Journal article

Investigating the influence of KIBRA and CLSTN2 genetic polymorphisms on cross-sectional and longitudinal measures of memory performance and hippocampal volume in older individuals

CJ Boraxbekk, David Ames, Nicole A Kochan, Teresa Lee, Anbupalam Thalamuthu, Wei Wen, Nicola J Armstrong, John BJ Kwok, Peter R Schofield, Simone Reppermund, Margaret J Wright, Julian N Trollor, Henry Brodaty, Perminder Sachdev, Karen A Mather

Neuropsychologia | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by National and Health Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Australian Research Council (ARC)

Awarded by NHMRC

Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge and thank the Sydney MAS and OATS participants, their supporters and the respective research teams. The studies are supported by a National and Health Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Australian Research Council (ARC) Strategic Award 401162 and the NHMRC Program Grants 350833 and 568969. OATS was facilitated by access to the Australian Twin Registry, which is funded by the NHMRC Enabling Grant 310667. DNA was extracted by Genetic Repositories Australia, an Enabling Facility supported by the NHMRC Grant 401184. The genotyping of OATS was partly funded by a Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Flagship Collaboration Fund Grant. The Australian Government funded Dementia Collaborative Research Centre at the University of New South Wales supports Henry Brodaty. Nicola Armstrong is supported by the NHMRC Project Grant 525453. Karen Mather is supported by an Alzheimer's Australia Dementia Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship. Both Karen Mather and Simone Reppermund are supported by the NHMRC Capacity Building Grant 568940. Nicole Kochan is supported by an NHMRC Health Professional Research Fellowship (RG123148)