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Dr Stephanie Rainey-Smith

Stephanie is a Clinical Trials Coordinator within the School of Medical and Health Sciences.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Neuroscience, United Kingdom, 2010.
  • Bachelor of Science, United Kingdom, 2001.

Research Outputs

Journal Articles

  • Bradfield, N., Ellis, K., Savage, G., Maruff, P., Burnham, S., Darby, D., Lautenschlager, N., Martins, R., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Woodward, M., Ames, D. (2021). Aggregation of Abnormal Memory Scores and Risk of Incident Alzheimer's Disease Dementia: A Measure of Objective Memory Impairment in Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 27(2), 146-157. https://doi.org/10.1017/S135561772000079X.
  • Frost, N., Weinborn, M., Gignac, G., Rainey-Smith, S., Markovic, S., Gordon, N., Sohrabi, H., Laws, S., Martins, R., Peiffer, J., Brown, B. (2021). A Randomized Controlled Trial of High-Intensity Exercise and Executive Functioning in Cognitively Normal Older Adults. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 29(2), 129-140. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jagp.2020.06.015.
  • Van Der Krall, V., Truong, T., Burnham, S., Dore, V., Mulligan, R., Bozinovski, S., Lamb, F., Bourgeat, P., Fripp, J., Schultz, S., Lim, Y., Laws, S., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Robertson, J., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C. (2021). Association of β-amyloid level, clinical progression and longitudinal cognitive change in normal older individuals. Neurology, NA(NA), NA. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000011222.

Journal Articles

  • Teimouri, E., Rainey-Smith, S., Bharadwaj, P., Verdile, G., Martins, R. (2020). Amla Therapy as a Potential Modulator of Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors and Physiological Change. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 74(3), 713-733. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-191033.
  • Pedrini, S., Hone, E., Gupta, V., James, I., Teimouri, E., Bush, A., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Verdile, G., Sohrabi, H., Raida, M., Wenk, M., Taddei, K., Chatterjee, P., Martins, I., Laws, S., Martins, R. (2020). Plasma High Density Lipoprotein Small Subclass is Reduced in Alzheimer’s Disease Patients and Correlates with Cognitive Performance. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 77(2), 733-744. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-200291.
  • Doecke, J., Ward, L., Burnham, S., Villemagne, V., Li, Q., Collins, S., Fowler, C., Manuilova, E., Widmann, M., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Masters, C. (2020). Elecsys CSF biomarker immunoassays demonstrate concordance with amyloid- PET imaging. Alzheimer's Research and Therapy, 12(March 2020), Article number 36. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13195-020-00595-5.
  • Fernando, B., Martins, I., Morici, M., Bharadwaj, P., Rainey-Smith, S., Lim, F., Martins, R. (2020). Sodium butyrate reduces brain amyloid-β levels and improves cognitive memory performance in an Alzheimer's disease transgenic mouse model at an early disease stage. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 74(1), 91-99. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-190120.
  • Kirby, S., Lyons-Wall, P., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S. (2020). Validation and Reliability of the Alzheimer’s Disease-Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Food Frequency Questionnaire. Nutrients, 12(12), Article number 3605. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12123605.
  • Sohrabi, H., Goozee, K., Weinborn, M., Shen, K., Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Salvado, O., Taddei, K., Bucks, R., Maruff, P., Laws, S., Lenzo, N., Laws, M., Deyoung, C., Speelman, C., Laske, C., Ames, D., Savage, G., Martins, R. (2020). Personality factors and cerebral glucose metabolism in community‑dwelling older adults. Brain Structure and Function, 225(5), 1511–1522. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00429-020-02071-0.
  • Siddiqui, M., Francois, M., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Masters, C., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Macaulay, L., Fenech, M., Leifert, W. (2020). Evaluation of GammaH2AX in Buccal Cells as a Molecular Biomarker of DNA Damage in Alzheimer's Disease in the AIBL Study of Ageing. Life, 10(8), Article number 141. https://doi.org/10.3390/life10080141.
  • Lim, Y., Baker, J., Bruns, L., Mills, A., Fowler, C., Fripp, J., Rainey-Smith, S., Ames, D., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2020). Association of deficits in short-term learning and Aβ and hippocampal volume in cognitively normal adults. Neurology, 95(18), e2577-e2585. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000010728.
  • Xia, Y., Yassi, N., Raniga, P., Bourgeat, P., Desmond, P., Doecke, J., Ames, D., Laws, S., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Maruff, P., Villemagne, V., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Fripp, J., Salvado, O. (2020). Comorbidity of Cerebrovascular and Alzheimer’s Disease in Aging. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 78(1), 321-334. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-200419.
  • Parker, D., Bucks, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Hodgson, E., Fine, L., Sohrabi, H., Martins, R., Weinborn, M. (2020). Sleep Mediates Age-Related Executive Function for Older Adults with Limited Cognitive Reserve. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 2020(Article in press), Article in press. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1355617720001186.
  • Marston, K., Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Bird, S., Wijaya, L., Teo, S., Martins, R., Peiffer, J. (2020). An intense, but ecologically valid, resistance exercise session does not alter growth factors associated with cognitive health. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 28(4), 605-612. https://doi.org/10.1123/japa.2019-0100.

Book Chapters

  • Rainey-Smith, S., Creegan, R., Fuller, S., Callisaya , M., Srikanth, V. (2019). Diet and Nutrition, and their Influence on Alzheimer’s Disease and other Neurodegenerative Diseases. Neurodegeneration and Alzheimer's disease: The role of Diabetes, Genetics, Hormones, and Lifestyle (117-147). John Wiley & Sons. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119356752.ch5.

