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Health Science Center awarded $150 million grant to study Alzheimer’s among racial, ethnic groups

For decades, Alzheimer’s research has examined the disease in a common study participant: the highly educated white person.  The disease itself is more inclusive. Alzheimer’s, the most common form of dementia,  disproportionately affects Black and Latino people in the U.S. But how the disease progresses in different people groups, and what those variations mean for […]