Blog / 2015

[Video] CANTAB for Research in Depression

Posted on 12 November 2015 in Research

Co-creator of CANTAB Professor Barbara Sahakian gives an insight into how she has used CANTAB tests in research of depression.

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5 cognitive tests for research of depression and mood disorders

Posted on 3 November 2015 in Research

Mood disorders affect 5-10% of the adult population in a given year. The most common mood disorders are major depressive disorder, dysthymia, and bipolar disorder. We explore the five CANTAB tests for objectively measuring cognitive function in depression. 

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Top 4 reasons to measure the cognitive safety of new therapeutics

Posted on 23 October 2015 in Clinical Trials

The pharmaceutical industry is becoming increasingly aware that side-effects of medications for both central nervous system (CNS) and non-CNS diseases could include cognitive impairment, but how can measuring the cognitive safety of new therapeutics during clinical development add value to the clinical program?

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7 ways to reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Posted on 19 October 2015 in Healthcare

What can we do to prevent Alzheimer’s disease and how can we ensure that it is detected and monitored earlier?

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