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BBSRC Cam-CAN Promotional Films

In July 2013 the BBSRC released 5 short promotional videos about the Cambridge Centre for Ageing and Neuroscience (Cam-CAN), which can be found here:

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  • Strommer, J.M., Davis, S.W., Henson, R.N., Tyler, L.K., Cam-CAN, Campbell K.L. Physical activity predicts population-level age-related differences in frontal white matter. BioRxiv [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint
  • Fuhrmann, D., Nesbitt, D., Shafto, M., Rowe, J.B., Price, D., Gadie, A., Cam-CAN, Kievit, R.A. Cardiovascular risk factors for micro- and macro-structural brain changes in healthy ageing. BioRxiv [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint
  • Wolpe, N., Ingram, J.N., Tsvetanov, K.A, Henson, R.N, Kievit, R.A, Wolpert, D.M., Cam-CAN, Rowe, J. Motor learning decline with age is related to differences in the explicit memory system. Bioarxiv. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint



  • Chan, D., Shafto, M., Kievit, R., Matthews, F., Spink, M., Valenzuela, M., Cam-CAN & Henson, R.N. (in press). Lifestyle activities in mid-life contribute to cognitive reserve in late-life, independent of education, occupation and late-life activities. Neurobiology of Aging. BioRxiv. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint.
  • Green, E., Bennett, H., Brayne, C., Cam-CAN, Matthews, F.E... (in press). Exploring patterns of response across the lifespan: the Cambridge Centre for Ageing and Neuroscience (Cam-CAN) study. BMC Public Health. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint.
  • de Mooij, S. M. M., Henson, R. N., Waldorp, L. J., Kievit, R. A.. (in press). Age differentiation within grey matter, white matter and between memory and white matter in an adult lifespan cohort. Journal of Neuroscience. BioRxiv. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint.
  • Morcom, A. CamCAN, Henson, R. N. (in press). Increased prefrontal activity with aging reflects nonspecific neural responses rather than compensation. Journal of Neuroscience. BioRxiv. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access Preprint


  • Lehmann, B., White, S., Henson, R., Cam-CAN, Geerligs, L. (2017). Assessing dynamic functional connectivity in heterogeneous samples. NeuroImage. 157, 635-647. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access
  • Schweizer, S., Kievit, R. A., Emery, T., Cam-CAN, and Henson, R. N. (2017). Symptoms of Depression in a Large Healthy Population Cohort are related to Subjective Memory Complaints and Memory Performance in Negative Contexts. Psychological Medicine. 1-11. doi:10.1101/101642 [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access
  • Geerligs, L., Tsvetanov, K., Cam-CAN and Henson, R.N. (2017). Challenges in measuring individual differences in functional connectivity using fMRI: the case of healthy aging. Human Brain Mapping. 38, 4125-4165. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access
  • Price, D., Tyler, L. K., Neto Henriques, R., Campbell, K. R., Williams, N., Treder, M., Taylor, J., Cam-CAN, Henson, R. (2017). Age-Related Delay in Visual and Auditory Evoked Responses is Mediated by White- and Gray-matter Differences. Nature Communications 8, 15671. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] PDF.
  • Samu, D., Campbell, K., Tsvetanov, K., Shafto, M., Cam-CAN, and Tyler, L. K. (2017). Preserved cognitive functions with age are determined by domain-dependent shifts in network responsivity. Nature Communications. 8, 14743. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access
  • Gadie, A., Shafto, M., Leng, Y., Cam-CAN, Kievit, R. A. (2017). Age-related differences in self-reported sleep quality predict healthy ageing across multiple domains: a multi-modal cohort of 2406 adults. BMJ Open. 7(7). Open Access [Cam-CAN Author list 12].
  • Taylor, J.R., Williams, N., Cusack, R., Auer, T., Shafto, M.A., Dixon, M., Tyler, L.K., Cam-CAN, Henson, R.N. (2017). The Cambridge Centre for Ageing and Neuroscience (Cam-CAN) data repository: Structural and functional MRI, MEG, and cognitive data from a cross-sectional adult lifespan sample. NeuroImage. 144, 262-269. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.09.018. [Cam-CAN Author list 12]. PDF


