Researchers in memory disorders and other research areas at Mayo Clinic in Florida study possible causes, genetics, prevention, diagnostic testing and potential treatment options for Alzheimer's disease and related conditions.

Research includes studying brains obtained after autopsy of people with Alzheimer's disease or related conditions to evaluate and understand these conditions. The Department of Neuroscience in Florida focuses on Alzheimer's disease and related conditions. Researchers also study genetics in Alzheimer's disease and other conditions.

The Memory Disorder Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Florida is a related program to the Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center. The Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Mayo Clinic in Florida and Mayo Clinic in Minnesota is funded and designated as an Alzheimer's disease center by the National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health. You may have the opportunity to participate in clinical trials at Mayo Clinic.


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