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Ballerini et al (2020) Quantitative measurements of enlarged perivascular spaces in the brain are associated with retinal microvascular parameters in older community-dwelling subjects

Stringer et al (2020). A Review of Translational Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Human and Rodent Experimental Models of Small Vessel Disease.

Zhang et al (2020). The Application of Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Cerebral Small Vessel Disease, Ischemic Stroke, and Dementia: A Systematic Review.

Hablitz et al (2020) Circadian control of brain glymphatic and lymphatic fluid flow

Xue et al (2020) In vivo T1 mapping for quantifying glymphatic system transport and cervical lymph node drainage


Lee et al (2020) Diffuse white matter loss in a transgenic rat model of cerebral amyloid angiopathy ​​​​​

Ramirez et al (2020) Ontario Neurodegenerative Disease Research Initiative (ONDRI): Structural MRI Methods and Outcome Measures


Rachmadi et al (2020) Automatic spatial estimation of white matter hyperintensities evolution in brain MRI using disease evolution predictor deep neural networks

Carare et al (2020) Clearance of interstitial fluid (ISF) and CSF (CLIC) group—part of Vascular Professional Interest Area (PIA): Cerebrovascular disease and the failure of elimination of Amyloid-β from the brain and retina with age and Alzheimer’s disease-Opportunities for Therapy

Zhao & Zlokovic (2020) Therapeutic TVs for Crossing Barriers in the Brain

Mestre et al (2020) The Brain's Glymphatic System: Current Controversies


Bernal et al (2020) Examining the relationship between semiquantitative methods analysing concentration-time and enhancement-time curves from dynamic-contrast enhanced magnetic resonance imaging and cerebrovascular dysfunction in small vessel disease

Clancy et al (2020) Rationale and design of a longitudinal study of cerebral small vessel diseases, clinical and imaging outcomes in patients presenting with mild ischaemic stroke: Mild Stroke Study 3 

Kisler et al (2020) Building vascular roadmaps: A novel toolset for visualizing and annotating whole mouse brain vasculature

Sweeney et al (2020) A novel sensitive assay for detection of a biomarker of pericyte injury in cerebrospinal fluid

Aydin et al (2020) Transfer functions linking neural calcium to single voxel functional ultrasound signal



Arba et al (2020) Improving Clinical Detection of Acute Lacunar Stroke: Analysis From the IST-3.

Jochems et al (2020) Relationship Between Venules and Perivascular Spaces in Sporadic Small Vessel Diseases.

Blair et al (2020) Intracranial hemodynamic relationships in patients with cerebral small vessel disease

Asanad et al (2020) Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness predicts CSF amyloid/tau before cognitive decline

Montagne et al (2020) APOE4 leads to blood-brain barrier dysfunction predicting cognitive decline


Wardlaw et al (2020) Protocol: The Lacunar Intervention Trial 2 (LACI-2). A trial of two repurposed licenced drugs to prevent progression of cerebral small vessel disease

Rachmadi et al (2020) Automatic Spatial Estimation of White Matter Hyperintensities Evolution in Brain MRI using Disease Evolution Predictor Deep Neural Networks

Sweeney et al (2020) A novel sensitive assay for detection of a biomarker of pericyte injury in cerebrospinal fluid

Montagne et al (2020) APOE4 leads to blood–brain barrier dysfunction predicting cognitive decline

Habriat et al (2020)  CADASIL: yesterday, today, tomorrow

Nelson et al (2020) Channelrhodopsin Excitation Contracts Brain Pericytes and Reduces Blood Flow in the Aging Mouse Brain in vivo


Blair et. al. (2020) Cerebral small vessel disease: Potential interventions for prevention and treatment; Chapter available in book Stroke in the Older Person

Montagne et al. (2020) APOE4 Accelerates Development of Dementia After Stroke: Is There a Role for Cerebrovascular Dysfunction?

Reeves et al. (2020) Glymphatic System Impairment in Alzheimer’s Disease and Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Wardlaw et al (2020) Perivascular spaces in the brain: anatomy, physiology and pathology

Mestre et al (2020) Cerebrospinal fluid influx drives acute ischemic tissue swelling

Ratelade et al (2020) Reducing Hypermuscularization of the Transitional Segment Between Arterioles and Capillaries Protects Against Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage


Hamilton et al. (2020) Cognitive impairments in sporadic cerebral small vessel disease (SVD): a systematic review and meta-analysis of cohorts with stroke, dementia and non-clinical presentations of SVD

Wardlaw et al. (2020) Perivascular spaces in the brain: anatomy, physiology and pathology

Kisler et al. (2020) Acute Ablation of Cortical Pericytes Leads to Rapid Neurovascular Uncoupling

Bernal et al. (2020) Analysis of dynamic texture and spatial spectral descriptors of dynamic contrast-enhanced brain magnetic resonance images for studying small vessel disease

Koundal et al. (2020) Optimal Mass Transport with Lagrangian Workflow Reveals Advective and Diffusion Driven Solute Transport in the Glymphatic System

Koundal et al. (2020) Publisher Correction: Optimal Mass Transport with Lagrangian Workflow Reveals Advective and Diffusion Driven Solute Transport in the Glymphatic System


Whitney et. al. (2020). White matter hyperintensities mediate the association between blood-brain barrier leakage and information processing speed

Shi et al. (2020) Small vessel disease is associated with altered cerebrovascular pulsatility but not resting cerebral blood flow.

