Project researchers

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Jan Aasly

Senior consultant, Department of Neurology, Trondheim University Hospital, and Department of Neuroscience, NTNU

Overall patient responsibility

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Linda R. White, PhD

Department of Neurology, Trondheim University Hospital, and Department of Neuroscience, NTNU

Project coordinator, responsible for basic research

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Sigrid Botne Sando

Senior consultant neurologist;

recruitment and clinical examination

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Matthew Farrer, PhD

Dept. of Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida

Responsible for genetics (Parkinson's disease)

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Olav Sletvold

Head of department, Department of Geriatrics, Trondheim University Hospital, and Department of Neuroscience, NTNU

Responsible for geriatrics

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Ingvild Saltvedt

Senior consultant, Department of Geriatrics, Trondheim University Hospital, and Department of Neuroscience, NTNU

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Michael Hutton, PhD

Leader, Alzheimer research, Merck, Boston, USA

Responsible for genetics (dementia)

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Senior Research Biologist, Merck, Boston, USA

Genetic analysis

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Oddbjørn Sæther

Post doc, responsible for in vivo MR-studies

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Medical laboratory technician

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PhD candidate.

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Master student in Neuroscience, 2008-2009.

Illustrasjonsbilde/FOTOGrete Kjelvik, MSc

PhD candidate, Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging, NTNU. Olfaction and dementia.

Illustrasjonsbilde/FOTODejana Gajdasevic

Master student in Neuroscience, 2009-2010.

Former collaborators

Contact information

Project leader/ coordinator:
Professor Linda R. White , PhD

Clinical Leader:
Geir Bråthen, MD PhD
Department leader

Research leader: Alzheimer's disease
Sigrid Botne Sando , MD PhD
Senior Consulting Neurologist

Research leader: Parkinson disease
Professor Jan Aasly , MD PhD