Ninni Persson Krabbe

researcher at Department of Psychology, Emotion Psychology

Email:
ninni.persson[AT-sign]psyk.uu.se
Visiting address:
Von Kraemers allé 1A och 1C
752 37 Uppsala
Postal address:
Box 1225
751 42 UPPSALA

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Short CV:

PhD, 2016, Stockholm University

Licensed Psychologist, 2008, the National Board of Health and Welfare, Sweden.

MSc Psychology, 2007, Gothenburg University

Funding:

Swedish National Research Council (2018-2021) [3 120 000 SEK].

Solstickan Post-doctoral fellow (2016-2017) [850 000 SEK).

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Biography

Persson, N., Lavebratt, C., Ebner, N. et al. (2017). Influence of DARPP-32 genetic variation on BOLD activation to happy faces. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. 12, Issue 10, 1658–1667 doi 10.1093/scan/nsx089.

Persson N., Persson J., Lavebratt C., and Fischer, H. (2017). Effects of DARPP-32 genetic variation on prefrontal cortex volume and episodic memory performance. Front. Neurosci. 11:244. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2017.00244.

Persson N, Lavebratt C, Sundström A and Fischer H (2016). Pulse Pressure magnifies the effect of COMTVal158Met on 15 Year Episodic Memory Trajectories. Front. Aging Neurosci. 8:34. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2016.00034

Persson, N., Ghisletta, P, Dahle, C.L., Bender, A.R., Yang, Y., Yuan, P., ... Raz, N. (2016). Regional brain shrinkage and change in cognitive performance over two years: The bidirectional influences of the brain and cognitive reserve factors. NeuroImage, 126, 15-26.

Persson N., Wu, J., Zhang, Q., Liu, T., Shen, J., Bao, R., Ni, M., Liu, T, Wang, Y. Spincemaille, P. (2015). Age and Sex Related Differences in Subcortical Brain Iron Concentrations among Healthy Adults. NeuroImage, 122, 385-398.

Persson, N. (2015). The aging brain and changes in cognitive performance: Findings from morphometry and quantitative susceptibility mapping of iron. Department of Psychology, Stockholm University. (thesis) ISBN 9789176492956

Persson, N., Ghisletta, P., Dahle, C. L., Bender, A. R., Yang, Y., Yuan, P., . . . Raz, N. (2014). Regional brain shrinkage over two years: Individual differences and effects of pro-inflammatory genetic polymorphisms NeuroImage,, 28, 334-348.

Persson, N., Viitanen, M, Almkvist, O., & Wahlin Å (2013). A principal component analysis model of medical health: Implications for cognitive deficits and decline among adults in a population-based sample J Health Psychol, Volume 18, Issue 10, 1268 – 1287.

Persson N., Lavebratt, C., & Wahlin, Å. (2013). Synergy Effects of HbA1c and Variants of APOE and BDNFVal66Met Explains Individual Differences in Memory Performance. Neurobiol Learn Mem., 106:274-82.

Persson, N., Viitanen, M., Wahlin, Å., & Almkvist, O. (2011). Cognitive functions and their associations to demographic factors and aspects of health in young and old adults. Journal of Psychophysiology, 25, 42-42.

Research

Research Interests:

  • Brain aging
  • Behavioral and neural plasticity
  • Bi-directional brain-behavior relations
  • Emotion processing
  • Episodic memory in health and disease
  • Gene-environment interaction in relation to cognition
  • Multi-modal imaging of the aging brain (structure, function, estimates of iron)
  • Precursors of individual differences in brain aging
  • Longitudinal and multivariate structural equation modeling

Publications

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