Journal Articles

  • Porter, T., Burnham, S., Milicic, L., Savage, G., Maruff, P., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Masters, C., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Groth, D., Verdile, G., Villemagne, V., Laws, S. (2019). Klotho allele status is not associated with Ab and APOE ε4erelated cognitive decline in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease. Neurobiology of Aging, 76(April 2019), 162-165. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2018.12.014.
  • Marston, K., Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Bird, S., Wijaya, L., Teo, S., Laws, S., Martins, R., Peiffer, J. (2019). Twelve weeks of resistance training does not influence peripheral levels of neurotrophic growth factors or homocysteine in healthy adults: a randomized‑controlled trial. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 119(10), 2167-2176. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-019-04202-w.
  • Marston, K., Peiffer, J., Rainey-Smith, S., Gordon, N., Teo, S., Laws, S., Sohrabi, H., Martins, R., Brown, B. (2019). Resistance training enhances delayed memory in healthy middle-aged and older adults: A randomised controlled trial. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 22(11), 1226-1231. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2019.06.013.
  • Dang, C., Yassi, N., Harrington, K., Xia, Y., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Laws, S., Hickey, M., Rainey-Smith, S., Sohrabi, H., Doecke, J., Fripp, J., Salvado, O., Snyder, P., Weinborn, M., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2019). Rates of age- and amyloid B-associated cortical atrophy in older adults with superior memory performance. Alzheimer's and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment and Disease Monitoring, 11(December 2019), 566-575. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dadm.2019.05.005.
  • Vacher, M., Porter, T., Villemagne, V., Milicic, L., Peretti, M., Fowler, C., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Doecke, J., Laws, S. (2019). Validation of a priori candidate Alzheimer’s disease SNPs with brain amyloid-beta deposition. Scientific Reports, 9(2019), Article number 17069. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-53604-5.
  • Brown, B., Peiffer, J., Rainey-Smith, S. (2019). Exploring the relationship between physical activity, beta-amyloid and tau: A narrative review. Ageing Research Reviews, 50(March 2019), 9-18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arr.2019.01.003.
  • Frost, N., Weinborn, M., Gignac, G., Markovic, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Sohrabi, H., Martins, R., Peiffer, J., Brown, B. (2019). Higher cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with better verbal generativity in community-dwelling older adults. Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, 27(5), 703-710. https://doi.org/10.1123/japa.2018-0382.
  • Marston, K., Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Peiffer, J. (2019). Resistance Exercise-Induced Responses in Physiological Factors Linked with Cognitive Health. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 68(1), 39-64. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-181079.
  • Brown, B., Castalanelli, N., Rainey-Smith, S., Doecke, J., Weinborn, M., Sohrabi, H., Laws, S., Martins, R., Peiffer, J. (2019). Influence of BDNF Val66Met on the relationship between cardiorespiratory fitness and memory in cognitively normal older adults. Behavioural Brain Research, 362(19 April 2019), 103-108. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbr.2019.01.013.
  • Dang, C., Harrington, K., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Hassenstab, J., Laws, S., Yassi, N., Hickey, M., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Sohrabi, H., Salvado, O., Weinborn, M., Villemagne, V., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2019). Superior Memory Reduces 8-year Risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia But Not Amyloid β-Associated Cognitive Decline in Older Adults. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 34(5), 585-598. https://doi.org/10.1093/arclin/acy078.
  • Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Laske, C., Bates, K., Christensen, D., Taddei, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Brown, B., Kirby, S., Laws, S., Martins, G., Burnham, S., Bucks, R., Reisberg, B., Lautenschlager, N., Foster, J., Martins, R. (2019). Subjective memory complaints predict baseline but not future cognitive function over three years: results from the Western Australia Memory Study. International Psychogeriatrics, 31(4), 513-525. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610218001072.
  • Porter, T., Burnham, S., Milicic, L., Savage, G., Maruff, P., Sohrabi, H., Peretti, M., Lim, YY., Weinborn, M., Ames, D., Masters, C., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Groth, D., Verdile, G., Villemagne, V., Laws, S. (2019). COMT val158met is not associated with Aβ-amyloid and APOE ε4 related cognitive decline in cognitively normal older adults. IBRO Reports, 6(June 2019), 147-152. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ibror.2019.05.001.
  • Fine, L., Weinborn, M., Ng, A., Loft, S., Li, Y., Hodgson, E., Parker, D., Rainey-Smith, S., Sohrabi, H., Brown, B., Martins, R., Bucks, R. (2019). Sleep disruption explains age-related prospective memory deficits: implications for cognitive aging and intervention. Aging, Neuropsychology and Cognition: A Journal on Normal and Dysfunctional Development, 26(4), 621-636. https://doi.org/10.1080/13825585.2018.1513449.

