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Vascular dementia targeted in £100,000 Edinburgh study

Work gets underway this month at the University of Edinburgh, as part of a £100,000 study to learn more about the causes vascular dementia – the second biggest form of dementia in the UK.

The three year PhD project, funded by Alzheimer’s Research UK, will seek to untangle the role the immune system plays in the development of vascular dementia, a vital step in the road towards uncovering new ways to tackle the disease.

Read more on the Scotsman website.