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Heidi Jacobs

Dr. Heidi Jacobs, PhD

Postdoctoral researcher

Research Interest:

  • Functional and structural brain changes in (early) Alzheimer disease
  • The relevance of the parietal lobe in Alzheimer’s disease
  • Structural and functional connectivity in Alzheimer’s disease
  • Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Finding new neuroimaging biomarkers and new treatment options

Selected Publications:

  • Jacobs, H. I. L., Van Boxtel, M. P. J., Jolles, J., Verhey, F. R. J., & Uylings, H. B. M. (2012). Parietal cortex matters in Alzheimer's disease: an overview of structural, functional and metabolic findings. Neurosci Biobehav Rev, 36(1), 297-309.
  • Jacobs, H. I. L., Van Boxtel, M. P. J., Heinecke, A., Gronenschild, E. H. B. M., Backes, W. H., Jolles, J., & Verhey, F. R. J. (2012). Functional integration of parietal lobe activity in early Alzheimer's disease. Neurology, accepted.
  • Jacobs, H. I. L., Leritz, E. C., Williams, V. J., Van Boxtel, M. P. J., Van der Elst, W., Jolles, J., Verhey, F. R. J., McGlinchey, R. E., Milberg, W. P., & Salat, D. H. (2011). Association between white matter microstructure and cognition in older adults: the impact of vascular health. Hum Brain Mapp, doi: 10.1002/hbm.21412.
  • Jacobs, H. I. L., Van Boxtel, M. P. J., Gronenschild, E. H. B. M., Uylings, H. B. M., Jolles, J., & Verhey, F. R. J. (2012). Decreased grey matter diffusivity: a potential early Alzheimer's disease biomarker? Alzheimer's & Dementia, accepted.
  • Jacobs, H. I. L., Visser, P. J., Van Boxtel, M. P., Frisoni, G. B., Tsolaki, M., Papapostolou, P., Nobili, F., Wahlund, L. O., Minthon, L., Frolich, L., Hampel, H., Soininen, H., van de Pol, L., Scheltens, P., Tan, F. E., Jolles, J., & Verhey, F. R. (2012). The association between white matter hyperintensities and executive decline in mild cognitive impairment is network dependent. Neurobiol Aging, 33(1), 201.e201-208.

Adresse

Institut für Neurowissenschaften und Medizin (INM-3)
Forschungszentrum Jülich
Leo-Brandt-Straße
52425 Jülich

Kontakt

Telefon: +49 2461 61-3441
E-Mail: h.jacobs@fz-juelich.de

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