Research

Articles about research into the diagnosis and treatment of LBD and other dementias.


Newcastle University to l...

The Alzheimer’s Society has awarded funding to Newcastle University to establish a new Doctoral Training Centre to study the symptoms ...
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Researchers in Nottingham...

Researchers in Nottingham to find out if the arts can help fight dementia
The article is entitled: ‘Researchers in Nottingham ...
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Common drugs linked to de...

The long-term use of certain medications with anticholinergic effects, such as antidepressants, hay fever and allergy treatments and sleep aids, ...
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Listen to Dr John-Paul Ta...

Listen to Dr John-Paul Taylor discuss a Lewy body dementia study
Dr John-Paul Taylor is a Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow at the Institute for Ageing, which forms part of the ...
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New research funded by th...

The Lewy Body Society is very pleased and proud to announce that it is now funding a 3 year clinical ...
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Bristol researchers Link ...

Researchers based in Bristol and London have uncovered a link between Lewy body diseases like Parkinson’s and the brain changes ...
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Nobel Prize for the brain...

The Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine has been awarded to three scientists who discovered the brain’s “GPS system”.
UK-based ...
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LBS research will speed u...

Dr Tilo Kunath of the University of Edinburgh received funding from the Lewy Body Society to make live models of ...
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Unique genes involved in ...

The Lewy Body Society provided funds which contributed to this piece of research “Unique Genes involved in Lewy Body Dementia” ...
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