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NIH Intramural Center for Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias (CARD)

CARD is a collaborative initiative of the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) that supports basic, translational, and clinical research on Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. CARD’s central mission is to initiate, stimulate, accelerate, and support research that will lead to the development of improved treatments and preventions for these diseases.

Learn About Our Mission and Philosophy
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Spotlights

CARD offers a variety of research programs and resources to accelerate translational research on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

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New resource for studying Alzheimer's genes

Researchers can now order stem cells engineered for the study of neurodegenerative diseases, like Alzheimer’s disease, from CARD’s iPSC Neurodegenerative Disease Initiative (iNDI).

Learn more about iNDI

Collaborate With CARD

CARD is building a community of talented researchers to accelerate translational research focused on Alzheimer’s and related dementias.

  • Meet the Team

    CARD is building a community of talented researchers to accelerate translational research focused on Alzheimer’s and related dementias.

  • Expert Groups

    CARD’s expert groups are designed to enhance the exchange of information and foster synergistic approaches in key research areas.

  • Contact CARD

    Contact us with your questions about CARD’s research, resources, or programs.