About the Weston Brain Institute

The Weston Brain Institute supports world-class neuroscience research. Using an innovative, collaborative funding process the Weston Brain Institute aims to accelerate breakthrough discoveries for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases of aging, including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

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Alzheimer’s drug one-step closer to reality after Krembil team signs major development deal

Dr. Donald Weaver has spent two decades searching for a drug to slow or stop the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. This month he signed...


Nature Communications paper from Weston Brain Institute funded work

Researchers at McGill University started the year off with a bang, by publishing a paper in Nature Communications. The results of this research revealed...


KalGene Pharmaceuticals closes Series A financing to support Alzheimer’s drug program

KalGene Pharmaceuticals announced today the closing of a Series A financing for their Alzheimer’s drug program and to support the development of their lead...

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