• Are the Neuroprotective Effects of Exercise Training Systemically Mediated? 

      Tari, Atefe R; Norevik, Cecilie Skarstad; Scrimgeour, Nathan Robert; Kobro-Flatmoen, Asgeir; Storm-Mathisen, Jon; Bergersen, Linda Hildegard; Wrann, Christiane D; Selbæk, Geir; Kivipelt, Miia; Moreira, Jose Bianco Nascimento; Wisloff, Ulrik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      To date there is no cure available for dementia, and the field calls for novel therapeutic targets. A rapidly growing body of literature suggests that regular endurance training and high cardiorespiratory fitness attenuate ...
    • Does exercise training or exercised blood affect gene expression in the brain of a rat model of Alzheimer's disease? 

      Helgeland, Torild Klæhaug; Riseth, Marte (Bachelor thesis, 2020)
      Alzheimers sykdom er den mest utbredte formen for demens i verden. Prevalensen er forventet å øke i fremtiden som et resultat av en aldrende verdensbefolkning. Alzheimers sykdom er en kronisk neurodegenerativ sykdom som ...
    • How to Be 80 Year Old and Have a VO2max of a 35 Year Old 

      Karlsen, Trine; Leinan, Ingeborg Megård; Bækkerud, Fredrik Hjulstad; Lundgren, Kari Margrethe; Tari, Atefe R; Steinshamn, Sigurd Loe; Støylen, Asbjørn; Rognmo, Øivind (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2015)
      Background. To discuss the cardiovascular and pulmonary physiology and common risk factors of an 80-year-old man with a world record maximal oxygen uptake of 50 mL·kg−1·min−1. Methods. Case report. Results. His maximal ...
    • Temporal changes in cardiorespiratory fitness and risk of dementia incidence and mortality: a population-based prospective cohort study 

      Tari, Atefe R; Nauman, Javaid; Zisko, Nina; Skjellegrind, Håvard; Bosnes, Ingunn; Bergh, Sverre; Stensvold, Dorthe; Selbæk, Geir; Wisløff, Ulrik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Cardiorespiratory fitness is associated with risk of dementia, but whether temporal changes in cardiorespiratory fitness influence the risk of dementia incidence and mortality is still unknown. We aimed to study whether ...