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NIH Professional Judgement Budget for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias Research, Fiscal Year 2024. Looking Forward: Opportunities to Accelerate Alzheimer's and Related Dementias Research: Innovations in Prevention, Treatment, and Care Research
NIH Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Professional Judgment Budget for FY2024 now online
During the July 25 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services, NIA Director Richard J. Hodes, M.D., unveiled NIH’s FY 2024 Professional Judgment Budget for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. 
microscopic graphic of cerebral spinal fluid flowing through the vasculature of a young mouse
Cerebrospinal fluid from young mice improved memory in older mice
Scientists discovered a specific protein in young mice CSF that may help improve memory and provide a new therapeutic target for treating age-related memory loss and neurodegenerative disorders.
Man lying in bed, wide-awake with a clock showing the time as 3am
Overactive wakefulness neurons disrupt sleep in aging mice
NIA-supported scientists discovered that hyperactive wakefulness neurons cause fragmented sleep in aging mice.