Mario A Parra

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Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Specific deficit of colour-colour short-term memory binding in sporadic and familial Alzheimer's disease
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Neuropsychologia 49:1943-52. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Lack of color integration in visual short-term memory binding
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology Department, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Mem Cognit 39:1187-97. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Visual short-term memory binding deficits in familial Alzheimer's disease
    Mario A Parra
    Psychology Department, University of Edinburgh, 7 George Square, Edinburgh, UK
    Brain 133:2702-13. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Visual short-term memory binding in Alzheimer's disease and depression
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology Psychology, University of Edinburgh, 7 George Square, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol 257:1160-9. 2010
  5. pmc Medial temporal lobe function during emotional memory in early Alzheimer's disease, mild cognitive impairment and healthy ageing: an fMRI study
    Mario A Parra
    Scottish Dementia Clinical Research Network, Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9JZ, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 13:76. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Short-term memory binding is impaired in AD but not in non-AD dementias
    Sergio Della Sala
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Neuropsychologia 50:833-40. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Age and binding within-dimension features in visual short-term memory
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Neurosci Lett 449:1-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Dual task abilities as a possible preclinical marker of Alzheimer's disease in carriers of the E280A presenilin-1 mutation
    Sarah E MacPherson
    Department of Psychology, Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:234-41. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Selective impairment in visual short-term memory binding
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychol 26:583-605. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Short-term memory binding deficits in Alzheimer's disease
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9JZ Edinburgh, UK
    Brain 132:1057-66. 2009

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Specific deficit of colour-colour short-term memory binding in sporadic and familial Alzheimer's disease
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Neuropsychologia 49:1943-52. 2011
    ..Colour-colour binding and shape-colour binding both appear to be sensitive to AD even though they seem to rely on different brain mechanisms...
  2. doi request reprint Lack of color integration in visual short-term memory binding
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology Department, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Mem Cognit 39:1187-97. 2011
    ..An additional account was found in Experiment 3, which showed spared color-color binding in the presence of impaired shape-color binding in a brain-damaged patient, thus suggesting that these two memory mechanisms are different...
  3. doi request reprint Visual short-term memory binding deficits in familial Alzheimer's disease
    Mario A Parra
    Psychology Department, University of Edinburgh, 7 George Square, Edinburgh, UK
    Brain 133:2702-13. 2010
    ..This suggests that visual short-term memory binding deficits may be a preclinical marker for familial Alzheimer's disease...
  4. doi request reprint Visual short-term memory binding in Alzheimer's disease and depression
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology Psychology, University of Edinburgh, 7 George Square, Edinburgh, UK
    J Neurol 257:1160-9. 2010
    ..The results extend previous findings in AD to visual short-term memory and suggest that the specific impairment in binding information in memory differentiates between the performance of AD and patients with MD...
  5. pmc Medial temporal lobe function during emotional memory in early Alzheimer's disease, mild cognitive impairment and healthy ageing: an fMRI study
    Mario A Parra
    Scottish Dementia Clinical Research Network, Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9JZ, UK
    BMC Psychiatry 13:76. 2013
    ..We hypothesised that tests of incidental emotional memory may inform on different aspects of cognitive decline in MCI and AD...
  6. doi request reprint Short-term memory binding is impaired in AD but not in non-AD dementias
    Sergio Della Sala
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Neuropsychologia 50:833-40. 2012
    ..STM conjunctive binding places little demands on executive functions and appears to be subserved by components of the memory network which are targeted by AD, but not by non-AD dementias...
  7. doi request reprint Age and binding within-dimension features in visual short-term memory
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Neurosci Lett 449:1-5. 2009
    ..We suggest (1) that colours were not integrated into single units in VSTM; (2) that remembering the binding between colours has a cost; and (3) that neither of these effects are age-dependent...
  8. doi request reprint Dual task abilities as a possible preclinical marker of Alzheimer's disease in carriers of the E280A presenilin-1 mutation
    Sarah E MacPherson
    Department of Psychology, Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:234-41. 2012
    ..The findings support the notion that a deficit in the coordination mechanism of the central executive may be a pre-clinical marker for the early detection of AD due to the E280A presenilin-1 gene mutation...
  9. doi request reprint Selective impairment in visual short-term memory binding
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Cogn Neuropsychol 26:583-605. 2009
    ..E.S.'s performance suggests that STM binding can be dissociated from STM for single features across visual and verbal domains. The results are discussed in the light of current models of STM...
  10. doi request reprint Short-term memory binding deficits in Alzheimer's disease
    Mario A Parra
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, Psychology, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9JZ Edinburgh, UK
    Brain 132:1057-66. 2009
    ..Alzheimer's disease grossly impairs the mechanisms responsible for holding integrated objects in verbal short-term memory...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do binding deficits account for age-related decline in visual working memory?
    James R Brockmole
    Psychology Department, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Psychon Bull Rev 15:543-7. 2008
    ..These results are contrasted with other work that suggests that age-related memory decline is due, at least in part, to associative deficits...
  12. doi request reprint Does the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination-revised add to the Mini-Mental State Examination in established Alzheimer disease? Results from a national dementia research register
    Emma Law
    Scottish Dementia Clinical Research Network, Scotland, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 28:351-5. 2013
    ..To evaluate how much the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination-revised (ACE-R) improves the estimate of cognitive ability from the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) in people with Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Involving patients and the public in research
    Emma Darling
    Scottish Dementia Clinical Research Network, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen, UK
    Nurse Res 20:21-5. 2013
    ..To present the actions taken by the Scottish Dementia Clinical Research Network (SDCRN) to comply with Scotland's National Dementia Strategy (SNDS) on patient and public involvement (PPI)...