New Challenge Offers Scientists $4M in Prize Money to Find Cause of Alzheimer’s

New Challenge Offers Scientists $4M in Prize Money to Find Cause of Alzheimer’s
A retired U.S. executive has given $5 million to the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) College of Sciences to establish a contest that challenges scientists to find the cause of Alzheimer’s disease, building on work begun by pioneering neuroscientist Oskar Fischer more than a century ago. The challenge, aptly named the Oskar Fischer Project, also hopes to help identify therapeutic targets for patients living with Alzheimer’s and related dementia disorders. Announced during the Society for Neuroscience’s annual meeting this month in San Diego
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