Journal article

Insulin resistance is associated with reductions in specific cognitive domains and increases in CSF tau in cognitively normal adults

Simon M Laws, Scott Gaskin, Amy Woodfield, Velandai Srikanth, David Bruce, Paul E Fraser, Tenielle Porter, Philip Newsholme, Nadeeja Wijesekara, Samantha Burnham, Vincent Dore, Qiao-Xin Li, Paul Maruff, Colin L Masters, Stephanie Rainey-Smith, Christopher C Rowe, Olivier Salvado, Victor L Villemagne, Ralph N Martins, Giuseppe Verdile

Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017


Awarded by Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Mental Health through the CRC Program

Awarded by Curtin Senior Resarch Fellowship

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

Funding for the AIBL 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 AIBL study has 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 - funded through the CRC Program (Grant ID: 20100104), an Australian Government Initiative. GV is supported by the Curtin Senior Resarch Fellowship (CRF140196), West Australian Department of Health Merit Award and the National Health and Medical Research Council (APP1105698) awarded to G.V, P.N., P.F. and R.M. We thank all those who took part as subjects in the study for their commitment and dedication to helping advance research into the early detection and causation of AD. We kindly thank all AIBL Research Group members (