Alzheimer’s Research UK funds research into the causes, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and cure for dementia. Backed by passionate scientists and supporters, they’re challenging the way people think about dementia, uniting the big thinkers in the field and funding the innovative science that will change lives. Their singular focus on research means that they can channel their expertise and energy with maximum benefit, to make the greatest difference to people affected by dementia today and in the future.

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Primary research areas


Additional research areas

Congenital disorders,  Ear,  Eye

Grant types

Fellowship,  Postgraduate studentship,  Project (typically <4 years),  Programme (typically >4 years),  Unit,  Clinical trial,  Equipment,  Infrastructure,  Travel and meetings,  Senior personal support