Research

Mayo Clinic staff actively researches primary progressive aphasia and related conditions. Researchers study risk factors, causes, diagnostic techniques, and potential treatments for primary progressive aphasia and related conditions. Read more about research in Alzheimer's disease and speech and language disorders.

The Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, at Mayo Clinic's campuses in Minnesota and Florida, is one of 30 Alzheimer's disease centers in the United States designated and funded by the National Institute on Aging. Researchers in the center study frontotemporal dementia, Alzheimer's disease and related conditions. You may have the opportunity to participate in trials in the center. Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona is part of the Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium, a statewide research collaboration.

Publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on primary progressive aphasia on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Jan. 05, 2016
References
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  3. Leger GC, et al. A review on primary progressive aphasia. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. 2007;3:745.
  4. Kirshner HS. Frontotemporal dementia and primary progressive aphasia, a review. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. 2014;10:1045.
  5. Mesulam M, et al. Primary progressive aphasia and the evolving neurology of the language network. Nature Reviews Neurology. 2014;10:554.
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  8. Family adjustment to aphasia. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. http://www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/FamilyAdjustmentAphasia/. Accessed Oct. 20, 2015.