Alzheimer’s Research UK Warns of Retreat from Expensive Dementia Drugs Research (BBC News)

[A brief reference to this item appears in: Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 3, October 2012].


Alzheimer’s Research UK suggests that further government help may be needed to ensure the pharmaceuticals industry does not “retreat” from the challenge of finding new drugs to tackle dementia. This warning follows disappointing results in several recent clinical trials.

Read more BBC News: Charity warns of ‘retreat’ from dementia research.


Brimelow, A. (2012). Charity warns of ‘retreat’ from dementia research. London: BBC Health News, September 19th 2012.

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