October 2017

Expert perspectives on improving cognitive measures from clinical trials to clinical practice.

The International Shopping List Test in Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Trials

October 19, 2017

Objective cognitive impairment typical of Alzheimer’s disease can be established using episodic memory tests, and word list learning tests are a type of episodic memory test commonly used. The Cogstate International Shopping List Test (ISLT) is a word list learning test that has several advantages for sensitively measuring episodic memory in global clinical trials, including […]

Key Takeaways from the 2017 National Alzheimer’s Summit

October 12, 2017

By 2050, more than 13 million Americans are estimated to be living with Alzheimer’s disease, and the costs of care is expected to mount to over a trillion dollars. In this video, Cogstate CEO, Brad O’Connor, discusses key takeaways from his experience presenting at the National Alzheimer’s Summit hosted by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s. He heard perspectives from […]