Koundal et. al. (2020) Supplementary Information for “Optimal Mass Transport with Lagrangian Workflow Reveals Advective and Diffusion Driven Solute Transport in the Glymphatic System”.

Aribisala et. al. (2020) Sleep and brain morphological changes in the eighth decade of life

Mestre et al. (2020) Cerebrospinal fluid influx drives acute ischemic tissue swelling

Valdés Hernández et al. (2020) The striatum, the hippocampus, and short-term memory binding: Volumetric analysis of the subcortical grey matter's role in mild cognitive impairment

Ballerini et al (2020). Computational quantification of brain perivascular space morphologies: Associations with vascular risk factors and white matter hyperintensities. A study in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936




Ballerini et. al. (2019) Computational quantification of brain perivascular space morphologies: associations with vascular risk factors and white matter hyperintensities. A study in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936: Perivascular spaces associations

Tianye et. al. (2019) Epigenome-wide meta-analysis of blood DNA methylation and its association with subcortical volumes: findings from the ENIGMA Epigenetics Working Group

Robertson et al. (2019) Cerebrovascular Pulsatility During Rest and Exercise Reflects Hemodynamic Impairment in Stroke and Cerebral Small Vessel Disease

Wardlaw, et. al. (2019). Perivascular Spaces in the Brain: Anatomy, Physiology, and Contributions to Pathology of Brain Diseases

Appleton et al. (2019) Imaging markers of small vessel disease and brain frailty, and outcomes in acute stroke

Montagne et al. (2019) Undetectable gadolinium brain retention in individuals with an age-dependent blood-brain barrier breakdown in the hippocampus and mild cognitive impairment

Zhang et al. (2019) Cerebral oxygenation during locomotion is modulated by respiration


Appleton et.al. (2019) Imaging markers of small vessel disease and 'brain frailty' and outcomes in acute stroke

Bernal et al. (2019) Analysis of dynamic texture and spatial spectral descriptors of dynamic contrast-enhanced brain magnetic resonance images for studying small vessel disease

Gattringer et.al. (2019) Predictors of Lesion Cavitation After Recent Small Subcortical Stroke

Habote et.al. (2019) Cohort profile for the STratifying Resilience and Depression Longitudinally (STRADL) study: A depression-focused investigation of Generation Scotland, using detailed clinical, cognitive, and neuroimaging assessments 

Valdés Hernández et. al. (2019) Brain Network Measures and Spatial Lesion Distribution in a Sample of 47 Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Shukuru & Valdés Hernández (2019) Systematic Review of the Literature on Definitions and Characterisation of MS Lesions

El-Tawil et. al. (2019) Observer Agreement on Computed Tomography Perfusion Imaging in Acute Ischemic Stroke

Rajani et al. (2019) Blood brain barrier leakage is not a consistent feature of white matter lesions in CADASIL


Babos et. al. (2019) Mitigating Antagonism between Transcription and Proliferation Allows Near-Deterministic Cellular Reprogramming

de Guio et. al. (2019) Brain atrophy in cerebral small vessel diseases: Extent, consequences, technical limitations and perspectives: The HARNESS initiative

Satizabal et.al. (2019) Genetic architecture of subcortical brain structures in 38,851 individuals


Meng et. al. (2019) Glymphatics Visualization afterFocused Ultrasound-InducedBlood–Brain Barrier Openingin Humans

Hachinski et al. (2019) Preventing dementia by preventing stroke: The Berlin Manifesto.

Atwi et al. (2019) Cardiac-Related Pulsatility in the Insula Is Directly Associated With Middle Cerebral Artery Pulsatility Index


Hachinski et al. (2019) Special topic section: linkages among cerebrovascular, cardiovascular, and cognitive disorders: Preventing dementia by preventing stroke: The Berlin Manifesto.

Joutel A (2019) Prospects for Diminishing the Impact of Nonamyloid Small-Vessel Diseases of the Brain

Mortensen et. al. (2019) Impaired Glymphatic Transport in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats

Roche et. al. (2019) In vivo imaging with a water immersion objective affects brain temperature, blood flow and oxygenation.


Appleton et.al. (2019) Effects of Isosorbide Mononitrate and/or Cilostazol on Hematological Markers, Platelet Function, and Hemodynamics in Patients With Lacunar Ischaemic Stroke: Safety Data From the Lacunar Intervention-1 (LACI-1) Trial

Aribisala et al. (2019) Sleep and brain morphological changes in the eighth decade of life

Harris et. al. (2019) Neurology-related protein biomarkers are associated with cognitive ability and brain volume in older age

Hachinski et al. (2019) Preventing dementia by preventing stroke: The Berlin Manifesto.

