COSMIC Publications

CHeBA Consortia - COSMIC
Cohort Studies of Memory in an International Consortium: An international consortium to combine data from population-based longitudinal cohorts studies to identify common risk factors for dementia and cognitive decline.
  1. Sachdev et al. COSMIC (Cohort Studies of Memory in an International Consortium): an international consortium to identify risk and protective factors and biomarkers of cognitive ageing and dementia in diverse ethnic and sociocultural groups. BMC Neurol. 2013;13:165.
  2. Sachdev et al. The prevalence of mild cognitive impairment in diverse geographical and ethnocultural regions: The COSMIC collaboration. PLOS One. 2015;10:e0142388.
  3. Lipnicki et al. Age-related cognitive decline and associations with sex, education and apolipoprotein E genotype across ethnocultural groups and geographic regions: a collaborative cohort study. PLoS Med. 2017;14(3):e1002261.
  4. Jang et al. Differential effects of completed and incomplete pregnancies on the risk of Alzheimer disease. Neurology. 2018;91(7):e643-e651. Neurology. 2018;91(7):e643-e651 (PFD)
  5. Oltra-Cucarella et al. Visual memory tests enhance the identification of amnestic MCI cases at greater risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Int Psychogeriatr. 2018 Oct 25:1-10.
  6. Lipnicki et al. Determinants of cognitive performance and decline in 20 diverse ethno-regional groups: A COSMIC collaboration cohort study. PLoS Med. 2019;16:e1002853.
  7. Maasakkers et al. The association of sedentary behaviour and cognitive function in people without dementia: A coordinated analysis across five cohort studies. Sports Med. 2020 Feb;50(2):403-413.
  8. Turana et al. Factors associated with odour identification in older Indonesian and white Australian adults. Aging Clin Exp Res. 2020 Feb;32(2):215-221.
  9. Makkar et al. APOE ε4 and the Influence of Sex, Age, Vascular Risk Factors, and Ethnicity on Cognitive Decline. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2020 May 12;glaa116.
  10. Makkar et al. Education and the moderating roles of age, sex, ethnicity and apolipoprotein epsilon 4 on the risk of cognitive impairment. Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2020 Jul 13;91:104112.
  11. Bae et al. Does parity matter in women’s risk of dementia?: a COSMIC collaboration cohort study. BMC Med. 2020 Aug 5;18(1):210. doi: 10.1186/s12916-020-01671-1.
  12. Carles et al. A Cross-National Study of Depression in Pre-clinical Alzheimer’s Disease: a COSMIC Collaboration Study. Alzheimers Dement. 2020 Sep 3. doi: 10.1002/alz.12149.
  13. Bae et al. Parity and the risk of incident dementia: a COSMIC collaboration cohort study. Epidemiol Psychiatr Sci. 2020 Oct 20;29:e176.
  14. Roehr et al. Estimating prevalence of subjective cognitive decline across international cohort studies of ageing: A COSMIC study. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2020;12(1):167.
  15. Hyun et al. Education, occupational complexity, and incident dementia: A COSMIC collaborative cohort study. J Alzheimers Dis. 2021 Nov 11. doi: 10.3233/JAD-210627.
  16. Ding et al. Dose-response relationship between late-life physical activity and incident dementia: a pooled analysis of 10 cohort studies of memory in an international consortium. Physical activity and cognitive decline in older adults. Alzheimers Dement. 2022 Mar 15. doi: 10.1002/alz.12628. Online ahead of print.