  • Wolpe, N., Ingram, J., Tsvetanov, K., Geerligs, L., Kievit, R., Henson, R., Wolpert, D., Cam-CAN & Rowe, J. (2016). Ageing increases reliance on sensorimotor prediction through structural and functional differences in frontostriatal circuits. Nature Communications, 7. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] Open Access
  • Kievit, R. A., Davis, S. W., Griffiths, J., Correia, M., Cam-CAN, Henson, R. N. A. (2016). A watershed model of individual differences in fluid intelligence. Neurophychologia. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] PDF
  • Henson, R.N., Campbell, K.L., Davis, S.W., Taylor, J.R., Emery, T., Erzinclioglu, S., Cam-CAN & Kievit, R.A. (2016). Multiple determinants of lifespan memory differences. Scientific Reports, 6(32527) [Cam-CAN Author list 12] PDF
  • Blenkmann, A., Hughes, L. E., Kochen, S., Bekinschtein, T. A., Cam-CAN, Rowe, J. B. (2016). Convergent evidence for hierarchical prediction networks from human electrocorticography and magnetoencephalography. Cortex. 82, pp. 192-205. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] PDF
  • Ronan, L., Alexander-Bloch, A. F., Wagstyl, K., Farooqi, S., Brayne, C., Tyler, L. K., Cam-CAN, Fletcher, P. C. (2016). Obesity associated with increased brain-age from mid-life. Neurobiology of Ageing. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] PDF
  • Geerligs, L., Cam-CAN & Henson, R.N. (2016). Functional connectivity and structural covariance between regions of interest can be measured more accurately using multivariate distance correlation. Neuroimage, 135, 16-31. [Cam-CAN Author list 12] PDF
  • Shafto, M. A., James, L. E., Abrams, L., Cam-CAN. Tyler, L. K. (2017). Age-Related Increases in Verbal Knowledge Are Not Associated With Word Finding Problems in the Cam-CAN Cohort: What You Know Won't Hurt You. Journals of Gerontology B: Psychological Sciences. 72(1), 100-106. DOI: 10.1093/geronb/gbw074. [Cam-CAN Author list 12]. PDF
  • Campbell, K. L., Samu, S., Davis, S. W., Geerligs, L., Mustafa, A., Cam-CAN, Tyler, L. K. (2016). Robust Resilience of the Frontotemporal Syntax System to Aging. Journal of Neuroscience. 36(19): 5214-5227; doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4561-15.2016. [Cam-CAN Author list 12]. PDF
  • Tsvetanov, K. A., Henson, R. N. A., Tyler, L. K., Razi, A., Geerligs, L., Ham, T., CamCAN, Rowe, J. (2016). Extrinsic and intrinsic brain network connectivity maintains cognition across the lifespan despite accelerated decay of regional brain activation. The Journal of Neuroscience. 36(11), 3115-3126. [Cam-CAN Author list 12]. PDF


