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Using Cognition as a Biomarker

Posted on 22 February 2017 in Clinical Trials / Healthcare / Research

What is a biomarker? And can cognitive measures be used to predict biomarker measures? 

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Five reasons brain health is primed for digital innovation

Posted on 27 January 2017 in Clinical Trials / Healthcare / Research

Dr Jenny Barnett, Chief Scientific Officer for Cambridge Cognition examines the power that digital innovation has to change the way we look at brain health.

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Applying Translational Tests in Cognitive Research

Posted on 13 December 2016 in Clinical Trials / Healthcare / Research

Research using animals has long played an important role in neuroscience research and in the development of treatments for mental health and neurological disorders. Using CANTAB to assess cognition in human studies can be an important component of implementing the same guiding principles across species.

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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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Care Before Crisis - Diagnosing Dementia in the Primary Setting

Posted on 16 October 2015 in Healthcare

Dementia Nurse / Study Co-ordinator Helen McBryer looks at cognitive testing and image analysis in the community setting as part of a government funded study.

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6 reasons to detect Mild Cognitive Impairment

Posted on 7 September 2015 in Healthcare

Amnestic mild cognitive impairment is a strong predictor of Alzheimer's disease but what are the main benefits of detecting it?

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