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Upcoming call for target-based proposals: Dementia Consortium

Upcoming call for target-based proposals: Dementia Consortium

Deadline for applications: 29 January 2020


The Dementia Consortium is a global initiative that sees Alzheimer’s Research UK partner with academia and the pharmaceutical industry, to identify and validate novel therapeutic targets for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases that cause dementia.  The Dementia Consortium is seeking innovative academic proposals that aim to robustly demonstrate target relevance to human disease.  Targets with preliminary supporting data and/or tool molecules to support target validation are particularly welcome.  Successful applicants will be granted funding and collaborative access to industry drug discovery facilities and expertise.


For further information before submitting your application or to get in touch with the Dementia Consortium for an informal discussion please email with a brief non-confidential summary of your target idea. Apply at

Posted on 20/12/2019

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