  • Green, E., Shafto, M. A., Matthews, F. E., Cam-CAN., White, S. R. (2015). Adult Lifespan Cognitive Variability in the Cross-Sectional Cam-CAN Cohort. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2015, 12(12), 15516-15530. doi: 10.3390/ijerph121215003. [Cam-CAN Author list 12]. PDF
  • Campbell, K. L., Shafto, M.A., Wright, P., Tsvetanov, K.A., Geerligs, L., Cusack, R., Cam-CAN, & Tyler, L.K. (2015). Idiosyncratic responding during movie-watching predicted by age differences in attentional control. Neurobiology of Aging. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2015.07.028 [Cam-CAN Author list 11]. PDF
  • Geerligs, L., Rubinov, M., Cam-CAN, & Henson, R.N. (2015). State and trait components of functional connectivity: individual differences vary with mental state. Journal of Neuroscience, 35(41), 13949 –13961. doi:10.1523/jneurosci.1324-15.2015 [Cam-CAN Author list 11]. PDF
  • Tsvetanov, K.A., Henson, R.N.A., Tyler, L.K., Davis, S.W., Shafto, M., Taylor, J.R., Williams, N., Cam-CAN, & Rowe, J.B. (2015). The effect of ageing on fMRI: correction for the confounding effects of vascular reactivity evaluated by joint fMRI and MEG in 335 adults. Human Brain Mapping, 36(6), 2248-2269. doi: 10.1002/hbm.22768 [Cam-CAN Author list 11]. PDF


  • Shafto, M.A., Tyler, L.K. (2014). Language in the aging brain: The network dynamics of cognitive decline and preservation. Science, 346(6209), pp. 583-587. DOI: 10.1126/science.1254404. PDF
  • Kievit, R.A., Davis, S.W., Mitchell, D.J., Taylor, J.R., Duncan, J., Cam-CAN, & Henson, R.N.A. (2014). Distinct aspects of frontal lobe structure mediate age-related differences in fluid intelligence and multitasking. Nature Communications, 5, 5658. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms6658. [Cam-CAN Author list 7]. PDF
  • Shafto, M.A., Tyler, L.K., Dixon, M., Taylor, J.R., Rowe, J.B., Cusack, R., Calder, A.J., Marslen-Wilson, W.D., Duncan, J., Dalgleish, T., Henson, R.N., Brayne, C., Cam-CAN, & Matthews, F.E. (2014). The Cambridge Centre for Ageing and Neuroscience (Cam-CAN) study protocol: a cross-sectional, lifespan, multidisciplinary examination of healthy cognitive ageing. BMC Neurology, 14(204). doi:10.1186/s12883-014-0204-1. [Cam-CAN Author list 10]. PDF

Non-CamCAN Publications and Talks Using CamCAN Data

  • Liu et al. (under review) In vivo visualization of age-related change in the locus coeruleus.
  • Ben-Yakov, A. & Henson, R.N. (under review). The hippocampal film-editor: sensitivity and specificity to event boundaries in continuous experience. BioRxiv
  • Kljajevic, V. and Erramuzpe, A. (2018). Proper name retrieval and structural integrity of cerebral cortex in midlife: A cross-sectional study. Brain and Cognition, 120, 26-33. PubMed
  • Kuhn T, Kaufmann T, Doan NT, Westlye LT, Jones J, Nunez RA, Bookheimer SY, Singer EJ, Hinkin CH, Thames AD. (2018) An augmented aging process in brain white matter in HIV. Human Brain Mapping, 39, 2532-2540. PubMed
  • Lancaster J, Lorenz R, Leech R, Cole JH. (2018) Bayesian Optimization for Neuroimaging Pre-processing in Brain Age Classification and Prediction. Front Aging Neurosci, 12;10:28 PubMed
  • Madan CR. (2018) Advances in Studying Brain Morphology: The Benefits of Open-Access Data. Front Hum Neurosci. 4;11:405 PubMed
  • Garces, P., Lopez-Sanz, D., Maestu, F., Pereda, E. (2017). The impact of the choice of magnetometers and gradiometers in source reconstruction after signal space separation.PDF
  • Misquitta, K. et al. (2017) The relationship between brain atrophy and cognitive-behavioral symptoms in retired Canadian football players with multiple concussions. PubMed

Cam-CAN Corporate Author membership

The Cam-CAN project involves many different researcher and support staff whose efforts are acknowledged in publications and presentations under the Cam-CAN corporate authorship. A record of the Cam-CAN corporate author members appropriate for each output can be accessed by clicking on the 'Cam-CAN Author list x' links above.