Deniz Erten-Lyons, M.D.
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Dr. Erten-Lyons is Assistant Professor of Neurology at Oregon Health and Science University. Dr. Erten-Lyons' research focuses on understanding why some individuals age with minimal or no cognitive decline. She is interested in identifying genes which affect brain morphology and function in late life, and the role genetics plays in cognitive reserve. She has received research support from the Veterans Affairs, the Alzheimer's Association and the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon.
"Neuropathologic basis of age-associated brain atrophy,"
"Neuropathologic basis of white matter hyperintensity accumulation with advanced age,"
"Review of selected databases of longitudinal aging studies,"
"Trajectory of white matter hyperintensity burden preceding mild cognitive impairment,"
"Alzheimer disease pathology in cognitively healthy elderly: A genome-wide study,"