Hillary et. al. (2019) An epigenetic predictor of death captures multi-modal measures of brain health

Muñoz Maniega et.al. (2019) Spatial Gradient of Microstructural Changes in Normal-Appearing White Matter in Tracts Affected by White Matter Hyperintensities in Older Age

Sweeney et. al. (2019) In Vivo Imaging of Cerebrospinal Fluid Transport through the Intact Mouse Skull using Fluorescence Macroscopy

Wardlaw et. al. (2019) Small vessel disease: mechanisms and clinical implications

Shi et al. (2019) Identification and therapeutic rescue of autophagosome and glutamate receptor defects in C9ORF72 and sporadic ALS neurons

Nikolakopoulou et al. (2019) Pericyte loss leads to circulatory failure and pleiotrophin depletion causing neuron loss


Blair et.al. (2019) Tolerability, safety and intermediary pharmacological effects of cilostazol and isosorbide mononitrate, alone and combined, in patients with lacunar ischaemic stroke: The LACunar Intervention-1 (LACI-1) trial, a randomised clinical trial

Chaigneau et. al. (2019) Unbiased Analysis Method for Measurement of Red Blood Cell Size and Velocity With Laser Scanning Microscopy

Nikolakopoulou et. al. (2019) Pericyte loss leads to circulatory failure and pleiotrophin depletion causing neuron loss

Thrippleton et.al. (2019) Quantifying blood-brain barrier leakage in small vessel disease: Review and consensus recommendations

Valdés Hernández et. al. (2019) Perivascular spaces in the centrum semiovale at the beginning of the 8th decade of life: effect on cognition and associations with mineral deposition.

Armstrong et. al. (2019) Common genetic variation indicates separate etiologies for periventricular and deep white matter hyperintensities


Debette et. al. (2019) Fourth European stroke science workshop

McHutchison et.al. (2019) Stability of Estimated Premorbid Cognitive Ability over Time after Minor Stroke and Its Relationship with Post-Stroke Cognitive Ability.

Wardlaw, Smith and Dichgans (2019) Lancet Neurol. Small vessel disease: mechanisms and clinical implications.


Blair et al. (2019) EClinicalMedicine. Tolerability, safety and intermediary pharmacological effects of cilostazol and isosorbide mononitrate, alone and combined, in patients with lacunar ischaemic stroke: The LACunar Intervention-1 (LACI-1) trial, a randomised clinical trial

Thrippleton et al. (2019). Alzheimer's and Dementia. Quantifying blood-brain barrier leakage in small vessel disease: Review and consensus recommendation

Mutsaerts et al. (2019). Brain. Cerebral perfusion changes in presymptomatic genetic frontotemporal dementia: a GENFI study.

Desmarais et al. (2019) J of Neurology, Neurosurgery& Psychiatry. Therapeutic trial design for frontotemporal dementia and related disorders.

Benveniste et al. (2019) Anesth Analg. Glymphatic System Function in Relation to Anesthesia and Sleep States.

Koundal et al. (2019). Neuroscience. Brain Morphometry and Longitudinal Relaxation Time of Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats (SHRs) in Early and Intermediate Stages of Hypertension Investigated by 3D VFA-SPGR MRI.

Zeng et al. (2019). Cell Rep. TRIM9-Mediated Resolution of Neuroinflammation Confers Neuroprotection upon Ischemic Stroke in Mice.

Lindekleiv et al. (2019). Stroke. Percutaneous Vascular Interventions Versus Intravenous Thrombolytic Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke.

McHutchison et al. (2019) J of Neurology, Neurosurgery& Psychiatry. Functional, cognitive and physical outcomes 3 years after minor lacunar or cortical ischaemic stroke.

Bath et al. (2019). Baseline characteristics of the 1149 patients recruited into the Rapid Intervention with Glyceryl trinitrate in Hypertensive stroke Trial-2 (RIGHT-2) randomized controlled trial.

Humphreys et al. (2019) A protocol for precise comparisons of small vessel disease lesions between ex vivo magnetic resonance imaging and histopathology.

Mishra et al. (2019) Association of variants in HTRA1 and NOTCH3 with MRI-defined extremes of cerebral small vessel disease in older subjects.

Weaver et al. (2019) The Meta VCI Map consortium for meta-analyses on strategic lesion locations for vascular cognitive impairment using lesion-symptom mapping: Design and multicenter pilot study


Anderson  et al. (2019) Intensive blood pressure reduction with intravenous thrombolysis therapy for acute ischaemic stroke (ENCHANTED): an international, randomised, open-label, blinded-endpoint, phase 3 trial.

Atwi et al. (2019) NMR Biomed. BOLD-based cerebrovascular reactivity vascular transfer function isolates amplitude and timing responses to better characterize cerebral small vessel disease.

Boido et al. (2019) Nat Commun Mesoscopic and microscopic imaging of sensory responses in the same animal.

Munk et al. (2019) Cell Rep. PDGF-B Is Required for Development of the Glymphatic System.

Ortiz-Ramon et al. (2019). Comput Med Imaging Graph. Identification of the presence of ischaemic stroke lesions by means of texture analysis on brain magnetic resonance images.

Valdes Hernandez et al. (2019) Int J Mol Sci. Association between Striatal Brain Iron Deposition, Microbleeds and Cognition 1 Year After a Minor Ischaemic Stroke.

