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Dr Hamid Sohrabi

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

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Staff Member Details


Staff Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Western Australia .
  • MPsych (Master of Psychology), Iran, 1995 .
  • BPsych (Bachelor of Psychology), Iran, 1992 .


Recent Research Grants

  • Establishing a combined ocular and blood biomarker panel for Alzheimer?s disease.,  Australian National University,  ANU - Dementia CRC - Grant,  2014 - 2015,  $517,977.
  • Head Injury and Testosterone (HIT),  Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research,  Neurotrauma Research Program,  2013 - 2014,  $148,701.
  • Personality dimensions and increased risk of late onset Alzheimer's disease,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2014,  2014 - 2015,  $15,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Frost, S., Kanagasingam, Y., Sohrabi, H., Vignarajan, J., Bourgeat, P., Salvado, O., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Macaulay, L., Szoeke, C., Ellis, K., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., (2013), Retinal vascular biomarkers for early detection and monitoring of Alzheimer's disease. Translational Psychiatry, 3(February), 1-8, United Kingdom.
  • Frost, S., Kanagasingam, Y., Sohrabi, H., Bourgeat, P., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Macaulay, SL., Szoeke, C., Ellis, K., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., (2013), Pupil Response Biomarkers for Early Detection and Monitoring of Alzheimer's Disease. Current Alzheimer Research, 10(9), 931-939.
  • Frost, S., Kanagasingam, Y., Sohrabi, H., Taddei, K., Bateman, R., Morris, J., Benzinger, T., Goate, A., Masters, C., Martins, R., (2013), Pupil Response Biomarkers Distinguish Amyloid Precursor Protein Mutation Carriers from Non-Carriers. Current Alzheimer Research, 10(8), 790-796, Netherlands.
  • Sohrabi, H., Bates, K., Weinborn, M., Johnston, A., Bahramian, A., Taddei, K., Laws, S., Rodrigues, M., Morici, M., Howard, M., Martins, G., Mackay-Sim, A., Gandy, S., Martins, R., (2012), Olfactory discrimination predicts cognitive decline amongst community-dwelling older adults. Translational Psychiatry , 2(2012), art. no. e118 , DOI: 10.1038/tp.2012.43.
  • Hata, S., Taniguchi, M., Piao, Y., Ikeuchi, T., Fagan, A., Holtzman, D., Bateman, R., Sohrabi, H., Martins, R., Gandy, S., Urakami, K., Suzuki, T., (2012), Multiple ?-secretase product peptides are coordinately increased in concentration in the cerebrospinal fluid of a subpopulation of sporadic Alzheimer?s disease subjects. Molecular Neurodegeneration, 7(1), art. no. 16 , United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1186/1750-1326-7-16.
  • Brown, B., Peiffer, J., Sohrabi, H., Mondal, A., Gupta, V., Rainey-Smith, S., Taddei, K., Burnham, S., Ellis, K., Szoeke, C., Masters, CL., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Martins, R., (2012), Intense physical activity is associated with cognitive performance in the elderly. Translational Psychiatry, 2(2012), art. no. e191 , DOI: 10.1038/tp.2012.118.
  • Lau, S., Bates, K., Sohrabi, H., Rodrigues, M., Martins, G., Dhaliwal, S., Taddei, K., Laws, S., Martins, I., Mastaglia, F., Foster, J., Phillips, J., Martins, R., (2012), Functional effects of genetic polymorphism in inflammatory genes in subjective memory complainers. Neurobiology of Aging, 33(6), 1054-1056, United States, DOI: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2010.09.003.
  • Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Badcock, J., Bates, K., Clarnette, R., Trivedi, D., Verdile, G., Sutton, T., Lenzo, N., Gandy, S., Martins, R., (2011), New lexicon and criteria for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Lancet Neurology, 10(4), 299-300, DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(11)70056-4.
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