Neuroimaging

05Nov 2018

The AIBL – Longitudinal Study of Ageing is designed to assess the biomarkers of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) by studying Australian participants blood based, imaging, and lifestyle biomarkers over time. The Challenge:  There is no known cure for Alzheimer’s Disease. The challenge was to define a set of biomarkers that are associated with the early identification […]

23Nov 2017
Various brain scans of a preterm infant

Diffusion MRI for modelling the normal neurodevelopment of the infant brain   Together with our collaborators at the Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre and the Perinatal Research Centre, we are investigating the relationship between early MRI and clinical assessments, and clinical outcomes. Infants recruited in this study are born at less than 31 completed weeks […]

23Nov 2017
Sun rises over a misty field with trees

Developing imaging technology that identifies patient function and can guide intervention strategies   This activity, in collaboration between CSIRO, the Queensland Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation and Research Centre and the Stella Maris Institute, is investigating imaging technologies for the early detection of brain injury associated with CP, the estimation of long-term functional outcomes, and the efficacy […]

23Nov 2017

CONSULT is a 3D experience that allows neurosurgeons to see the invisible, making brain surgery safer and more effective than ever before       Brain Surgery Remains A High-Risk Procedure Brain surgery is dangerous. The brain contains about a trillion axons – microscopic ‘wires’ that carry information. Surgeons need to cut through a subset […]