Cox et al. (2019) Eur Heart J. Associations between vascular risk factors and brain MRI indices in UK Biobank.

Fetit et al. (2019) Sci Rep. A multimodal approach to cardiovascular risk stratification in patients with type 2 diabetes incorporating retinal, genomic and clinical features.

Georgakis et al. (2019)  WMH and long-term outcomes in ischemic stroke: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Zeng et al. (2019) TRIM9-Mediated Resolution of Neuroinflammation Confers Neuroprotection upon Ischemic Stroke in Mice


Sun et al. (2019)Lithium Carbonate in a Poststroke Population: Exploratory Analyses of Neuroanatomical and Cognitive Outcomes.

Duchesne et al. (2019)  The Canadian Dementia Imaging Protocol: Harmonizing National Cohorts.

Auriat et al. (2019).  The Impact of Covert Lacunar Infarcts and White Matter Hyperintensities on Cognitive and Motor Outcomes After Stroke.

Rungta et al. (2019) Vascular Compartmentalization of Functional Hyperemia from the Synapse to the Pia.

Cai et al. (2019).  Panoptic imaging of transparent mice reveals whole-body neuronal projections and skull-meninges connections.

Sagare et al. (2019).   Prion Protein Antagonists Rescue Alzheimer's Amyloid-β-Related Cognitive Deficits.

Lazic et al. (2019)3K3A-activated protein C blocks amyloidogenic BACE1 pathway and improves functional outcome in mice.

Francis et al. (2019) Perivascular spaces and their associations with risk factors, clinical disorders and neuroimaging features: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Thrippleton et al. (2019).  MRI Relaxometry for Quantitative Analysis of USPIO Uptake in Cerebral Small Vessel Disease.

Smith et al. (2019)  Harmonizing brain magnetic resonance imaging methods for vascular contributions to neurodegeneration.

Hablitz et al (2019)  Increased glymphatic influx is correlated with high EEG delta power and low heart rate in mice under anesthesia.

Appleton et al. (2019) Effect of Glyceryl Trinitrate on Hemodynamics in Acute Stroke.


Sweeney et al. (2019). Alzheimers Dement. Vascular dysfunction-The disregarded partner of Alzheimer's disease.

Sweeney et al. (2019). Physiol Rev. Blood-Brain Barrier: From Physiology to Disease and Back.

Demiral et al. (2019) Neuroimage.  Apparent diffusion coefficient changes in human brain during sleep - Does it inform on the existence of a glymphatic system?

Ramos et al. (2019) Methods Mol Biol. Cisterna Magna Injection in Rats to Study Glymphatic Function.

Rehm et al. (2019) Alzheimers Res Ther. Alcohol use and dementia: a systematic scoping review. PMID: 30611304

Dey et al. (2019). Neurobiol Aging. Cognitive hereterogeneity among community-dwelling older adults with cerebral small vessel disease. PMID: 30875655

Mikhael et al. (2019) Manually-parcellated gyral data accounting for all known anatomical variability.

Ulas et al. (2019) Convolutional Neural Networks for Direct Inference of Pharmacokinetic Parameters: Application to Stroke Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI.

Chauhan et al. (2019) Genetic and lifestyle risk factors for MRI-defined brain infarcts in a population-based setting.

Wiseman et al. (2019).  Longitudinal multi-centre brain imaging studies: guidelines and practical tips for accurate and reproducible imaging endpoints and data sharing.

Wardlaw and Bath (2019) Stroke research in 2018: extended time windows, refined benefit, and lifestyle prevention targets.




Davis et al. (2018). Am J Pathol. A Novel Transgenic Rat Model of Robust Cerebral Microvascular Amyloid with Prominent Vasculopathy.

Mestre et al. (2018) Elife. Aquaporin-4-dependent glymphatic solute transport in the rodent brain.

Plog et al. (2018) JCI Insight. Transcranial optical imaging reveals a pathway for optimizing the delivery of immunotherapeutics to the brain.

Franceschini et al. (2018) GWAS and colocalization analyses implicate carotid intima-media thickness and carotid plaque loci in cardiovascular outcomes.


Yu et al. (2018) Transl Stroke Res. Soluble Epoxide Hydrolase-Derived Linoleic Acid Oxylipins in Serum Are Associated with Periventricular White Matter Hyperintensities and Vascular Cognitive Impairment.

Malik et al. (2018) Neurorehabil Neural Repair. Subcortical Brain Involvement Is Associated With Impaired Performance on the Psychomotor Vigilance Task After Minor Stroke.

Bergeron et al. (2018). Ann Neurol. Prevalence of amyloid-β pathology in distinct variants of primary progressive aphasia.

Mestre et al. (2018) Nat Commun. Flow of cerebrospinal fluid is driven by arterial pulsations and is reduced in hypertension.

Rasmussen, Mestre and Nedergaard (2018). Lancet Neurology. 17(11):1016-1024. The glymphatic pathway in neurological disorders. Access here

Godolphin et al. (2018) Central masked adjudication of stroke diagnosis at trial entry offered no advantage over diagnosis by local clinicians: Secondary analysis and simulation.

