Project#1Exercise for Brain Health with Increased Genetic Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease _____
Examine the effects of 6-months aerobic exercise training on:
- ✓ Brain structure, brain function and cognition
- ✓ Conduit artery function & its correlation with cognitive function
- ✓ Circulating angiogenic cells
Project #2Acute Exercise and Brain Function _____
To assess the effects of moderate intensity exercise on structural/functional changes in the brain measured by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and neuropsychological assessments.
Project #3Acute Exercise and Long-Term Memory _____
To determine the time-dependent effects of acute exercise on long-term memory in healthy young adults.