Dementia and aging – University of Copenhagen

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Dementia and Aging

"Brain science for a better life"
Floor 4 and 5 in the building

The brain use 20% of the oxygen you breath and 20% of the sugar you eat. Our studies focus on how energy usage change when you get ill and when you age. 80,000 people in Denmark alone, suffer from dementia.

With the new Maersk Tower, Martin Lauritzen and Center for Healthy Aging is expanding their research into aging and dementia prevention.