ANTONIO J CONVIT
Affiliation: New York University
- Reduced glucose tolerance is associated with poor memory performance and hippocampal atrophy among normal elderlyAntonio 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...
- Links between cognitive impairment in insulin resistance: an explanatory modelAntonio 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....
- Obesity and metabolic syndrome and functional and structural brain impairments in adolescencePo 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...
- Atrophy of the medial occipitotemporal, inferior, and middle temporal gyri in non-demented elderly predict decline to Alzheimer's diseaseA 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...
- Volumetric analysis of the pre-frontal regions: findings in aging and schizophreniaA 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...
- Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescence, Cognition and the BrainAntonio Convit; Fiscal Year: 2006....