Journal Articles

  • Rainey-Smith, S., Gu, Y., Kirby, S., Doecke, J., Villemagne, V., Brown, B., Taddei, K., Laws, S., Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Macaulay, SL., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Salvado, O., Rowe, C., Scarmeas, N., Martins, R. (2018). Mediterranean diet adherence and rate of cerebral Aβ-amyloid accumulation: Data from the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle Study of Ageing. Translational Psychiatry, 8(1), 238-244. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-018-0293-5.
  • McCabe, K., Woods, S., Weinborn, M., Sohrabi, H., Rainey-Smith, S., Brown, B., Kirby, S., Taddei, K., Martins, R. (2018). Personality characteristics are independently associated with prospective memory in the laboratory, and in daily Life, among older adults. Journal of Research in Personality, 76(Oct 2018), 32-37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrp.2018.06.006.
  • Dang, C., Harrington, K., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Hassenstab, J., Laws, S., Yassi, N., Hickey, M., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Sohrabi, H., Salvado, O., Weinborn, M., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2018). Relationship Between Amyloid-β Positivity and Progression to Mild Cognitive Impairment or Dementia over 8 Years in Cognitively Normal Older Adults. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 65(4), 1313-1325. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-180507.
  • Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Dore, V., Peiffer, J., Burnham, S., Laws, S., Taddei, K., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Martins, R., Villemagne, V. (2018). Self-Reported Physical Activity is Associated with Tau Burden Measured by Positron Emission Tomography. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 63(4), 1299-1305. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-170998.
  • Doecke, J., Rembach, A., Villemagne, V., Varghesi, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Sarros, S., Evered, L., Fowler, C., Pertile, K., Rumble, R., Trounson, B., Taddei, K., Laws, S., Macaulay, SL., Bush, A., Ellis, K., Martins, R., Ames, D., Silbert, B., Vanderstichele, H., Masters, C., Darby, D., Li, Q., Collins, S. (2018). Concordance between cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers with Alzheimer's disease pathology between three independent assay platforms. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 61(1), 169-183. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-170128.
  • Perin, S., Harrington, K., Lim, YY., Ellis, K., Ames, D., Pietrzak, R., Schembri, A., Rainey-Smith, S., Salvado, O., Laws, S., Martins, R., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2018). Amyloid burden and incident depressive symptoms in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Affective Disorders, 229(15 March 2018), 269-274. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2017.12.101.
  • Harrington, K., Schembri, A., Lim, YY., Dang, C., Ames, D., Hassenstab, J., Laws, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Sohrabi, H., Salvado, O., Weinborn, M., Villemagne, V., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2018). Estimates of age-related memory decline are inflated by unrecognized Alzheimer’s disease. Neurobiology of Aging, 70(Oct 2018), 170-179. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2018.06.005.
  • Weinborn, M., Bucks, R., Sohrabi, H., Rainey-Smith, S., Brown, B., Kirby, S., Gozt, O., Christensen, D., Savage, G., Laws, S., Taddei, K., Maruff, P., Robertson, J., Ellis, K., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Martins, R. (2018). Trajectories of Irregular Word Reading Ability as a Proxy for Premorbid Intelligence in Alzheimer’s Disease, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and Healthy Aging: A Longitudinal Study. Psychological Assessment, 30(10), 1308-1316. https://doi.org/10.1037/pas0000565.
  • Fernando, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Kirby, S., Villemagne, V., Burnham, S., Macaulay, SL., Brown, B., Gupta, V., Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Taddei, K., Laws, S., Goozee, K., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Salvado, O., Rowe, C., Martins, R. (2018). Associations of dietary protein and fiber intake with brain and blood amyloid-β. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 61(4), 1589-1598. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-170742.
  • Martins, R., Villemagne, V., Sohrabi, H., Chatterjee, P., Shah, T., Verdile, G., Fraser, P., Taddei, K., Gupta, V., Rainey-Smith, S., Hone, E., Pedrini, S., Lim, F., Martins, I., Frost, S., Gupta, S., O'Bryant, S., Rembach, A., Ames, D., Ellis, K., Fuller, S., Brown, B., Kirby, S., Fernando, B., Bharadwaj, P., Burnham, S., Laws, S., Barron, A., Goozee, K., Wahjoepramono, EJ., Asih, P., Doecke, J., Salvado, O., Bush, A., Rowe, C., Gandy, S., Masters, C. (2018). Alzheimer’s Disease: A Journey from Amyloid Peptides and Oxidative Stress, to Biomarker Technologies and Disease Prevention Strategies—Gains from AIBL and DIAN Cohort Studies. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 62(3), 965-992. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-171145.
  • Lan, J., Galindo, A., Doecke, J., Fowler, C., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Cominetti, O., Dayon, L. (2018). Systematic Evaluation of the Use of Human Plasma and Serum for Mass-Spectrometry-Based Shotgun Proteomics. Journal of Proteome Research, 17(4), 1426-1435. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jproteome.7b00788.
  • Porter, T., Villemagne, V., Savage, G., Milicic, L., Lim, YY., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Ames, D., Bush, A., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Rowe, C., Taddei, K., Groth, D., Verdile, G., Burnham, S., Laws, S. (2018). Cognitive gene risk profile for the prediction of cognitive decline in presymptomatic Alzheimer’s disease. Personalized Medicine in Psychiatry, 7-8(2018), 14-20. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmip.2018.03.001.
  • Harrington, K., Dang, C., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Laws, S., Pietrzak, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Villemagne, V., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2018). The effect of preclinical Alzheimer's disease on age-related changes in intelligence in cognitively normal older adults. Intelligence, 70(Sept-Oct 2018), 22-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.intell.2018.07.004.
  • Porter, T., Burnham, S., Dore, V., Savage, G., Bourgeat, P., Begemann, K., Milicic, L., Ames, D., Bush, A., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Groth, D., Verdile, G., Villemagne, V., Laws, S. (2018). KIBRA is associated with accelerated cognitive decline and hippocampal atrophy in APOE ε4- positive cognitively normal adults with high Aβ-amyloid burden. Scientific Reports, 8(1), Article no.2034. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-20513-y.
  • Rainey-Smith, S., Mazzucchelli, G., Villemagne, V., Brown, B., Porter, T., Weinborn, M., Bucks, R., Milicic, L., Sohrabi, H., Taddei, K., Ames, D., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Martins, R., Laws, S. (2018). Genetic variation in Aquaporin-4 moderates the relationship between sleep and brain Aβ-amyloid burden. Translational Psychiatry, 8(1), Article no. 47. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41398-018-0094-x.
  • Lim, YY., Kalinowski, P., Pietrzak, R., Laws, S., Burnham, S., Ames, D., Villemagne, V., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2018). Association of β-Amyloid and Apolipoprotein E ε4 With Memory Decline in Preclinical Alzheimer Disease. JAMA Neurology, 75(4), 488-494. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamaneurol.2017.4325.
  • Bradfield, N., Ellis, K., Savage, G., Maruff, P., Burnham, S., Darby, D., Lautenschlager, N., Martins, R., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Woodward, M., Ames, D. (2018). Baseline Amnestic Severity Predicts Progression From Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment to Alzheimer Disease Dementia at 3 Years. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders, 32(3), 190-196. https://doi.org/10.1097/WAD.0000000000000252.
  • Porter, T., Burnham, S., Savage, G., Lim, YY., Maruff, P., Milicic, L., Peretti, M., Ames, D., Masters, C., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Taddei, K., Groth, D., Verdile, G., Villemagne, V., Laws, S. (2018). A polygenic risk score derived from episodic memory weighted genetic variants is associated with cognitive decline in preclinical Alzheimer's disease. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 10(Dec 2018), Article number 423. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnagi.2018.00423.
  • Porter, T., Burnham, S., Milicic, L., Savage, G., Maruff, P., Lim, YY., Li, Q., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Groth, D., Verdile, G., Villemagne, V., Laws, S. (2018). Utility of an Alzheimer’s Disease Risk-Weighted Polygenic Risk Score for Predicting Rates of Cognitive Decline in Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease: A Prospective Longitudinal Study. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 66(3), 1193-1211. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-180713.
  • Holmes, SE., Esterlis, I., Mazure, CM., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Rainey-Smith, S., Fowler, C., Ellis, K., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Doré, V., Villemagne, VL., Rowe, CC., Laws, S., Masters, CL., Pietrzak, RH., Maruff, P. (2018). Trajectories of depressive and anxiety symptoms in older adults: a 6-year prospective cohort study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 33(2), 405-413. https://doi.org/10.1002/gps.4761.
  • Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S. (2018). The Role of Nutrition in Cognitive Function and Brain Ageing in the Elderly. Current Nutrition Reports, 7(3), 139-149. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13668-018-0229-y.

