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Dementia research funding to increase to £66m

Funding for research into dementia is to be more than doubled to £66m by 2015 to try to make the UK a world leader in the field.

Prime Minister David Cameron is promising the money to tackle what he says is the national crisis posed by the condition.

The BBC's Dominic Hughes reports.

  • 26 Mar 2012
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