ANTONIO J CONVIT

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Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reduced glucose tolerance is associated with poor memory performance and hippocampal atrophy among normal elderly
    Antonio Convit
    Center for Brain Health, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:2019-22. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Links between cognitive impairment in insulin resistance: an explanatory model
    Antonio Convit
    New York University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 560 First Avenue, Center for Brain Health, HN 400, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 26:31-5. 2005
  3. pmc Obesity, orbitofrontal structure and function are associated with food choice: a cross-sectional study
    Jessica I Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    BMJ Open 1:e000175. 2011
  4. pmc Impact of blood sample collection and processing methods on glucose levels in community outreach studies
    Michael Turchiano
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2013:256151. 2013
  5. pmc Obesity and metabolic syndrome and functional and structural brain impairments in adolescence
    Po Lai Yau
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, 145 East 32nd St, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e856-64. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Atrophy of the medial occipitotemporal, inferior, and middle temporal gyri in non-demented elderly predict decline to Alzheimer's disease
    A Convit
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 21:19-26. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Volumetric analysis of the pre-frontal regions: findings in aging and schizophrenia
    A Convit
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 107:61-73. 2001

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Publications9

  1. pmc Reduced glucose tolerance is associated with poor memory performance and hippocampal atrophy among normal elderly
    Antonio Convit
    Center for Brain Health, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:2019-22. 2003
    ..This observation may bring to light a mechanism for aging brain injury that may have substantial medical impact, given the large number of elderly individuals with impaired glucose metabolism...
  2. ncbi request reprint Links between cognitive impairment in insulin resistance: an explanatory model
    Antonio Convit
    New York University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 560 First Avenue, Center for Brain Health, HN 400, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 26:31-5. 2005
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  3. pmc Obesity, orbitofrontal structure and function are associated with food choice: a cross-sectional study
    Jessica I Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    BMJ Open 1:e000175. 2011
    ..Therefore, longitudinal studies are warranted to investigate a causal link between food choice and executive functioning...
  4. pmc Impact of blood sample collection and processing methods on glucose levels in community outreach studies
    Michael Turchiano
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2013:256151. 2013
    ..Therefore, blood samples collected in the field should be promptly centrifuged before being transported to clinical labs to ensure accurate glucose level measurements...
  5. pmc Obesity and metabolic syndrome and functional and structural brain impairments in adolescence
    Po Lai Yau
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, 145 East 32nd St, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e856-64. 2012
    ..It would be important to ascertain whether these brain complications are also present among adolescents with MetS, a group without clinically manifest vascular disease and relatively short duration of poor metabolism...
  6. ncbi request reprint Atrophy of the medial occipitotemporal, inferior, and middle temporal gyri in non-demented elderly predict decline to Alzheimer's disease
    A Convit
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 21:19-26. 2000
    ..No other clinical baseline variables examined predicted decline with sensitivities above 71%. The apolipoprotein APOE epsilon4 genotype was not associated with decline...
  7. ncbi request reprint Volumetric analysis of the pre-frontal regions: findings in aging and schizophrenia
    A Convit
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 107:61-73. 2001
    ..No volume differences were observed in the other three regions assessed. Whether or not these volume reductions reflect a common pathological process remains to be investigated in future studies...

Research Grants1

  1. Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescence, Cognition and the Brain
    Antonio Convit; Fiscal Year: 2006
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