Journal Articles

  • Lim, YY., Rainey-Smith, S., Lim, Y., Laws, S., Gupta, V., Porter, T., Bourgeat, P., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Salvado, O., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Zhou, XF., Martins, R., Maruff, P. (2017). BDNF Val66Met in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease is associated with short-term changes in episodic memory and hippocampal volume but not serum mBDNF. International Psychogeriatrics, 29(11), 1825-1834. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610217001284.
  • Harrington, K., Gould, E., Lim, Y., Ames, D., Pietrzak, R., Rembach, A., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2017). Amyloid burden and incident depressive symptoms in cognitively normal older adults. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 32(4), 455-463. https://doi.org/10.1002/gps.4489.
  • Brown, B., Sohrabi, H., Taddei, K., Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Peiffer, J., Xiong, C., Fagan, A., Benzinger, T., Buckles, V., Erickson, K., Clarnette, R., Shah, T., Masters, C., Weiner, M., Cairns, N., Rossor, M., Graff-Radford, N., Salloway, S., Voglein, J., Laske, C., Noble, J., Schofield, P., Bateman, R., Morris, J., Martins, R. (2017). Habitual exercise levels are associated with cerebral amyloid load in presymptomatic autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 13(11), 1197-1206. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jalz.2017.03.008.
  • Marston, K., Newton, M., Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Bird, S., Martins, R., Peiffer, J. (2017). Intense resistance exercise increases peripheral brain-derived neurotrophic factor. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 20(10), 899-903. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2017.03.015.
  • Frost, S., Robinson, L., Rowe, C., Ames, D., Masters, C., Taddei, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Kanagasingam, Y. (2017). Evaluation of cholinergic deficiency in preclinical Alzheimer's disease using pupillometry. Journal of Ophthalmology, 2017(August 2017), Article no. 7935406. https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7935406.
  • Bates, K., Sohrabi, H., Rainey-Smith, S., Weinborn, M., Bucks, R., Rodrigues, M., Beilby, J., Howard, M., Taddei, K., Martins, G., Paton, A., Shah, T., Dhaliwal, S., Foster, J., Martins, I., Lautenschlager, N., Mastaglia, L., Gandy, S., Martins, R. (2017). Serum high-density lipoprotein is associated with better cognitive function in a cross-sectional study of aging women. International Journal of Neuroscience, 127(3), 243-252. https://doi.org/10.1080/00207454.2016.1182527.
  • Mo, Y., Stromswold, J., Wilson, K., Holder, D., Sur, C., Laterza, O., Savage, MJ., Struyk, A., Scheltens, P., Teunissen, C., Burke, J., Macaulay, SL., Bråthen, G., Sando, S., White, L., Weiss, C., Cowes, A., Bush, M., Desilva, G., Darby, D., Rainey-Smith, S., Surls, J., Sagini, E., Tanen, M., Altman, A., Luthman, J., Egan, M. (2017). A multinational study distinguishing Alzheimer's and healthy patients using cerebrospinal fluid tau/Aβ42 cutoff with concordance to amyloid positron emission tomography imaging. Alzheimer's and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment and Disease Monitoring, 6(March), 201-209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dadm.2017.02.004.
  • Hollands, S., Lim, YY., Laws, S., Villemagne, V., Pietrzak, R., Harrington, K., Porter, T., Snyder, P., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2017). APOE e4 Genotype, Amyloid, and Clinical Disease Progression in Cognitively Normal Older Adults. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 57(2), 411-422. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-161019.
  • Harrington, K., Lim, Y., Ames, D., Hassenstab, J., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Salvado, O., Masters, CL., Maruff, P. (2017). Using robust normative data to investigate the neuropsychology of cognitive aging. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 32(2), 142-154. https://doi.org/10.1093/arclin/acw106.
  • Laws, S., Gaskin, S., Woodfield, A., Srikanth, V., Bruce, D., Fraser, P., Porter, T., Newsholme, P., Wijesekara, N., Burnham, S., Dore, V., Li, Q., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Villemagne, V., Martins, R., Verdile, G. (2017). Insulin resistance is associated with reductions in specific cognitive domains and increases in CSF tau in cognitively normal adults. Scientific Reports, 7(1), Article no. 9766. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-09577-4.
  • Cerin, E., Rainey-Smith, S., Ames, D., Lautenschlager, N., Macaulay, S., Fowler, C., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Maruff, P., Martins, R., Masters, C., Ellis, K. (2017). Associations of neighbourhood environment with brain imaging outcomes in the AIBL cohort. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 13(4), 388-398. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jalz.2016.06.2364.
  • Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Verdile, G., Fernando, B., Lim, YY., Harrington, K., Burnham, S., Taddei, K., Masters, C., Macaulay, S., Rowe, C., Ames, D., Maruff, P., Martins, R. (2017). Increased carbohydrate intake is associated with poorer performance in verbal memory and attention in an APOE genotype-dependent manner. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 58(1), 193-201. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-161158.
  • Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Castalanelli, N., Gordon, N., Markovic, S., Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Laws, S., Doecke, J., Shen, K., Martins, R., Peiffer, JJ. (2017). Study protocol of the Intense Physical Activity and Cognition study: The effect of high-intensity exercise training on cognitive function in older adults. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 3(4), 562-570. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trci.2017.09.003.
  • Pietrzak, RH., Laws, S., Lim, YY., Bender, SJ., Porter, T., Doecke, J., Ames, DJ., Fowler, CJ., Masters, CL., Milicic, L., Rainey-Smith, S., Villemagne, VL., Rowe, CC., Martins, R., Maruff, P. (2017). Plasma Cortisol,Brain Amyloid-β, and Cognitive Decline in Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease: A 6-Year Prospective Cohort Study. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 2(1), 45-52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2016.08.006.
  • Harrington, K., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Hassenstab, J., Laws, S., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Salvado, O., Dore, V., Villemagne, V., Snyder, P., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2017). Amyloid β–associated cognitive decline in the absence of clinical disease progression and systemic illness. Alzheimer's and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment and Disease Monitoring, 8(1), 156-164. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dadm.2017.05.006.
  • Lim, YY., Williamson, R., Laws, S., Villemagne, V., Bourgeat, P., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Salvado, O., Martins, R., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2017). Effect of APOE genotype on amyloid deposition, brain volume, and memory in cognitively normal older individuals. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 58(4), 1293-1302. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-170072.

