Alzheimer Disease & Frontotemporal Dementia Mutation Database





Alzheimer's Disease Related Links for Physicians

The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD) is a not-for-profit organization created in 2002 to advocate for more funding into the causes and treatments for frontotemporal degeneration (FTD), as well as to provide caregivers and patients with a central place to find information and support.

The Alzheimer's Association is the largest national voluntary health organization dedicated to advancing Alzheimer's research and helping those affected by the disease. The Association ranks as the top private funder of research into the causes, treatments, and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease. The Association also provides education and support for people diagnosed with the condition, their families, and caregivers.

Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center (ADEAR) is created to compile, archive, and disseminate information concerning Alzheimer's disease for health professionals, people with AD and their families, and the public. The ADEAR Center strives to be a current, comprehensive, unbiased source of information about AD. All information and materials about the search for causes, treatment, cures, and better diagnostic tools is carefully researched and thoroughly reviewed by NIA scientists and health communicators for accuracy and integrity.

The Alzheimer Research Forum was founded in 1996 to create an online scientific community dedicated to developing treatments and preventions for Alzheimer's disease. The web site creates and maintains web-based resources for researchers and produces discussion forums to promote debate, speed the dissemination of new ideas, and break down barriers across the numerous disciplines that can contribute to the global effort to cure Alzheimer's disease.

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