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Macular pigment optical density and its relationship with serum and dietary levels of lutein and zeaxanthin

Beatty S, Nolan JM, Kavanagh H, O'Donovan O Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract Observational evidence is accumulating that the onset of age-related maculopathy, the leading cause of legal blindness in th ...

The Relationship Between Plasma Concentrations of Lutein and Zeaxanthin with Self-Reported and Actual Prevalence of AMD in an Irish Population-Based Sample

Moran R. Beatty S. Stack J. O'Halloran QAM. Feeney J. Akuffo KO. Peto T. Kenny RA. Nolal JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract. Purpose: To investigate plasma lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z) concentrations ...

Analysis of Lutein, Zeaxanthin, and Meso-Zeaxanthinin the Organs of Carotenoid-Supplemented Chickens

Phelan D. Prado-Cabrero A. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract: The macular carotenoids (i.e., lutein (L), zeaxanthin (Z) and meso-zeaxanthin (MZ)) exhibit anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and optical p ...

Supplemental Retinal Carotenoids Enhance Memory in Healthy Individuals with Low Levels of Macular Pigmentin A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial

Power R. Coen RF. Beatty S. Mulcahy R. Moran R. Stack J. Howard AN. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract. Background: There is a biologically plausible rationale whereby the dietary carotenoids lutein ...

The Impact of Supplemental Antioxidants on Visual Function in Nonadvanced Age-Related MacularDegeneration: A Head-to-Head Randomized Clinical Trial

Akuffo KO. Beatty S. Peto T. Stack J. Stringham J. Kelly D. Leung I. Corcoran L. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of supplemental macular carot ...

Phospholipid oxidation and carotenoid supplementation in Alzheimer’s disease patients

ademowo OS. Dias HK. Milic I. Devitt A. Moran R. Mulcahy R. Howard AN. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive, neurodegenerative disease, characterised by decline of ...

Stability of Commercially Available Macular Carotenoid Supplements in Oil and Powder Formulations

Phelan D. Prado-Cabrero A. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract: We previously identified that the concentration of zeaxanthin in some commercially available carotenoid supplements did not agree with ...

Relationship between macular pigment and visual function in subjects with early age-related macular degeneration

Akuffo BO. Nolan Jm. Peto T. Stack J. Leung I. Corcoran L. Beatty S. Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT Purpose To investigate the relationship between macular pigment (MP) and visual function in subjects wit ...

The evidence informingthe surgeon’s selection of intraocular lens onthe basis of light transmittance properties

Li X. Kelly D. Nolan JM. Dennison JL. Beatty S. Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease In recent years, manufacturers and distributors have promoted commercially available intrao- cular lenses (IOLs) with transmittance pr ...

Quantification o fzeaxanthin stereoisomers and lutein in trout flesh using chiral high-performance liquid chromatography-diode array detection

Prado-Cabrero A. Beatty S. Stack J. Howard AN. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease In our previous work we identified the presence of meso-zeaxanthin[(3R,30S)- zeaxanthin] in trout flesh and skin(Nolanetal.,20 ...

Enrichment of Macular Pigment Enhances Contrast Sensitivity in Subjects Free of Retinal Disease: Central Retinal Enrichment Supplementation Trials – Report 1

Nolan JM. Power R. Stringham J. Dennison J. Stack J. Kelly D. Moran R. Akuffo BO. Corcoran L. Beatty S. Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. The high-performance visual function associated with central vision ...

The Impact of Cataract, and Its Surgical Removal, on Measures of Macular Pigment Using the Heidelberg Spectralis HRAþOCT MultiColor Device

Akuffo BO. Nolan JM. Stack J. Power R. Kirwan C Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the effect of cataract (and cataract surgery) on macular pigment (MP) measurements using the Heidelberg Spect ...

Lutein, zeaxanthin andmeso-zeaxanthin content of eggs laid by hens supplemented with free and esterified xanthophylls

Nolan JM. Meagher KA. Howard AN. Moran R. Thumham DI. Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract The xanthophyll carotenoids lutein (L), zeaxanthin (Z) and meso-zeaxanthin (MZ) are found at the macula, the c ...

Concordance of Macular Pigment Measurement Using Customized Heterochromatic Flicker Photometry and Fundus Autofluorescence in Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Prado-Cabrero A. Beatty S. Stack J. Howard AN. Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. We compared macular pigment (MP) measurements using customized heterochro- matic flicker photometry (Macular Metrics ...

Number of Cases in Treatment for Problem Drug and Alcohol Use

Department of Health (RoI) Substance Misuse Unhealthy Behaviours   Summary Tables and Graphs Table 1 – Number of Cases in Treatment for Problem Drug and Alcohol Use (Download csv) Figure 1 – Alcohol and Cigarette Consumption per Annum, per Capita Aged 15 ...

Alcohol and Cigarette Consumption per Annum, per Capita Aged 15 Years and Over

Department of Health (RoI) Substance Misuse Unhealthy Behaviours   Summary Tables and Graphs Table 1 – Number of Cases in Treatment for Problem Drug and Alcohol Use (Download csv) Figure 1 – Alcohol and Cigarette Consumption per Annum, per Capita Aged 15 ...

Proportion of People Who Binge Drink on a Typical Day of Drinking, by Gender and Age Category, Ireland

Department of Health (RoI) Substance Misuse Unhealthy Behaviours   Summary Tables and Graphs Table 1 – Number of Cases in Treatment for Problem Drug and Alcohol Use (Download csv) Figure 1 – Alcohol and Cigarette Consumption per Annum, per Capita Aged 15 ...

Self-Reported Oral Health among Smokers, by Age Group

Department of Health (RoI) Substance Misuse Unhealthy Behaviours   Summary Tables and Graphs Table 1 – Number of Cases in Treatment for Problem Drug and Alcohol Use (Download csv) Figure 1 – Alcohol and Cigarette Consumption per Annum, per Capita Aged 15 ...

National Framework on the Transition to an Open Research Environment

National Open Research Forum (NORF) Research, Publication, Access to information Prepared by the National Open Research Forum for the Innovation 2020 Implenentation Group The National Framework on the Transition to an Open Research Environment has been de ...

Geographic profile of healthcare needs and non-acute healthcare supply in Ireland

Economic & Social Research Institute (ESRI) There is an unequal supply of community health and social care across counties, with the greater Dublin Commuter Belt and the South East having the lowest supply of primary and community care in Ireland. The ...

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