Gibson et al. (2018) Potentially serious incidental findings on brain and body magnetic resonance imaging of apparently asymptomatic adults: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Mair et al. (2018) Effect of IV alteplase on the ischemic brain lesion at 24-48 hours after ischemic stroke.

Jia et. al. (2018) Epigenome-wide meta-analysis of blood DNA methylation and its association with subcortical volumes: findings from the ENIGMA Epigenetics Working Group


Ma et al. (2018). Mol Neurodegener. Blood-brain barrier-associated pericytes internalize and clear aggregated amyloid-β42 by LRP1-dependent apolipoprotein E isoform-specific mechanism.

Sweeney et al. (2018) Nat Neurosci. The role of brain vasculature in neurodegenerative disorders.

Lindekleiv et al. (2018) Percutaneous vascular interventions versus intravenous thrombolytic treatment for acute ischaemic stroke.

Alloza et al. (2018) Polygenic risk score for schizophrenia and structural brain connectivity in older age: A longitudinal connectome and tractography study.

Alhusaini et al. (2018) Association between carotid atheroma and cerebral cortex structure at age 73 years.

Blair et al. (2018). Tolerability, Safety and Intermediary Pharmacological Effects of Cilostazol and Isosorbide Mononitrate, Alone and Combined, in Patients with Lacunar Ischaemic Stroke: The LACunar Intervention-1 (LACI-1) Trial


Brown et. al. (2018) Understanding the role of the perivascular space in cerebral small vessel disease

Sapkota et al. (2018) Alzheimers Res Ther  Clinical dementia severity associated with ventricular size is differentially moderated by cognitive reserve in men and women.

Lim et al. (2018) PLoS Med. Seasonal plasticity of cognition and related biological measures in adults with and without Alzheimer disease: Analysis of multiple cohorts.

Elkin et al. (2018) Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv. GlymphVIS: Visualizing Glymphatic Transport Pathways Using Regularized Optimal Transport.

Voljinovic et al. (2018) Genome-wide association study of 23,500 individuals identifies 7 loci associated with brain ventricular volume.


Madru et al. (2018) Cancer Biother Radiopharm. Simultaneous Preclinical Positron Emission Tomography-Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study of Lymphatic Drainage of Chelator-Free 64Cu-Labeled Nanoparticles.

Pelligrini et al. (2018) Alzheimers Dement. Machine learning of neuroimaging for assisted diagnosis of cognitive impairment and dementia: A systematic review.

Sweeney and Zlokovic (2018). Nature News and Views. 560(7717): 172-174. A lymphatic waste-disposal system implicated in Alzheimer's disease. PMID: 30076374

Zukotynski et al. (2018). AJR Am J Roentgenol. 211(2):246-259. PET/CT of Dementia. PMID: 29949415

Gibson et al. (2018) Post-mortem magnetic resonance imaging in patients with suspected prion disease: Pathological confirmation, sensitivity, specificity and observer reliability. A national registry.


Lipsman et al. (2018) Nat commun. Blood-brain barrier opening in Alzheimer's disease using MR-guided focused ultrasound.

Aalling et al. (2018). Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 18(9):57. Cerebral Metabolic Changes During Sleep. PMID: 30014344

Backhouse et al. (2018) PLoS One. 13(7):e0200525. Cognitive ability, education and socioeconomic status in childhood and risk of post-stroke depression in later life: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PMID: 30011299

Benveniste et al. (2018). Genontology 11:1-14. The glymphatic system and waste clearance with brain aging. PMID: 29996134

Freedman et al. (2018) Alzheimers Res Ther 10(1):65. The Toronto Cognitive Assessment (TorCA): normative data and validation to detect amnestic mild cognitive impairment. PMID: 30021658

Griffin et al. (2018) Blood. 132(2):159-169. Activated protein C, protease activated receptor 1, and neuroprotection. PMID: 29866816

Jian et al (2018) Stroke. Exome Chip Analysis Identifies Low-Frequency and Rare Variants in MRPL38 for White Matter Hyperintensities on Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging. PMID: 30002152

Rajani et al. (2018) Science translational medicine. Reversal of endothelial dysfunction reduces white matter vulnerability in cerebral small vessel disease in rats. Access here

Wardlaw (2018) Stroke. 49(7):1770-1775. William M. Feinberg Award for Excellence in Clinical Stroke: Small Vessel Disease; a Big Problem, But Fixable. PMID: 29895535

Wiseman et al. (2018) Lupus. 27(8):1329-1337. Cognitive function, disease burden and the structural connectome in systemic lupus erythematosus. PMID: 29722629

Zellner et al. (2018) CADASIL brain vessels show a HTRA1 loss-of-function profile.


