Edinburgh Imaging

Current projects

Edinburgh Imaging's current eyes / retinal projects.

Current projects
Title Description

Cognitive Health in Ageing Register: Investigational, Observational & Trial Studies in Dementia Research: Prospective Readiness Cohort Study

  • Sub study to assess optimal measurement of cognition in amyloid positive patients, without dementia over 3.5 years.
Future MS
  • To develop predictive tools for focal neuroinflammatory disease activity over 12-months based on baseline clinical, laboratory, & genomic assessment.

LBC 1936

Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

  • The Lothian Birth Cohorts of 1921 & 1936 are follow-up studies of the Scottish Mental Surveys of 1932 & 1947.
Mild Stroke Study 3

Neuro-Ret Biomarkers

  • An international study led from Edinburgh & funded by ADDF
  • Seeking to delivering novel neuro-retinal biomarkers for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease
PREVENT Dementia
  • A UK wide study led from Edinburgh
  • Seeks to identify the biological & cognitive outcomes associated with neurodegenerative disease in mid-life (40-59) & develop better clinical disease models of NDD in this very early pre-clinical population


UK Dementia Research Institute

  • The UK DRI breaks new ground by bringing together world-leading expertise in biomedical, care & translational dementia research in a national institute.