UCI MIND Meets Urgent Need for Alzheimer’s Research

Investigators at the UCI Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders describe their efforts to advance research for Alzheimer’s disease.  Caregiver Bill Edwards shares how his wife, Nancy, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s at UCI MIND and urges support for the Institute’s research. more >



CBS 2 News Increases Awareness of MCI

CBS 2 News spot features Steve and Gincy Heins, who shared their story of living with Steve’s Mild Cognitive Impairment at the 2012 Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Regional Conference on September 21, 2012 – World Alzheimer’s Day.  As Dr. Aimee Pierce of the UCI MIND cautions, any memory or thinking difficulties that interfere with one’s everyday life should be brought to the attention of a physician and evaluated carefully. more >



KCAL 9 News Features UCI MIND

KCAL 9 News highlights research at UCI MIND which was shared at the 20th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Conference, held on September 21st, World Alzheimer’s Day. more >



UCI MIND Awarded Funding to Advance Stem Cell Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) has awarded $20 million to UCI Institute of Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI  MIND) to advance stem cell treatment of Alzheimer’s disease in partnership with Stem Cell, Inc. of Newark, California.  Led by a disease team that includes Dr. more >