EPAD-AMYPAD Imaging Workshop

On 17 June, an online EPAD–AMYPAD imaging workshop was organised, aiming to engage researchers across the scientific community in the ongoing analyses currently performed in these two large European consortia, funded by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI). Through these two projects, an abundance of longitudinal MR and amyloid PET imaging data in a pre-dementia Alzheimer’s…

New paper on the Readiness cohorts has been published

A new article from the EPAD consortium entitled “”Ready for What?”: Timing and Speculation in Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Development” has recently been published in SAGE Journals. In this paper, authors examined challenges of time and recruitment in the context of the move to precision or stratified medicine, focusing on “readiness”: the state of being ready…

Explore the AD Workbench to access the EPAD LCS data

As previously announced, the latest and final EPAD dataset called Version.IMI (V.IMI) is now available in the Alzheimer’s Disease Workbench to provide even greater value to the global neuroscience research community. All the data collected and processed annually during the IMI period of EPAD from research participants throughout their participation in the Longitudinal Cohort Study…

New paper on the operationalization of the ATN classification scheme in preclinical AD has been published

A new article from the EPAD consortium entitled “Application of the ATN classification scheme in a population without dementia: Findings from the EPAD cohort” has recently been published in Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association. In this article, the ATN classification was operationalized in the first 1500 participants consented in the EPAD…

Neuronet releases its Knowledge Base dashboard

On 1 February, the members of the Neuronet (Efficiently Networking European Neurodegeneration Research) programme announced the launch of a pan-European Knowledge Base which brings together key information about the 18 projects of the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) neurodegeneration (ND) portfolio, including the EPAD project. This comprehensive resource is an integral part of Neuronet’s endeavour to…