Cognitive and brain aging
Our group aims to understand the pathways from protective and risk factors to old age cognition and brain health. We aim to improve the early identification of individuals with high risk of cognitive impairment, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. We are also aiming for better understanding of cognitive aging in the oldest-old.
With aging population, the global burden of dementia is a grand challenge. Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia...
Projects Early prediction of cognitive impairment, dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease We aim to develop models for early identification of...
Contact Information Vuoksimaa Group Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM) P.O. Box 20, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
Selected publications Prevalence and correlates of dementia and mild cognitive impairment classified with different versions of the...