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alzheimer ’s disease; Shriver boosts UC Irvinestudy

Jan 15, 2020 - Orange County Register (California)

Former California first lady Maria Shriver’s support of Alzheimer’s disease research at UC Irvine will continue with a second $100,000 award announced Tuesday, for study of the causes of gender disparity in a disease that affects twice as many women as men.

This is the latest round in “seed grant” money made possible through a partnership that began in 2017 between Shriver’s Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement and the UC Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disor...