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Jul 27, 2021

NIH Awards Grant to NDRI to Support Ocular Tissue Resource for Alzheimer’s Disease Research

NDRI was recently awarded a research resource grant of $334,446 from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to support the development of the Ocular Tissue Resource for Alzheimer’s Disease (OTRAD). While significant advances continue to be made with the identification of blood-based biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), there is an emergent interest in the use of ocular imaging or other ocular biomarkers as a parallel approach in early detection of the disease. Click here to view the press release.

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