Welcome to Neurodegenerative Disorders Research Pty Ltd


01 February 2018
Someone in the world develops dementia every three seconds

Neurodegenerative Disorders Research Pty Ltd is a research organisation devoted to the understanding of neurodegenerative disorders (Alzheimer's disease and other dementias). Our organisation collaborates both nationally and internationally, under the leadership of Professor Peter K Panegyres, MBBS MD PhD FRACP.

Research Themes

  • The neurobiology of neurodegenerative disorders, particularly as they pertain to young adults under the age of 65 years.
  • Dementia in young adults and its diagnosis, including diagnostic criteria and management.
  • Genes and dementia.
  • Development of diagnostic tests for dementing diseases.
  • Exploration of new treatments in neurodegenerative disorders especially the dementias.
  • Memory function and dysfunction in young adults.