S A Chance

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Cognitive reserve, cortical plasticity and resistance to Alzheimer's disease
    Margaret M Esiri
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    Alzheimers Res Ther 4:7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Amygdala volume in schizophrenia: post-mortem study and review of magnetic resonance imaging findings
    Steven A Chance
    University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:331-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Ventricular enlargement in schizophrenia: a primary change in the temporal lobe?
    Steven A Chance
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Schizophr Res 62:123-31. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The cytoarchitecture of sulcal folding in Heschl's sulcus and the temporal cortex in the normal brain and schizophrenia: lamina thickness and cell density
    S A Chance
    Schizophrenia Research Group, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Neurosci Lett 367:384-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Macroscopic brain asymmetry is changed along the antero-posterior axis in schizophrenia
    Steven A Chance
    Schizophrenia Research, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Schizophr Res 74:163-70. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Reduced density of calbindin-immunoreactive interneurons in the planum temporale in schizophrenia
    S A Chance
    Schizophrenia Research, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Brain Res 1046:32-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Microanatomical correlates of cognitive ability and decline: normal ageing, MCI, and Alzheimer's disease
    Steven A Chance
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    Cereb Cortex 21:1870-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between callosal axons and cortical neurons in the planum temporale: alterations in schizophrenia
    R Simper
    Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford, UK
    Neurosci Res 71:405-10. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Fiber content of the fornix in schizophrenia: lack of evidence for a primary limbic encephalopathy
    S A Chance
    Department of Clinical Neurology, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1720-4. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Callosal misconnectivity and the sex difference in psychosis
    T J Crow
    SANE POWIC, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:449-57. 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Cognitive reserve, cortical plasticity and resistance to Alzheimer's disease
    Margaret M Esiri
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    Alzheimers Res Ther 4:7. 2012
    ..Understanding of how such factors operate may lead to new initiatives to keep the elderly population in the 21st century able to lead active and fulfilling lives...
  2. ncbi request reprint Amygdala volume in schizophrenia: post-mortem study and review of magnetic resonance imaging findings
    Steven A Chance
    University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 180:331-8. 2002
    ..Some post-mortem studies do not find these abnormalities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ventricular enlargement in schizophrenia: a primary change in the temporal lobe?
    Steven A Chance
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Schizophr Res 62:123-31. 2003
    ..The anatomical origin of the enlargement of the cerebral ventricles in schizophrenia is obscure...
  4. ncbi request reprint The cytoarchitecture of sulcal folding in Heschl's sulcus and the temporal cortex in the normal brain and schizophrenia: lamina thickness and cell density
    S A Chance
    Schizophrenia Research Group, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Neurosci Lett 367:384-8. 2004
    ..Sampling methods should consider that cortical folding affects cell and lamina distribution in the sampled region in a highly localised manner...
  5. ncbi request reprint Macroscopic brain asymmetry is changed along the antero-posterior axis in schizophrenia
    Steven A Chance
    Schizophrenia Research, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Schizophr Res 74:163-70. 2005
    ..Anatomical asymmetry may be altered in schizophrenia, but the changes are subtle and in some studies undetected perhaps due to methodological limitations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reduced density of calbindin-immunoreactive interneurons in the planum temporale in schizophrenia
    S A Chance
    Schizophrenia Research, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Brain Res 1046:32-7. 2005
    ..Loss of columnar inhibition may result in reduced minicolumnar segregation and altered cell size may reflect altered minicolumn size...
  7. doi request reprint Microanatomical correlates of cognitive ability and decline: normal ageing, MCI, and Alzheimer's disease
    Steven A Chance
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
    Cereb Cortex 21:1870-8. 2011
    ..Microanatomical changes reflecting selective regional vulnerability to AD pathology and differential involvement in the cognitive deficit of AD are therefore detectable in the early stage of MCI...
  8. doi request reprint The relationship between callosal axons and cortical neurons in the planum temporale: alterations in schizophrenia
    R Simper
    Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford, UK
    Neurosci Res 71:405-10. 2011
    ..The findings offer cytoarchitectural insight into the relationship between PT cortex and callosal white matter abnormalities in schizophrenia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fiber content of the fornix in schizophrenia: lack of evidence for a primary limbic encephalopathy
    S A Chance
    Department of Clinical Neurology, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1720-4. 1999
    ..The fornix is a major pathway through which neurons project to and from the hippocampus. The authors investigated whether the fiber number or structure of the fornix is abnormal in schizophrenia, as was suggested by an earlier MRI study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Callosal misconnectivity and the sex difference in psychosis
    T J Crow
    SANE POWIC, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:449-57. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Subtle changes in the ageing human brain
    S A Chance
    University of Oxford, Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HE, UK
    Nutr Health 18:217-24. 2006
    ..Regional differences may involve regional variation in gene expression. Dietary Omega 3 fatty acid intake has been shown to have neuroprotective effects on the cytoarchitectural features that contribute to this cortical hierarchy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neocortical neuronal, synaptic, and glial loss in multiple sclerosis
    C Wegner
    Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain, University of Oxford, UK
    Neurology 67:960-7. 2006
    ..Structural MRI has shown that neocortical atrophy occurs early and can be substantial, but the specific substrate for this atrophy has not been defined quantitatively...
  13. ncbi request reprint Minicolumn thinning in temporal lobe association cortex but not primary auditory cortex in normal human ageing
    Steven A Chance
    Department of Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, OX2 6HE, Oxford, UK
    Acta Neuropathol 111:459-64. 2006
    ..Since old age is the greatest risk factor for dementia, the transition to dementia may involve an extension of normal ageing processes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Vulnerability to Alzheimer's pathology in neocortex: the roles of plasticity and columnar organization
    M M Esiri
    Department of Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Alzheimers Dis 9:79-89. 2006
    ..The original interpretation that this distribution of NFT reflects pathology in neurons subserving cortico-cortical and cortico-subcortical connections seems to us to have stood the test of time...
  15. pmc Auditory cortex asymmetry, altered minicolumn spacing and absence of ageing effects in schizophrenia
    Steven A Chance
    Neuropathology, Level 1, West Wing, John Radcliff Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Brain 131:3178-92. 2008
    ..The arrested capacity to absorb anomalous events and cognitive demands may confer vulnerability to schizophrenic symptoms when adult neuroplastic demands are not met...
  16. ncbi request reprint Minicolumnar structure in Heschl's gyrus and planum temporale: Asymmetries in relation to sex and callosal fiber number
    S A Chance
    Department of Neuropathology, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
    Neuroscience 143:1041-50. 2006
    ..We conclude that asymmetry of the surface area of the PT is a function of minicolumn spacing. Fewer callosal projections between the plana are found when the minicolumn spacing is more asymmetrical...