Journal Articles

  • Gupta, V., Doecke, J., Hone, E., Pedrini, S., Laws, S., Thambisetty, M., Bush, A., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Ames, D., Masters, C., Macaulay, SL., Rembach, A., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R. (2016). Plasma apolipoprotein J as a potential biomarker for Alzheimer's disease: Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle study of aging. Alzheimers and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring, 3(2016), 18-26. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dadm.2015.12.001.
  • Kirby, S., Sohrabi, H., Shen, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Weinborn, M., Bates, K., Shah, T., Foster, J., Lenzo, N., Salvado, O., Laske, C., Laws, S., Taddei, K., Verdile, G., Martins, R. (2016). Cerebral Glucose Metabolism is Associated with Verbal but not Visual Memory Performance in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 52(2), 661-672. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-151084.
  • Goozee, K., Shah, T., Sohrabi, H., Rainey-Smith, S., Brown, B., Verdile, G., Martins, R. (2016). Examining the potential clinical value of curcumin in the prevention and diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. British Journal of Nutrition, 115(3), 449-465. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114515004687.
  • Lim, YY., Villemagne, V., Laws, S., Pietrzak, R., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Snyder, P., Bourgeat, P., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2016). Performance on the Cogstate Brief Battery Is Related to Amyloid Levels and Hippocampal Volume in Very Mild Dementia. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 60(3), 362-370. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12031-016-0822-8.
  • Francois, M., Fenech, M., Thomas, P., Hor, M., Rembach, A., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Masters, C., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Macaulay, S., Hill, A., Leifert, W. (2016). High Content, Multi-Parameter Analyses in Buccal Cells to Identify Alzheimer's Disease. Current Alzheimer Research, 13(7), 787-799. https://doi.org/10.2174/1567205013666160315112151.
  • Buckley, R., Maruff, P., Ames, D., Bourgeat, P., Martins, R., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Lautenschlager, N., Rowe, C., Savage, G., Villemagne, V., Ellis, K. (2016). Subjective memory decline predicts greater rates of clinical progression in preclinical Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 12(7), 796-804. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jalz.2015.12.013.
  • Burnham, S., Rowe, C., Baker, D., Bush, A., Doecke, JD., Faux, N., Laws, S., Martins, R., Maruff, P., Macaulay, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Savage, G., Ames, D., Masters, C., Wilson, W., Villemagne, V. (2016). Predicting Alzheimer disease from a blood-based biomarker profile. Neurology, 87(11), 1093-1101. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003094.
  • Rainey-Smith, S., Brown, B., Sohrabi, H., Shah, T., Goozee, K., Gupta, V., Martins, R. (2016). Curcumin and cognition: a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study of community-dwelling older adults. The British Journal of Nutrition: an international journal of nutritional science, 115(12), 2106-2113. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114516001203.
  • Lim, Y., Laws, S., Villemagne, V., Pietrzak, R., Porter, T., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Snyder, P., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Bourgeat, P., Rowe, C., Masters, C., Maruff, P. (2016). Aβ-related memory decline in APOE ε4 non-carriers: Implications for Alzheimer’s disease. Neurology, 86(17), 1635-1642. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000002604.
  • Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R. (2016). Diet and Inflammation in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Chronic Diseases: A Review. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 50(2), 301-334. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-150765.
  • Bird, S., Sohrabi, H., Sutton, T., Weinborn, M., Rainey-Smith, S., Brown, B., Patterson, L., Taddei, K., Gupta, V., Carruthers, M., Lenzo, N., Knuckey, N., Bucks, R., Verdile, G., Martins, R. (2016). Cerebral amyloid-β accumulation and deposition following traumatic brain injury-A narrative review and meta-analysis of animal studies. Neuroscience & Biobehavioural Reviews, 64(2016), 215-228. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.01.004.
  • Brown, B., Rainey-Smith, S., Villemagne, V., Weinborn, M., Bucks, R., Sohrabi, H., Laws, S., Taddei, K., Macaulay, SL., Ames, D., Fowler, C., Maruff, P., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Martins, R. (2016). The relationship between sleep quality and brain amyloid burden. Sleep, 39(5), 1063-1068. https://doi.org/10.5665/sleep.5756.
  • Holmes, S., Esterlis, I., Mazure, C., Lim, YY., Ames, D., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Salvado, O., Dore, V., Villemagne, V., Rowe, C., Laws, S., Masters, C., Maruff, P., Pietrzak, R. (2016). β-Amyloid, APOE and BDNF Genotype, and Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms in Cognitively Normal Older Women and Men. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 24(12), 1191-1195. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jagp.2016.08.007.

