BDNF Val66Met in preclinical Alzheimer's disease is associated with short-term changes in episodic memory and hippocampal volume but not serum mBDNF
Yen Ying Lim, Stephanie Rainey-Smith, Yoon Lim, Simon M Laws, Veer Gupta, Tenielle Porter, Pierrick Bourgeat, David Ames, Christopher Fowler, Olivier Salvado, Victor L Villemagne, Christopher C Rowe, Colin L Masters, Xin Fu Zhou, Ralph N Martins, Paul Maruff
International Psychogeriatrics | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017
Funding for the study was provided in part by the study partners (Commonwealth Scientific Industrial and research Organization (CSIRO), Edith Cowan University (ECU), Mental Health Research institute (MHRI), National Ageing Research Institute (NARI), Austin Health, CogState Ltd.). The study also received support from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and the Dementia Collaborative Research Centres program (DCRC2), as well as funding from the Science and Industry Endowment Fund (SIEF) and the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Mental Health, an Australian Government Initiative. YYL is currently funded by the NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship.