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Alzheimer Disease Impacts Everyone.

Today, there is no prevention or cure but there is HOPE for tomorrow! MARC researchers are making important strides in finding a cure.

Alzheimer Disease Impacts Everyone.

Today, there is no prevention or cure but there is HOPE for tomorrow! MARC researchers are making important strides in finding a cure.

Montreal Alzheimer Research for a Cure

Our Mission

Committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer disease through the support of research.

With your help, we can make essential advancements in Alzheimer disease research to eventually develop efficient treatments against this disease. The money raised through Montreal Alzheimer Research for a Cure will go towards research taking place right here in Montreal. In conjunction with the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI) and The Jewish General Hospital (JGH), we are committed to raising funds to support research for a cure for Alzheimer disease.

Dena's Story

"Memory is a way of holding on to the things you love, the things you are, and the things you never want to lose. Dena was stripped of the opportunity of finishing her story, but that doesn’t mean it has to happen for other people."

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What Is Alzheimer Disease

Alzheimer disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that over time leads to memory loss, learning difficulties, and changes in normal behavior. Alzheimer disease accounts for 50-80% of age-dependent dementias, a general term used to describe various diseases and conditions that damage brain cells, among older adults...

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What Research is Happening

Alzheimer disease is a recently described disease discovered by Dr. Alois Alzheimer in 1906. Dr Alzheimer first described the main lesions of the brain of a person with familial Alzheimer disease as “plaques” composed of a small protein that accumulate outside the cells, “tangles” composed of a protein that forms filaments inside the neurons...

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Who is Searching for a Cure

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital and The Jewish General Hospital (the Lady Davis Institute) are leading Canadian health research institutes, globally renown for their scientists and research. Important discoveries made at both The Neuro and the LDI have contributed to the health and well-being of patients in Quebec, Canada...

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