Journal Articles

  • Thai, C., Lim, YY., Villemagne, VL., Laws, S., Ames, D., Ellis, KA., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Masters, CL., Rowe, CC., Maruff, P. (2015). Amyloid-Related Memory Decline in Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease is Dependent on APOE ε4 and is Detectable over 18-Months. PLoS One, 10(10), Article number e0139082. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0139082.
  • Rembach, A., Evered, L., Li, Q., Nash, T., Vidaurre, L., Fowler, CJ., Pertile, KK., Rumble, RL., Trounson, BO., Maher, S., Mooney, F., Farrow, M., Taddei, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Laws, S., Macaulay, SL., Wilson, W., Darby, DG., Martins, R., Ames, D., Collins, S., Silbert, B., Masters, CL., Doecke, JD. (2015). Alzheimer's Disease cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers are not influenced by gravity drip or aspiration extraction methodology. Alzheimer's Research and Therapy, 7(2015), Article number 71. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13195-015-0157-7.
  • Li, Q., Villemagne, V., Doecke, J., Rembach, A., Sarros, S., Varghese, S., McGlade, A., Laughton, K., Pertile, K., Fowler, C., Rumble, R., Trounson, B., Taddei, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Laws, S., Robertson, J., Evered, L., Silbert, B., Ellis, K., Rowe, C., Macaulay, S., Darby, D., Martins, R., Ames, D., Masters, C., Collins, S. (2015). Alzheimer’s Disease Normative Cerebrospinal Fluid Biomarkers Validated in PET Amyloid-β Characterized Subjects from the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle (AIBL) study. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 48(1), 175-187. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-150247.
  • Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Barnes, M., Sohrabi, H., Weinborn, M., Lim, Y., Harrington, K., Taddei, K., Gu, Y., Rembach, A., Szoeke, C., Ellis, K., Masters, C., Macaulay, S., Rowe, C., Ames, D., Keogh, J., Scarmeas, N., Martins, R. (2015). Dietary patterns and cognitive decline in an Australian study of ageing. Molecular Psychiatry, 20(7), 860-866. https://doi.org/10.1038/mp.2014.79.
  • Sohrabi, H., Bates, K., Weinborn, M., Bucks, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Rodrigues, M., Bird, S., Brown, B., Beilby, J., Howard, M., Criddle, A., Wraith, M., Taddei, K., Martins, G., Paton, A., Shah, T., Dhaliwal, S., Mehta, P., Foster, J., Martins, I., Lautenschlager, N., Mastaglia, F., Laws, S., Martins, R. (2015). Bone mineral density, adiposity, and cognitive functions. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 7(FEB), Article no. 16. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnagi.2015.00016.
  • Gupta, V., Wilson, A., Burnham, S., Hone, E., Pedrini, S., Laws, S., Lim, F., Rembach, A., Rainey-Smith, S., Ames, D., Cobiac, L., Macaulay, SL., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Bush, A., Martins, R. (2015). Follow-up plasma apolipoprotein E levels in the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle Flagship Study of Ageing (AIBL) cohort. Alzheimer's Research and Therapy, 7(1), Article no.16. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13195-015-0105-6.
  • Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Macaulay, SL., Taddei, K., Rembach, A., Maruff, P., Ellis, K., Masters, C., Rowe, C., Ames, D., Keogh, J., Martins, R. (2015). Comparative analysis of the Cancer Council of Victoria and the online Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation FFQ. The British Journal of Nutrition: an international journal of nutritional science, 114(10), 1683-1693. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114515003335.
  • Creegan, R., Hunt, W., McManus, A., Rainey-Smith, S. (2015). Diet, nutrients and metabolism: cogs in the wheel driving Alzheimer’s disease pathology?. British Journal of Nutrition, 113(10), 1499-1517. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114515000926.
  • Leifert, WR., Tuli, JF., François, M., Nguyen, T., Rembach, A., Rumble, RL., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Fenech, MF. (2015). Buccal cell cytokeratin 14 identifies mild cognitive impairment and alzheimer’s disease in the AIBL study of aging. Current Alzheimer Research, 12(3), 233-241.
  • Sutton, T., Sohrabi, H., Rainey-Smith, S., Bird, S., Weinborn, M., Martins, R. (2015). The role of APOE-ε4 and beta amyloid in the differential rate of recovery from ECT: a review. Translational Psychiatry, 5(e539), 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1038/tp.2015.39.
  • Buckley, R., Saling, M., Ellis, K., Rowe, C., Maruff, P., Macaulay, LS., Martins, R., Masters, C., Savage, G., Rainey-Smith, S., Rembach, A., Ames, D. (2015). Self and informant memory concerns align in healthy memory complainers and in early stages of mild cognitive impairment but separate with increasing cognitive impairment. Age and Ageing, 44(6), 1012-1019. https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afv136.
  • Buckley, RF., Ellis, KA., Ames, D., Rowe, CC., Lautenschlager, NT., Maruff, P., Villemagne, V., Macaulay, SL., Szoeke, C., Martins, R., Masters, CL., Savage, G., Rainey-Smith, S., Rembach, A., Saling, MM. (2015). Phenomenological characterization of memory complaints in preclinical and prodromal Alzheimer's disease. Neuropsychology, 29(4), 571-581. https://doi.org/10.1037/neu0000156.
  • Leifert, WR., Nguyen, T., Rembach, A., Martins, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Masters, CL., Ames, D., Rowe, CC., Macaulay, SL., François, M., Fenech, MF. (2015). Buccal Cell Cytokeratin 14 Correlates with Multiple Blood Biomarkers of Alzheimer's Disease Risk. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 48(2), 443-452. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-150330.