Ida et al. (2018) Br J Anaesth 120(6):1245-1254. Protection of cerebral microcirculation, mitochondrial function, and electrocortical activity by small-volume resuscitation with terlipressin in a rat model of harmorrhagic shock. PMID: 29793592

Kisler et al. (2018) Nat Protoc 13(6):1377-1402. In vivo imaging and analysis of cerebrovascular hemodynamic responses and tissue oxygenation in the mouse brain. PMID: 29844521

Lam et al. (2018) Sci Rep 8(1):9480. Variability in stroke motor outcome is explained by structural and functional integrity of the motor system. PMID: 29930399

Pottier et al. (2018) Lancet Neurol. 17(6):548-558. Potential genetic modifiers of disease risk and age at onset in patients with frontotemporal lobar degeneration adn GRN mutations: a genome-wide association study. PMID: 2972492


Bernhardt et al. (2018) Stroke. 49(5):e174-199. Advances in Stroke 2017. PMID: 29669874

Brown et al. (2018) Cardiovasc Res. Understanding the role of the perivascular space in cerebral small vessel disease. PMID: 29726891

Cox et al. (2018) Neurobiol of Aging. Longitudinal serum S100β and brain ageing in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936. 

Fujioka et al. (2018) Ann N Y Acad Sci. The effects of music-supported therapy on motor, cognitive, and psychosocial functions in chronic stroke. PMID: 29797585

Loos et al. (2018) Stroke. 49(5):1183-1188. Long-Term Morphological Changes of Symptomatic Lacunar Infarcts and Surrounding White Matter on Structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging. PMID: 29567763

Saeed et al. (2018) Alzheimers Dement. APOE-ε4 associates with hippocampal volume, learning, and memort across the spectrum of Alzheimer's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies. PMID: 29782824 

Wong et al. (2018) Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 33(5):729-734. Converting MMSE to MoCA and MoCA 5-minute protocol in an educationally heterogeneous sample with stroke or transient ischemic attack. PMID: 29292529

Xavier et al. (2018) J Vis Exp. Cannula Implantation into the Cisterna Magna of Rodents. PMID: 29889209


Bailey et al. (2018) Clin Sci (Lond). Effects of dietary salt on gene and protein expression in brain tissue of a model of sporadic small vessel disease. PMID: 29632138

Dawe et al. (2018) J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 73(5):636-642. Association Between Quantitative Gait and Balance Measures and Total Daily Physical Activity in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. PMID: 28957994

Horsburgh et al. (2018) Clin Sci (Lond). 132(8):851-868. Small vessels, dementia and chronic diseases - molecular mechanisms and pathophysiology. PMID: 29712883

Lewis et al. (2018). Neuroimage. 176:22-28. Widespread associations between trait conscientiousness and thickness of brain cortical regions. PMID: 29665419

Makaryus et al. (2018) Anesthesiology. Noninvasive Tracking of Anesthesia Neurotoxicity in the Developing Rodent Brain. PMID: 29688900

Ratelade et al. (2018) J Pathol. 244(4):408-420. Severity of arterial defects in the retina correlates with the burden of intracerebral haemorrhage in COL4A1-related stroke. PMID: 29266233

Shokri-Kojori et al. (2018) Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 115(17):4483-4488. β-Amyloid accumulation in the human brain after one night of sleep deprivation. PMID: 29632177


Berezuk et al. (2018) Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 33(3):517-522. Managing money matters: Managing finances is associated with functional independence in MCI. PMID: 29076183

Ferguson et al. (2018) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. Visual Rating Scales of White Matter Hyperintensities and Atrophy: Comparison of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. PMID: 29576397

Makin et al. (2017) European Stroke Journal. The effect of different combinations of vascular, dependency and cognitive endpoints on the sample size required to detect a treatment effect in trials of treatments to improve outcome after lacunar and non-lacunar ischaemic stroke. Access here

McGrory et al. (2018) Transl Vis Sci Technol. 7(2):12. Towards Standardization of Quantitative Retinal Vascular Parameters: Comparison of SIVA and VAMPIRE Measurements in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936. PMID: 29600120

Montagne et al. (2018) Nat Med. 24(3):326-337Pericyte degeneration causes white matter dysfunction in the mouse central nervous system. PMID: 29400711

Rodrigues et al. (2018) Lancet Neurol. 17(3):232-240. The Edinburgh CT and genetic diagnostic criteria for lobar intracerebral haemorrhage associated with cerebral amyloid angiopathy: model development and diagnostic test accuracy study. PMID: 29331631

Skrobot et al. (2018) Alzheimers Dement. 14(3):280-292. Progress toward standardized diagnosis of vascular cognitive impairment: Guidelines from the Vascular Impairment of Cognition Classification Consensus Study. PMID: 29055812

Sweeney et al. (2018) Nat Rev Neurol. 14(3):133-150. Blood-brain barrier breakdown in Alzheimer disease and other neurodegenerative disorders. PMID: 29377008

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Danso et al. (2017) MAPPING: MAnagement and Processing of Images for Population ImagiNG (Fronteirs eBook). Developing an Integrated Image Bank and Metadata for Large-scale Research in Cerebrovascular Disease: Our Experience from the Stroke Image Bank Project. Download here

Dickie et al. (2017) MAPPING: MAnagement and Processing of Images for Population ImagiNG (Fronteirs eBook). 5 Whole Brain Magnetic Resonance Image Atlases: A Systematic Review of Existing Atlases and Caveats for Use in Population Imaging. Download here

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Oberheim Bush and Nedergaard (2017). Neurochem Res. 42(9):2577-2587. Do Evolutionary Changes in Astrocytes Contribute to the Computational Power of the Hominid Brain? PMID: 28822066

