Tanz Centre

Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Graham Collingridge

Welcome

The Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases at the University of Toronto is a world leader in scientific research on Alzheimer’s and other dementias, ALS, and Parkinson’s.

Our highly productive researchers and trainees are advancing knowledge of these debilitating brain disorders, from genetics and molecular mechanisms of disease through to translational research driving for better treatments and strategies for prevention.

Sep 14, 2022
University of Toronto researchers have found important subtypes within Lewy body disorders, a group of neurodegenerative diseases that includes Parkinson’s disease. The subtypes reflect differences in the activity of the protein alpha-synuclein in different brain regions.
Jul 20, 2022
Sean Nuttall's record-breaking swim will raise funds for the University of Toronto’s Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases in memory of his father.
May 11, 2022
Naomi Visanji has joined the University of Toronto’s Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases and the Krembil Research Institute at University Health Network (UHN).

With Your Support

With our new leadership and your investment, we will stimulate new research pathways towards understanding neurodegenerative diseases.
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