Alzheimer’s Research UK is the UK’s leading national research charity aiming to defeat dementia. We power world class studies that give us the best chance of beating dementia sooner. Our pioneering work focuses on cause, diagnosis, prevention and treatment. We aim to empower people across all generations through greater understanding of dementia.

Page last reviewed: 10/12/2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK 2018 10/12/2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Accounts 2018

This graph shows the income and activity of Alzheimer’s Research UK since 2008/9 from our annual accounts.

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Accounts
For 2016/17, the figures for total charitable spend and total research funding also include funds earmarked for future work at the UK DRI.

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK Annual Review 2018

This graph shows the different types of research that Alzheimer’s Research UK funds and how this has changed in recent years. A greater proportion of our funding now focuses on translating discoveries about the biology of the diseases that cause dementia towards developing much-needed new treatments for the condition.

Source: Alzheimer’s Research UK; Research spend analysis