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Callahan et al. (2017) Front Aging Neurosci. 9:260. Adult ADHD: Risk Factor for Dementia or Phenotypic Mimic? PMID: 28824421

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Moody et al. (2017) Front Neurosci. 11:467. Maximizing the Potential of Longitudinal Cohorts for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases: A Community Perspective. PMID: 28912672

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Windrem et al. (2017) Cell Stem Cell. 21(2):195-208Human iPSC Glial Mouse Chimeras Reveal Glial Contributions to Schizophrenia. PMID: 28736215


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McHutchison et al. (2017) Epidemiology 28(4):608-618. Education, Socioeconomic Status, and Intelligence in Childhood and Stroke Risk in Later Life: A Meta-analysis. PMID: 28410350   A video explaining this research can be accessed here

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Netto et al. (2017) Neurosurgery. Neurovascular Unit: Basic and Clinical Imaging with Emphasis on Advantages of Ferumoxytol. PMID: 28973554

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Valdés Hernández et al. (2017) Front. Neurol. Application of Texture Analysis to Study Small Vessel Disease and Blood-Brain Barrier Integrity. Access here

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Zhao and Zlokovic (2017) Cell. Res. 27(7):849-850. Remote control of BBB: A tale of exosomes and microRNA. PMID: 28674430


Cronin et al. (2017). Alz Dementia. 13(6):689-700. Circadian alterations during early stages of Alzheimer's disease are associated with aberrant cycles of DNA methylation in BMAL1. PMID: 27883893

Edwards et al. (2017) J Alzheimers Dis 59(3):1113-1122. Antihypertensive Treatment is associated with MRI-Derived Markers of Neurodegeneration and Impaired Cognition: A Propensity-Weighted Cohort Study. PMID: 28731439

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Kjaerby et al. (2017) Neurochem Res. 42(6):1810-1822. Does Global Astrocytic Calcium Signaling Participate in Awake Brain State Transitions and Neuronal Circuit Function? PMID: 28210958

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Lundgaard et al. (2017) J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 37(6):2112-2124. Glymphatic clearance controls state-dependent changes in brain lactate concentration. PMID: 27481936

Robertson et al. (2017) AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. Temporal and Spatial Variances in Arterial Spin-Labeling Are Inversely Related to Large-Artery Blood Velocity. PMID: 28619834

Shenkin et al. (2017) Neuroimage 153:399-409. Improving data availability for brain image biobanking in healthy subjects: Practice-based suggestions from an international multidisciplinary working group. PMID: 28232121

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Lam et al. (2017) Alzheimers Dement. 13(5):520-530. Characterizing familial corticobasal syndrome due to Alzheimer's disease pathology and PSEN1 mutations.PMID: 27743520

Lin et al. (2017) Laryngoscope. 127 Suppl 1:S4-S11. Development of cognitive screening test for the severely hearing impaired: Hearing-impaired MoCA. PMID: 28409842

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Montero-Odasso et al. (2017) J Alz Dis. 59(2):707-721. Motor Phenotype in Neurodegenerative Disorders: Gait and Balance Platform Study Design Protocol for the Ontario Neurodegenerative Research Initiative (ONDRI). PMID: 28671116

Mutsaerts et al. (2017) J Magn reson Imaging. Comparison of arterial spin labeling registration strategies in the multi-centre GENetic frontotemporal dementia initiative (GENFI). PMID: 28480617

Ochocinska et al. (2017) Fluids Barriers CNS. 14(1):12. NIH workshop report on the trans-agency blood-brain interface workshop 2016: exploring key challenges and opportunities associated with the blood, brain and their interface. PMID: 28457227

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Wiseman et al. (2017) Lupus 26(6):588-597. Fatigue and cognitive function in systemic lupus erythematosus: associations with white matter microstructural damage. A diffusion tensor MRI study and meta-analysis. PMID: 27687026


Cole et al. (2017) Mol Psychiatry. Brain age predicts mortality. PMID: 28439103

Cox et al. (2017) Psychoneuroendocrinology 78:151-158. Associations between hippocampal morphology, diffusion characteristics, and salivary cortisol in older men. PMID: 28199858

Jiang et al. (2017) J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 37(4):1326-1337. Impairment of the glymphatic system after diabetes. PMID: 27306755

Joutel and Chabriat (2017) Clin Sci. 131(8):635-651. Pathogenesis of white matter changes in cerebral small vessel diseases: beyond vessel-intrinsic mechanisms. PMID: 28351960

Keith et al. (2017) J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 76(4):299-312. Collagenosis of the Deep Medullary Veins: An Underrecognised Pathologic Correlate of White Matter Hyperintensities and Periventricular Infarction? PMID: 28431180

Lim et al. (2017) Nat Commun. 8:14931. Diurnal and seasonal molecular rhythms in human neocortex and their relation to Alzheimer's disease. PMID: 28368004

McKenzie et al. (2017) Sci Rep. 7:45567. Validation of a smartphone-based EEG among people with epilepsy: A prospective study. PMID: 28367974

