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Foveal Anatomic Associations with the Secondary Peak and the Slope of the Macular Pigment Spatial Profile

Kirby M, Galea M, Loane E, Stack J, Beatty S, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the reproducibility of the macular pig- ment (MP) spatial profile by using heterochromatic flicker pho ...

Psychophysical Function in Age-related Maculopathy

Neelam K, Nolan JM, Chakravarthy U, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the late stage of age-related maculopathy (ARM), is the leading cause of blind registr ...

Risk Factors for Age-Related Maculopathy

Connell PP, Keane PA, O'Neill EC, Altaie RW, Loane E, Neelam K, Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A ge-related maculopathy (ARM) is the leading cause of blindness in the elderly. Although bene ...

Apolipoprotein E Genotype Is Associated with Macular Pigment Optical Density

Loane E, McKay GJ, Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the most common cause of blindness in older people in developed countries, and risk factors ...

Augmentation of Macular Pigment Following Supplementation with All Three Macular Carotenoids: An Exploratory Study

Connolly EE, Beatty S, Thurnham DI, Loughman J, Howard AN, Stack J, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P urpose: At the macula, the carotenoids meso-zeaxanthin (MZ), lutein (L), and zeaxanthin (Z) are collect ...

A Central Dip in the Macular Pigment Spatial Profile Is Associated with Age and Smoking

Kirby ML, Beatty S, Loane E, Akkali MC, Connolly EE, Stack J, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the relationship between specific mac- ular pigment (MP) spatial profiles and risk fac ...

Macular pigment optical density in an ageing irish population: the irish longitudinal study on ageing

Nolan JM, Kenny R, O'Regan C, Cronin H, Loughman J, Connolly E, Kearney P, Loane E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Age-related macular degeneration, Irish ~Longitudinal Study on Ageing, Macular pigme ...

The Respective Relationships between Lipoprotein Profile, Macular Pigment Optical Density, and Serum Concentrations of Lutein and Zeaxanthin

Loane E, Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease PURPOSE. The dietary carotenoids lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z) are transported on lipoproteins in the serum. The mechanism of delivery of L and Z to the m ...

Update on Modifiable Risk Factors for Age-related Macular Degeneration

Nolan JM, O'Regan SJ, Beatty S, O'Regan GE Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Background Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the commonest cause of age-related blindness in developed countries, and it ...

Changes in macular pigment optical density and serum concentrations of lutein and zeaxanthin in response to weight loss

Kirby ML, Beatty S, Stack J, Harrison M, Greene I, McBrinn S, Carroll P, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Systematic Reviews https://www.nrci.ie/publications © Public 1 March 2013 Report Nutritional Researc ...

The impact of macular pigment augmentation on visual performancein normal subjects: COMPASS

Nolan JM, Loughman J, Akkali MC, Stack J, Scanlon G, Davison P, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease T his study was conducted to investigate whether augmentation of macular pigment (MP) enhances visual perform ...

The association between macular pigment optical density and CFH, ARMS2, C2/BF, and C3 genotype

Loane E, Nolan JM, McKay GJ, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the most common cause of blindness in older people in developed countries, and risk for this condition ...

Supplementation with All Three Macular Carotenoids:Response, Stability, and Safety

Connolly E, Beatty S, Loughman J, Howard AN, Louw MS, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. This study was designed to investigate serum and macular response to, and safety of supplementation with, mes ...

A review of the evidence germane to the putative protective role of the macular carotenoids forage-related macular degeneration

Sabour-Pickett S, Nolan JM, Loughman J, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease T here is a consensus that age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the result of (photo)- oxidative-induced retinal injury and its ...

Macular carotenoid supplementation in subjects with atypical spatial profiles ofmacular pigment

Nolan JM, Akkali MC, Loughman J, Howard AN, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease This study was designed to investigate the impact of macular carotenoid supplementation on the spatial pro fi le of macular pigme ...

Profiles of Macular Pigment Optical Density and Their Changes Following Supplemental Lutein and Zeaxannthin

Nolan JM, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease We congratulate Zeimer et al. 1 on their article, entitled ‘ Profiles of macular pigment optical density and their changes following supplemental lutein and zeaxan ...

Education Is Positively Associated with Macular Pigment:The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)

Nolan JM, Feeney J, Kenny RA, Cronin H, O'Regan C, Savva GM, Loughman J, Finucane C, Connolly E, Meagher KA, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. The three carotenoids lutein, zeaxanthin, and mes ...

The Impact of Macular Pigment Augmentation on Visual Performance Using Different Carotenoid Formulations

Loughman J, Nolan JM, Howard AN, Connolly E, Meagher K, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Pu RPOSE. To investigate changes in macular pigment optical density (MPOD) and visual performance following supplemen ...

Serum response to supplemental macular carotenoids in subjects with and without age-related macular degeneration

Meagher KA, Thurnham DI, Beatty S, Howard AN, Connolly E, Cummins W, Nolan JM Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract Macular pigment (MP) is composed of lutein (L), zeaxanthin (Z) and meso-zeaxanthin (MZ). The pr ...

Macular Pigment and Its Contribution to Vision

Loskutova E, Nolan JM, Howard A, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract: Three dietary carotenoids, lutein (L), zeaxanthin (Z) and meso- zeaxanthin (MZ) accumulate at the central retina (macula), where t ...

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