Driving innovation in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lewy body dementia.Learn more
Newcastle is collaborating with other BRCs and BRUs to advance dementia research.Learn more
Supporting major advances in the understanding of dementia and neurodegenerative disease.Learn more
LBD presents as a primary dementing disorder which is frequently misdiagnosed because of the variable pattern of clinical symptoms.Learn more
Focussing on the development and validation of biomarkers for early and accurate diagnosis of Lewy body dementias.Learn more
Looking at understanding the role of genetics and epigenetics in the pathogenesis of Lewy body dementia.Learn more
September 16, 2015
View Newcastle University's Faculty of Medical Sciences newsletter, with information on the latest news and events taking place.
June 24, 2015
Read the latest issue of this magazine for faculty staff which has a particular focus on non-medics working within the NIHR.
April 27, 2015
Read the latest e-newsletter from the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility.
February 12, 2015
The Alzheimer’s Society has awarded funding to Newcastle University to establish a new Doctoral Training Centre to study the symptoms of a particularly distressing form of dementia.
May 2, 2017
Professor Miranda Grounds presents: 'Age-related loss of skeletal muscle mass and function (sarcopenia): impact of stem cells, metabolism, denervation and exercise', hosted by Director of the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre Professor Avan Sayer.
May 12, 2017
The public are invited to join a dedicated arthritis workshop. The aim of this is to contribute to the design of the Arthritis Research UK website, for people living with Arthritis.
May 15, 2017
Pint of Science Festival Returns to Newcastle to bring cutting edge research into local pubs. Tickets go on sale 3rd April 2017.
May 18, 2017
The Clinical Ageing Research Unit would like to invite Patients and the Public to attend our annual Clinical Trials Open Day from 10am - 4pm