Mayo Clinic researchers study dementia, Alzheimer's disease and related conditions. Researchers study risk factors, predictors, diagnostic techniques and potential treatments for Lewy body dementia, Alzheimer's disease and other conditions. Learn more about Mayo Clinic research in Alzheimer's disease and related dementia, memory disorders research, and neuropathology and microscopy.

The Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and Mayo Clinic in Florida is 1 of 34 Alzheimer's disease research centers in the United States designated and funded by the National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health. Researchers in the center study Lewy body dementia, Alzheimer's disease and related conditions. Mayo Clinic in Arizona is part of the Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium, a statewide research collaboration. You may have the opportunity to participate in trials at Mayo Clinic.

Also read about research in Parkinson's disease, Lewy body dementia and other areas at the Udall Center of Excellence in Parkinson's Disease Research website.

Researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida study the causes of Lewy body dementia and other dementias in a brain bank.

Mayo publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on Lewy body dementia on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Read about how the Dementia-Behavioral Assessment Response Team helps caregivers manage disruptive or distressing behavior in people with dementia.

April 17, 2013