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Using a multidisciplinary approach to characterise the neurobiology of addiction

Insights Back to resource centre 6 October 2022 Understanding the effect of ashwagandha root extract on stress, sleep and cognition We caught up with Shefali Thanawala from Nutriventia Ltd who told us how CANTAB™ helped them to investigate the effects of Ashwagandha root extract on memory and focus in healthy, stressed adults. About Nutriventia, Ltd.Nutriventia Limited is the dietary supplements

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How CANTAB can help to understand cognition in eating disorders

Insights Back to resource centre 2 March 2023 How CANTAB can help to understand cognition in eating disorders During Eating Disorder Awareness Week (27th February – 5th March), Hannah Hickinbotham and Eleanor Rist reflect on the evidence around how cognition is affected in eating disorders, and how CANTAB® can be used for research in this area. Around 1.25 million people

How CANTAB can be used to overcome challenges in assessing cognition in people with intellectual disabilities

Insights Back to resource centre 17 January 2023 How CANTAB can be used to overcome challenges in assessing cognition in people with intellectual disabilities Operational scientist Eleanor Rist explores how CANTAB™ assessments can be beneficial for studies involving people with intellectual disabilities. Intellectual disabilities, often referred to as learning disabilities in the UK, are generally defined as having an IQ

Using CANTAB to assess cognitive function in long-term Hodgkin lymphoma survivors

Insights Back to resource centre 6 January 2023 Using CANTAB to assess cognitive function in long-term Hodgkin lymphoma survivors We caught up with Dr Ferenc Magyari from the University of Debrecen, who told us how CANTAB™ has helped them to understand the long-term cognitive impact of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. I started working as an internal medicine resident doctor at the University

Emerging technology and other trends from SfN 2022

Insights Back to resource centre 25 November 2022 Emerging technology and other trends from SfN 2022 John Bernstein, Clinical Scientist at Cambridge Cognition, explores the trends and exciting developments that were discussed at the 2022 Society for Neuroscience (SfN) conference. In November 2022, I attended the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) conference in San Diego. I’ve truly enjoyed being able to

Understanding the effect of ashwagandha root extract on stress, sleep and cognition

Insights Back to resource centre 6 October 2022 Understanding the effect of ashwagandha root extract on stress, sleep and cognition We caught up with Shefali Thanawala from Nutriventia Ltd who told us how CANTAB™ helped them to investigate the effects of Ashwagandha root extract on memory and focus in healthy, stressed adults. About Nutriventia, Ltd.Nutriventia Limited is the dietary supplements

The BUMP Study: Using digital tools to gain a deeper understanding of pregnancy symptoms

Insights Back to resource centre 30 August 2022 The BUMP Study: Using digital tools to gain a deeper understanding of pregnancy symptoms Earlier this year, members of the Cambridge Cognition team were co-authors on a paper describing a protocol for the Better Understanding the Metamorphosis of Pregnancy (BUMP) study. This study, led by 4YouandMe, is aiming to use digital tools,

Using CANTAB to examine the association of lithium and second-generation antipsychotics with neurocognition in young people with bipolar disorder

Insights Back to resource centre 10 August 2022 Using CANTAB to examine the association of lithium and second-generation antipsychotics with neurocognition in young people with bipolar disorder We caught up with Xinyue (Joyce) Jiang from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto to hear more about how her team used CANTABTM tasks to understand the effect of antipsychotic

How CANTAB helps us to explore the cognitive electrophysiology of the deep brain

Insights Back to resource centre 9 August 2022 Generating and validating Verbal Paired Associates word-pair lists for automated testing These posters were presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference on Tuesday 2nd August and Wednesday 3rd August 2022. See below for a summary and to read the full posters. Poster summariesMemorability of Word-Pairs: Developing a Method for Generation of Calibrated

Measuring functional outcomes in schizophrenia in an increasingly digital world

Insights Back to resource centre 9 August 2022 Generating and validating Verbal Paired Associates word-pair lists for automated testing These posters were presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference on Tuesday 2nd August and Wednesday 3rd August 2022. See below for a summary and to read the full posters. Poster summariesMemorability of Word-Pairs: Developing a Method for Generation of Calibrated

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