UK's Cameron launches world's biggest dementia study

June 19, 2014 5:22 PM

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UK's Cameron launches world's biggest dementia study

The world's largest study of dementia was launched by British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday as part of a drive to speed up the search for treatments.

"The truth is that dementia now stands alongside cancer as one of the greatest enemies of humanity," Cameron told a London summit on dementia, a range of conditions causing mental decline that affect 40 million people globally.

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