Journal article

Addressing population aging and Alzheimer's disease through the Australian Imaging Biomarkers and Lifestyle study: Collaboration with the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative

Kathryn A Ellis, Christopher C Rowe, Victor L Villemagne, Ralph N Martins, Colin L Masters, Olivier Salvado, Cassandra Szoeke, David Ames

Alzheimer's & Dementia | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2010


Funding Acknowledgements

Core funding for the study was provided by Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organization. which was matched by contributions from the study partners. The study also received support from the National Health and Medical Research Council and the Dementia Collaborative Research Centres program (DCRC2) Pfizer International has contributed financial support to assist with analysis of blood samples and to further the AIBL research program. The Alzheimer's Association has contributed support to allow AIBL neuroimaging stream data (and accompanying clinical and cognitive data) to be made available through the ADNI website The authors thank Alzheimer's Australia (Victoria and Western Australia) who assisted with promotion of the study and screening, of telephone calls from volunteers, and collaborate with AIBL volunteer functions. Cassandra Szoeke is partially supported by the NHMRC and a research fellowship funded by Alzheimer's Australia The AIBL team wishes to 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