Journal Articles

  • Buckley, R., Saling, M., Irish, M., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Lautenschlager, N., Maruff, P., Macaulay, L., Martins, R., Szoeke, C., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Rembach, A., Savage, G., Ellis, K. (2014). Autobiographical narratives relate to Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers in older adults. International Psychogeriatrics, 26(10), 1737-1746. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610214001136.
  • Rembach, A., Watt, A., Wilson, W., Rainey-Smith, S., Ellis, K., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Macaulay, S., Bush, A., Martins, R., Ames, D., Masters, C., Doecke, J. (2014). An increased neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio in Alzheimer’s disease is a function of age and is weakly correlated with neocortical amyloid accumulation. Journal of Neuroimmunology, 273(1-2), 65-71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jneuroim.2014.05.005.
  • Rembach, A., Faux, N., Watt, A., Pertile, K., Rumble, R., Trounson, B., Fowler, C., Roberts, B., Perez, K., Li, Q., Laws, S., Taddei, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Robertson, J., Vandijck, M., Vanderstichele, H., Barnham, K., Ellis, K., Szoeke, C., Macaulay, L., Rowe, C., Villemagne, V., Ames, D., Martins, R., Bush, A., Masters, C. (2014). Changes in plasma amyloid beta in a longitudinal study of aging and Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 10(1), 53-61. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jalz.2012.12.006.
  • Brown, B., Bourgeat, P., Peiffer, J., Burnham, S., Laws, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Bartres-Faz, D., Villemagne, V., Taddei, K., Rembach, A., Bush, A., Ellis, K., Macaulay, SL., Rowe, C., Ames, D., Masters, C., Maruff, P., Martins, R. (2014). Influence of BDNF Val66Met on the relationship between physical activity and brain volume. Neurology, 83(15), 1345-52. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000000867.
  • Villemagne, V., Dore, V., Yates, P., Brown, B., Mulligan, R., Bourgeat, P., Veljanoski, R., Rainey-Smith, S., Ong, K., Rembach, A., Williams, R., Burnham, S., Laws, S., Salvado, O., Taddei, K., Macaulay, SL., Martins, R., Ames, D., Masters, C., Rowe, C. (2014). En Attendant Centiloid. Advances in Research, 2(12), 723-729. https://doi.org/10.9734/AIR/2014/11599.
  • Ellis, K., Szoeke, C., Bush, A., Darby, D., Graham, P., Lautenschlager, N., Macaulay, L., Martins, R., Maruff, P., Masters, C., McBride, S., Pike, K., Rainey-Smith, S., Rembach, A., Robertson, J., Rowe, C., Savage, G., Villemagne, V., Woodward, M., Wilson, W., Zhang, P., Ames, D. (2014). Rates of diagnostic transition and cognitive change at 18-month follow-up among 1,112 participants in the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle Flagship Study of Ageing (AIBL). International Psychogeriatrics, 26(4), 543-554. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610213001956.
  • Buckley, R., Saling, M., Irish, M., Ames, D., Rowe, C., Lautenschlager, N., Maruff, P., Macaulay, SL., Martins, R., Masters, C., Rainey-Smith, S., Rembach, A., Savage, G., Szoeke, C., Ellis, K. (2014). Personal memory function in mild cognitive impairment and subjective memory complaints: Results from the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers, and Lifestyle (AIBL) study of ageing. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 40(3), 551-561. https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-131820.

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. https://doi.org/10.1038/tp.2012.150.
  • Brown, B., Peiffer, J., Taddei, K., Lui, J., Laws, S., Gupta, V., Taddei, T., Ward, V., Rodrigues, M., Burnham, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Villemagne, V., Bush, A., Ellis, K., Masters, C., Ames, D., Macaulay, L., Szoeke, C., Rowe, C., Martins, R. (2013). Physical activity and amyloid-β plasma and brain levels: results from the Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle Study of Ageing. Molecular Psychiatry, 18(8), 875-881. https://doi.org/10.1038/mp.2012.107.
  • Kirby, S., Rainey-Smith, S., Keogh, J., Mathieson, S., Martins, R. (2013). Dietary Patterns Associated with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Chronic Disease Risk: A Review. Alzheimer's Disease & Parkinsonism, Special(2013), online.
  • Ellis, KA., Rainey-Smith, S., Rembach, A., Macaulay, SL., Villemagne, VL. (2013). Enabling a multidisciplinary approach to the study of ageing and Alzheimer's disease: An update from the Australian Imaging Biomarkers and Lifestyle (AIBL) study. International Review of Psychiatry, 25(6), 699-710. https://doi.org/10.3109/09540261.2013.870136.
  • Carrillo, M., Rowe, C., Szoeke, C., Masters, C., Ames, D., O'Meara, T., Macaulay, SL., Milner, A., Ellis, K., Maruff, P., Rainey-Smith, S., Martins, R., Bain, L., Head, R. (2013). Research and standardization in Alzheimer's trials: Reaching international consensus. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 9(2), 160-168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jalz.2012.10.006.
  • 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.

