With over 140 drugs in the treatment pipeline for Alzheimer’s alone and the first new treatment for early-stage Alzheimer’s to slow cognitive decline already available in the US, we are closer than ever before to having new life-changing treatments available for the diseases that cause dementia. Treatments are also being developed to help manage symptoms and enhance cognition.
drug pipeline symptom treatment
Cummings et al., (2022) Alzheimer’s disease drug development pipeline.
Estimated number of drug candidates for a single success in Alzheimer’s disease drug development compared to the average
drug pipeline clinical trial recruitment
Calcoen et al. (2015) What does it take to produce a breakthrough drug? Nat Rev Drug Discovery.