Deborah R Gustafson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Leptin and dementia over 32 years-The Prospective Population Study of Women
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alzheimers Dement 8:272-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Adiposity and cognitive decline: underlying mechanisms
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:S97-112. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Body mass index, cognition, disability, APOE genotype, and mortality: the "Treviso Longeva" Study
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Institute for Neuroscience and Physiology, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, University of Gothenburg, Wallinsgatan 6, 431 41 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:594-602. 2012
  4. doi request reprint 37 years of body mass index and dementia: observations from the prospective population study of women in Gothenburg, Sweden
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Department of Neurochemistry and Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Alzheimers Dis 28:163-71. 2012
  5. pmc Adiposity indicators and dementia over 32 years in Sweden
    D R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neurology 73:1559-66. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Adiposity hormones and dementia
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neurol Sci 299:30-4. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A novel ARC gene polymorphism is associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Sara Landgren
    Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 119:833-42. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Midlife psychological distress associated with late-life brain atrophy and white matter lesions: a 32-year population study of women
    Lena Johansson
    Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Molndal, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 74:120-5. 2012
  9. pmc Association of the RAGE G82S polymorphism with Alzheimer's disease
    Jonny Daborg
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, 432, 405 30, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 117:861-7. 2010
  10. doi request reprint No association of LOXL1 gene polymorphisms with Alzheimer's disease
    Alexandra Abramsson
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neuromolecular Med 13:160-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Leptin and dementia over 32 years-The Prospective Population Study of Women
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alzheimers Dement 8:272-7. 2012
    ..We explored the relationship between serum leptin in mid-life and dementia, which is a late-life outcome...
  2. doi request reprint Adiposity and cognitive decline: underlying mechanisms
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:S97-112. 2012
    ..This review will illustrate that adipose tissue is a quintessential, multifunctional tissue of the human body...
  3. doi request reprint Body mass index, cognition, disability, APOE genotype, and mortality: the "Treviso Longeva" Study
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Institute for Neuroscience and Physiology, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, University of Gothenburg, Wallinsgatan 6, 431 41 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:594-602. 2012
    ..We explored these measures in relation to 7-year mortality in long-lived Italian elderly...
  4. doi request reprint 37 years of body mass index and dementia: observations from the prospective population study of women in Gothenburg, Sweden
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Department of Neurochemistry and Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Alzheimers Dis 28:163-71. 2012
    ..BMI may be a potential marker of dementia-related neuropathologies in the brain. Dementia is related to a common risk factor, BMI, from mid-to late-life...
  5. pmc Adiposity indicators and dementia over 32 years in Sweden
    D R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neurology 73:1559-66. 2009
    ..Late-life decrease in body mass index (BMI) or body weight within several years of a dementia diagnosis has also been reported. Differences in study designs and analyses may provide different pictures of this relationship...
  6. doi request reprint Adiposity hormones and dementia
    Deborah R Gustafson
    Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neurol Sci 299:30-4. 2010
    ..Understanding the role of adipose tissue in health of the brain is pivotal to a deeper understanding of dementia processes...
  7. doi request reprint A novel ARC gene polymorphism is associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Sara Landgren
    Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 119:833-42. 2012
    ..However, further investigation of the importance of this SNP for ARC function, ARC processing and the pathology of AD is needed...
  8. doi request reprint Midlife psychological distress associated with late-life brain atrophy and white matter lesions: a 32-year population study of women
    Lena Johansson
    Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Molndal, Sweden
    Psychosom Med 74:120-5. 2012
    ..The present study examines the relationship between midlife psychological distress and late-life brain atrophy and white matter lesions (WMLs), which are common findings on neuroimaging in elderly subjects...
  9. pmc Association of the RAGE G82S polymorphism with Alzheimer's disease
    Jonny Daborg
    Department of Physiology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, 432, 405 30, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 117:861-7. 2010
    ..4), and none of the AGER SNPs showed association with Abeta(42), T-tau, P-tau(181) or mini-mental state examination scores. The data speak for a weak, but significant effect of AGER on risk of AD...
  10. doi request reprint No association of LOXL1 gene polymorphisms with Alzheimer's disease
    Alexandra Abramsson
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neuromolecular Med 13:160-6. 2011
    ..No evidence for associations of these polymorphisms with risk for AD or any of the studied CSF biomarkers measured was found. These results do not support LOXL1 as being a major risk gene for AD...
  11. pmc Cerebrospinal fluid beta-amyloid 1-42 concentration may predict cognitive decline in older women
    Deborah R Gustafson
    The Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:461-4. 2007
    ..It is not known, however, whether these biomarkers may be risk indicators for cognitive decline in otherwise healthy older people...
  12. pmc Temporal lobe atrophy and white matter lesions are related to major depression over 5 years in the elderly
    Pernille J Olesen
    Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Unit, Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Molndal, Sweden
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:2638-45. 2010
    ..This may have implications for prevention, as both neurodegeneration and cerebrovascular disease have been related to preventable factors...
  13. doi request reprint Kinesin light chain 1 gene haplotypes in three conformational diseases
    Malin von Otter
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neuromolecular Med 12:229-36. 2010
    ..Altogether, these results do not convincingly support KLC1 as a major susceptibility gene in any of the studied diseases, although there is a small effect of KLC1 in relation to cataract...