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Cambridge Centre for Frontotemporal Dementia and Related Disorders

Department of Clinical Neurosciences

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Professor James B. Rowe

He is both a neuroscientist and a cognitive neurologist and runs specialised clinics for patients suffering from Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration. His research on these diseases aims for a better understanding of the underlying characteristics, finding new markers, improving diagnoses, and informing new treatment strategies.

Our clinics

James B. Rowe leads two specialised clinics for patients with frontotemporal dementia. The "Disorder of Movement and Cognition" (DMC) Clinic for patients with PSP and CBD and the "Early-onset Dementia Clinic" (EDC) for patients with frontotemporal dementia. We are also associated with the "Cambridge Memory Clinic".

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Our research

We have several research topics and projects on frontotemporal dementia and related disorders. By adopting a multi-methods approach we study for instance the epidemiology, genetics, pathology, treatment, and longitudinal progression of dementia.

What is Frontotemporal Dementia

Would you like to find out more about what frontotemporal dementia and related disorders are? Please have look at the following page.

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Here you can find Professor James B. Rowe's full publication list.

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We are hiring!

Aug 01, 2019

Professor Rowe is looking for a Research Assistant.

PhD funding competitions will open soon

Jul 18, 2019

Professor Rowe and Dr Rittman are happy to consider PhD applicants for the academic year 2020-2021.

Dr Negin Holland - New Brain PhD Fellowship!

May 08, 2019

Dr Holland has been awarded a highly prestigious Brain fellowship to study the impact of PSP and CBS on synapses using PET.

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A new short film by Professor Rowe about his journey as a clinician and researcher. Sponsored by AlzheimersResearchUK.

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Hannah Diver created this moving short film about dementia and its impact as a 6th form project

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Interview about new article with Thomas Cope on ITV Anglia

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Emily Fisher, a postgraduate student from the Norwich University of the Arts, created an animated film about a person's experience suffering from Alzheimer's disease.

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