Journal Articles

  • Kirby, S., Gu, Y., Rainey-Smith, S., Keogh, JB., Clifton, PM., Mathieson, SL., Taddei, K., Mondal, A., Ward, V., Scarmeas, N., Barnes, M., Ellis, K., Head, R., Masters, C0., Ames, D., Macaulay, S0., Rowe, C0., Szoeke, C., Martins, R. (2012). Adherence to a Mediterranean diet and Alzheimer's disease risk in an Australian population. Translational Psychiatry, 2(2012), e164. https://doi.org/10.1038/tp.2012.91.
  • 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. https://doi.org/10.1038/tp.2012.118.

Research Projects

  • E-DADS: Early Detection of Alzheimer s Disease Subtypes, National Health and Medical Research Council, Boosting Dementia Research Grants Scheme, 2020 ‑ 2024, $422,617.
  • Sleep Improvement: A Preventative Therapy to Reduce Risk of Cognitive Decline, Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation, Scholarships to support Industry Engagement PhD Projects, 2020 ‑ 2024, $100,000.
  • Improving sleep to promote healthy brain aging: an intervention study , Alzheimer's Association USA, Alzheimer's Association Research Grant, 2019 ‑ 2022, $220,992.
  • AIBL: Agreement with Biogen for provision of AIBL Data and samples, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Grant, 2016 ‑ 2022, $3,108,475.
  • WA Memory Study (WAMS), Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation, McCusker Alzheimer's Research Foundation - Grant, 2019 ‑ 2021, $236,746.
  • Genetic and lifestyle susceptibility and resilience factors affecting rates of change in preclinical Alzheimer's Disease, National Health and Medical Research Council, Project Grants, 2019 ‑ 2021, $940,788.
  • Improving sleep to prevent Alzheimer's disease, BrightFocus Foundation, Alzheimer's Disease Research - Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards, 2018 ‑ 2021, $319,150.
  • Validation of a modified dietary questionnaire for use in Alzheimer’s disease research, Edith Cowan University, School of Medical and Health Sciences Research Grant Scheme 2017, 2017 ‑ 2018, $9,997.
  • The contribution of sleep factors to healthy cognitive ageing: longitudinal and intervention studies of cognition and neuroimaging, Department of Health WA, Near Miss Merit Awards, 2017 ‑ 2018, $75,000.
  • The contribution of sleep factors to healthy cognitive ageing: A pilot sleep-specific cognitive behavioural intervention study, Equity Trustees Limited, Mason Foundation National Medical Program (funded by the J. J. Mason & H.S. Williams Memorial Foundation), 2017 ‑ 2018, $60,000.
  • Development and refinement of methods for early and specific diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, quantification of rates of change in the pathological processes and determination of the resultant effects on cognition., Fil Foundation, Grant, 2015 ‑ 2017, $417,506.
  • Impact of genetics on the effect that modifiable lifestyle factors have on rates of change in Alzheimers Disease, Equity Trustees Limited, Mason Foundation National Medical Program (funded by the J. J. Mason & H.S. Williams Memorial Foundation), 2016 ‑ 2017, $55,370.
  • The effect of high-intensity exercise on Alzheimer’s disease-related gene expression, Brain Foundation, Research Gifts Program, 2017, $39,875.
  • Short chain fatty acids are a useful therapy for the treatment of Alzheimer's Disease. , Hollywood Private Hospital Research Foundation, Grant, 2013 ‑ 2016, $20,000.
  • Progressing the clinical neuropsychological phenotype of Alzheimer's disease., Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Grant, 2014 ‑ 2015, $85,000.
  • CSIRO/Janssen AIBL Neuroscience Program, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Janssen Neuroscience Program, 2014 ‑ 2015, $200,000.
  • A study of the kinetics of biomarkers and their presumptive relationship with brain amyloid , Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Araclon Biotech , 2014 ‑ 2015, $132,200.
  • Effects of Latrepirdine on beta amyloid clearance, aggregation and neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s disease, Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation, Australian Alzheimer's Research Foundation - Sponsorship, 2014 ‑ 2015, $12,555.
  • A Pilot Clinical Study to Evaluate the Potential of AMLAMAX™ (Emblica Officinalis) Extract on Raising HDL-Cholesterol Levels and Decreasing Plasma Amyloid beta (Aβ) Levels in a Perth Memory, Hollywood Private Hospital Research Foundation, Grant, 2010 ‑ 2014, $14,760.
  • AIBL Carer Extension Study (ACES), Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Wyeth Caregiver Study, 2013 ‑ 2014, $78,396.
  • Investigation of Biomarkers of Disease State in Alzheimer's Disease and Non-AD Dementias, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Merck Sharp and Dohme Corpe Grant, 2011 ‑ 2014, $265,000.
  • The Australian Imaging, Biomarker and Lifestyle Study of Ageing - Round 2, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Science Industry Endowment Fund Agreement, 2010 ‑ 2013, $2,013,000.
  • Evaluation of the protective benefit of leisure-time physical activity for the prevention of Alzheimer's disease in older adults, Edith Cowan University, ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant, 2010 ‑ 2012, $24,750.

Research Student Supervision

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The impact of the interaction between SITR1 and lifestyle factors on Alzheimer's Disease risk and related phenotypes

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Potential Role of Dietary Nitrate in relation To Cognition, Cognitive Decline and Dementia

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Investigation of the role of amla in modulating cholesterol metabolism, and understanding its mechanism of action in reducing alzheimer's risk
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Impact of nutrition on cognition and its association with blood and brain alzheimer disease related biomarkers
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