Miranka Wirth
Brain resilience
Dr. Miranka Wirth, Dipl. Psych.
Group Leader
Tatzberg 41
01307 Dresden

 +49 351 210 463-601


The full list of publications is found here.

Wirth M, Schwarz C, Benson G, Horn N, Buchert R, Lange C, Kobe T, Hetzer S, Maglione M, Michael E, Marschenz S, Mai K, Kopp U, Schmitz D, Grittner U, Sigrist SJ, Stekovic S, Madeo F, Floel A. Effects of spermidine supplementation on cognition and biomarkers in older adults with subjective cognitive decline (SmartAge)-study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Alzheimer's research & therapy. 2019 Jan 01; 11:36. doi: 10.1186/s13195-019-0484-1
Marchant NL, Barnhofer T, Klimecki OM, Poisnel G, Lutz A, Arenaza-Urquijo E, Collette F, Wirth M,... The SCD-Well randomized controlled trial: Effects of a mindfulness-based intervention versus health education on mental health in patients with subjective cognitive decline (SCD). Alzheimer's Dement. 2018 Jan 01; 4:737-745. doi: 10.1016/j.trci.2018.10.010
Poisnel G, Arenaza-Urquijo E, Collette F, Klimecki OM, Marchant NL, Wirth M, de La Sayette V, Rauchs G, Salmon E, Vuilleumier P, Frison E, Maillard A, Vivien D, Lutz A, Chetelat G. The Age-Well randomized controlled trial of the Medit-Ageing European project: Effect of meditation or foreign language training on brain and mental health in older adults. Alzheimer's & dementia. 2018 Jan 01; 4:714-23. doi: 10.1016/j.trci.2018.10.011
Benson G, Hildebrandt A, Lange C, Schwarz C, Köbe T, Sommer W, Flöel A, Wirth M. Functional connectivity in cognitive control networks mitigates the impact of white matter lesions in the elderly. Alzheimer's research & therapy. 2018 Jan 01; 10:109. doi: 10.1186/s13195-018-0434-3
Grothe MJ, Villeneuve S, Dyrba M, Bartres-Faz D, & Wirth M. Multimodal characterization of older APOE2 carriers reveals selective reduction of amyloid load. Neurology. 2017 Jan 01; 88:569-576. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003585
Gonneaud J, Arenaza-Urquijo EM, Mezenge F, Landeau B, Gaubert M, Bejanin A, de Flores R, Wirth M, Tomadesso C, Poisnel G, Abbas A, Desgranges B, Chetelat G. Increased florbetapir binding in the temporal neocortex from age 20 to 60 years. Neurology. 2017 Jan 01; 89:2438-46. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004733
Arenaza-Urquijo EM, Wirth M, Chetelat G. Cognitive reserve and lifestyle: moving towards preclinical Alzheimer's disease. Frontiers in aging neuroscience. 2015 Jan 01; 7:134. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00134
Wirth M, Villeneuve S, La Joie R, Marks SM, & Jagust WJ. Gene-environment interactions: lifetime cognitive activity, APOE genotype, and beta-amyloid burden. J Neurosci. 2014 Jan 01; 34:8612-8617. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4612-13.2014
Wirth M, Haase C M, Villeneuve S, Vogel J, & Jagust WJ. Neuroprotective pathways: lifestyle activity, brain pathology, and cognition in cognitively normal older adults. Neurobiology of aging. 2014 Jan 01; 35:1873-1882. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2014.02.015
Wirth M, Madison CM, Rabinovici, GD, Oh H, Landau SM, Jagust WJ. Alzheimer's Disease Neurodegenerative Biomarkers Are Associated with Decreased Cognitive Function but Not beta-Amyloid in Cognitively Normal Older Individuals. J Neurosci. 2013 Jan 01; 33:5553-63. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4409-12.2013


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