid pathology and human tau" 👉 https://t.co/iVhoo6i1BV https://t.co/zyhagl1Rat

To find out more about themes and the role of a Research Themes Project Manager, take a look at this Q&A with Dr Sarmi Sri from HQ

👉 https://t.co/Uy2IvYzi44 https://t.co/miLWfWZErT

To find out more about themes and the role of a Research Themes Project Manager, take a look at this Q&A with Dr Sarmi Sri from HQ 👉 https://t.co/Uy2IvYzi44 https://t.co/miLWfWZErT

We are looking for a Research Themes Project Manager to join our team at HQ (UCL) supporting collaboration & scientific discussion across our institute

✅ Liaise with scientific leads & theme community
✅ Project manage budget & workshops

🗓️ 27 Sept 👉 https://t.co/v00c90Tn9N https://t.co/6ExMhTEcpD

We are looking for a Research Themes Project Manager to join our team at HQ (UCL) supporting collaboration & scientific discussion across our institute ✅ Liaise with scientific leads & theme community ✅ Project manage budget & workshops 🗓️ 27 Sept 👉 https://t.co/v00c90Tn9N https://t.co/6ExMhTEcpD

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