Encouraging early study for investigational drug in people with motor neurone disease
The University of Sheffield with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the only site in the UK to have participated in an international clinical trial for an investigational drug in people with a form of motor neurone disease (MND)
Sheffield scientists identify potential oxygen treatment to increase brain blood flow in Alzheimer’s disease
Researchers have identified a possible treatment in models of dementia that could be rapidly translated to humans if further study confirms its benefits.
World Alzheimer’s Month - PhD research investigates mitochondrial function in Alzheimer’s disease
As part of World Alzheimer’s Month we are shining a spotlight on our dementia research. PhD student, Katy Barnes, is investigating mitochondrial function in Alzheimer’s disease and how we can use this knowledge to develop new treatments.