• Cypher Genomics and University of Pennsylvania Collaborate on CurePSP-Funded Study

    Finding genetic causes of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) is the goal of a joint research project announced today between Cypher Genomics and the University of Pennsylvania. The research is funded by a grant from CurePSP.

  • CurePSP 2015 Canadian Family Conference in Ottawa, Ontario

    Our next family conference will be held on June 13, 2015 at the Southway Hotel in Ottawa, Ontario. Topics will include PSP/CBD/MSA research, Q&A with neurologists, practical management of symptoms, cognitive and psychological challenges, and maximizing support systems. Space is limited - register today!

  • Jeff Golub's 60th Birthday Bash a Success

    On Thursday, April 16, the original members of Jeff Golub’s Low Profile and Avenue Blue bands gathered at The Bitter End in NYC to celebrate the great guitarist, who passed away this New Year’s Day of complications from PSP. Between ticket sales and auctions, the event raised more than $2,600 for PSP research!

  • Mayo Clinic Study of Thousands of Brains Reveals Tau as Driver of Alzheimer's Disease

    Researchers have found that the progression of dysfunctional tau protein drives the cognitive decline and memory loss seen in Alzheimer's disease. Amyloid, the other toxic protein that characterizes Alzheimer's, builds up as dementia progresses, but is not the primary culprit, they say.