My current interest include; the late life imaging correlates of early life conditions and experiences; the imaging correlates on cognitive reserve; the use of entropy to measure adaptive capacity in the brain; imaging the non cognitive aspects of dementia and the influence of TAU aggregation inhibition on brain function and structure
Imaging the ageing brain and dementia
1. Staff RT, Murray AD, Deary IJ, Whalley LJ. What provides cerebral reserve? Brain 2004; 127:1191-9.
3. Wischik C, Staff RT Challenges in the conduct of disease-modifying trials in AD: Practical experience from a phase 2 trial of tau-aggregation inhibitor therapy. The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging. 2009; 132(4):367-9.
2. Staff RT, Gemmell HG, Shanks MF, Murray AD, Venneri A. Changes in the rCBF images of patients with Alzheimer’s disease receiving Donepezil therapy. Nuclear Medicine Communications 2000; 21(1):37-41.
Pete Benthan (Birmigham) United Kingdom
Brendan Bunting (Ulster) United Kingdom
Claude Wischik (Aberdeen) Scotland
Mike Hogan (Galway) International
Ian Deary (Edinburgh) Scotland
Lawrence Whalley (Aberdeen, UHI) Scotland