Nikolakopoulou et al. (2017) PLoS One Regional early and progressive loss of brain pericytes but not vascular smooth muscle cells in adult mice with disrupted platelet-derived growth factor receptor-ß signalling. PMID: 28441414

Sun et al. (2017) J Neurosci. 37(17):4493-4507. SOX9 Is an Astrocyte-Specific Nuclear Marker in the Adult Brain Outside the Neurogenic Regions. PMID: 28336567

Valdes Hernandez et al. (2017). Neurobiol Aging. 52:1-11. Hippocampal morphology and cognitive functions in community-dwelling older people: the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936. PMID: 28104542


Backhouse et al. (2017) Neurology. 88(10):976-984. Early life risk factors for cerebrovascular disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. PMID: 28188307

Berezuk et al. (2017) J Alz Dis. 58(2):425-434. Functional Reserve: Experience Participating in Instrumental Activities of Daily Living is Associated with Gender and Functional Independence in Mild Cognitive Impairment. PMID: 28453478

Boulos et al. (2017) Sleep. 40(3). Periodic Limb Movements and White Matter Hyperintensities in First-Ever Minor Stroke or High-Risk Transient Ischemic Attack. PMID: 28329254

de Leon et al. (2017) J Nucl Med. CSF clearance in Alzheimer Disease measured with dynamic PET. PMID: 28302766

Kisler et al. (2017) Nat Neurosci. 20(3):406-416. Pericyte degeneration leads to neurovascular uncoupling and limites oxygen supply to brain. PMID: 28135240

Marcotte et al. (2017). Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra. 7(1):52-73. White Matter Disruption and Connected Speech in Non-Fluent and Semantic Variants of Primary Progressive Aphasia. PMID: 28611820

Pettersen et al. (2017) Neurology 88(11):1077-1080. CADASIL accelerated by acute hypotension: Arterial and venous contribution to leukoaraiosis. PMID: 28202707

Wang et al. (2017) J Neurosci. 37(11):2870-2877. Focal Solute Trapping and Global Glymphatic Pathway Impairment in a Murine Model of Multiple Microinfarcts. PMID: 28188218


Benveniste et al. (2017) J Clin Invest. 127(2):447-449. Seeing how we smell. PMID: 28112677

Cotrina et al. (2017) Neuroscience 343:483-494. Direct comparison of microglial dynamics and inflammatory profile in photothrombotic and arterial occlusion evoked stroke. PMID: 28003156

Chappell et al. (2017) Trials 18(1):78. Sample size considerations for trials using cerebral white matter hyperintensity progression as an intermediate outcome at 1 year after mild stroke: results of a prospective cohort study. PMID: 28222778

Mair et al. (2017) Stroke. 48(2):353-360. Arterial Obstruction on Computed Tomographic or Magnetic Resonance Angiography and Response to Intravenous Thrombolytics in Ischemic Stroke. PMID: 28008093

Muñoz Maniega et al. (2017) J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 37(2):644-656 Integrity of normal-appearing white matter: Influence of age, visible lesion burden and hypertension in patients with small-vessel disease. PMID: 26933133

Van der Putten et al. (2017) Physiol Meas. 38(2):205-218. A multispectral microscope for in vivo oximetry of rat dorsal spinal cord vasculature. PMID: 28001129


Benveniste et al. (2017) Neuroscientist. The Glymphatic Pathway. PMID: 28466758

Blair et al. (2017) Int J Stroke. Preventing cognitive decline and dementia from cerebral small vessel disease: the laci-1 trial. Protocol and statistical analysis plan f a phase IIa dose escalation trial testing tolerability, safety and effect on intermediary endpoints of isosorbide mononitrate and cilostazol, separately and in combination. PMID: 28906205

Boulos et al. (2017) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 26(1):143-149. Unattended Hospital and Home Sleep Apnea Testing Following Cerebrovascular Events. PMID: 27717683

Dickie et al. (2017) Int J Stroke. Blood pressure variability and leukoaraiosis in acute ischemic stroke. PMID: 28872448

Job et al. (2017) Neuroimage. 144(PtB):299-304. A brain imaging repository of normal structural MRI across the life course: Brain Images of Normal Subjects (BRAINS). PMID: 26794641

Liu et al.,(2017) J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. Experimental chronic cerebral hypoperfusion results in decreased pericyte coverage and increased blood-brain barrier permeability in the corpus callosum. PMID: 29192539

Loos et al. (2017) Int J Stroke. The relation between total cerebral small vessel disease burden and gait impairment in patients with minor stroke. PMID: 28906203

Pinter et al. (2017) Sci Rep. Impact of small vessel disease in the brain on gait and balance. PMID: 28134332

Rungta et al. (2017) Nat Commun. Light controls cerebral blood flow in naive animals. PMID: 28139643

Swardfager et al. (2017) Alzheimers Dement 7:56-60. Peripheral inflammatory markers indicate microstructural damage within periventricular white matter hyperintensities in Alzheimer's disease: A preliminary report. PMID: 28275700

Thrippleton et al. (2017) Int J Stroke. Cerebrovascular reactivity measurement in cerebral small vessel disease: Rationale and reproducibility of a protocol for MRI acquisition and image processing. PMID: 28933655