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    Dr Shahid Zaman MB PhD MD FRCP FRCPsych

    University Position
    Assistant Professor
    Group Leader
    Honorary Consultant


    The main theme of our research is to understand the role of amyloid, tau, inflammation and mitochondrial dysfunction in the genesis of cognitive impairment and dementia in people with Down's syndrome.


  • Key Publications


    Measuring cerebral perfusion with [11C]-PiB R1 in Down syndrome: associations with amyloid burden and longitudinal cognitive decline.

    Journal: Brain Commun
    E-pub date: 1 Aug 2021
    Authors: E Mak, M Grigorova, J Beresford-Webb, M Malpetti, M Walpert, S Brown, E Jones, I Clare, YT Hong, TD Fryer, JP Coles, FI Aigbirhio, DK Menon, PJ Nestor, AJ Holland, SH Zaman