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Miss Hanna Kristiina Isotalus

Miss Hanna Kristiina Isotalus

Miss Hanna Kristiina Isotalus

Teaching Fellow

Area of research

Neuroimaging of memory, healthy ageing and dementia

1 Cathedral Square,
Bristol, BS1 5DD
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Research summary

I use brain imaging to find out answers to interesting questions. I have a particular interest in memory, dementia, epilepsy and Parkinson's Disease. Currently I work on some exciting projects using magnetic resonance imaging of the hippocampus, diffusion tensor imaging of white matter, electroencephalography of sleep, and soon some intracranial recordings of humans too.

Funded jointly by the Medical Research Council and BRACE.

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I completed a MA(hons, 1st class) in Psychology at the University of Glasgow where I was also employed as a laboratory assistant researching EEG correlates of motor functions in healthy ageing. I then obtained a MSc in Neuroimaging at King's College London. In 2014 I began my PhD at the University of Bristol.

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Recent publications

  • Grogan, JP, Isotalus, HK, Howat, A, Izagirre, NI, Knight, LE & Coulthard, EJ, 2019, ‘Levodopa does not affect expression of reinforcement learning in older adults’. Scientific Reports, vol 9., pp. 6349
  • Lakens, D, Adolfi, FG, Albers, CJ, Anvari, F, Apps, MA, Argamon, SE, Baguley, T, Becker, RB, Benning, SD, Bradford, DE, Buchanan, EM, Caldwell, AR, Van Calster, B, Carlsson, R, Chen, SC, Chung, B, Colling, LJ, Collins, GS, Crook, Z, Cross, ES, Daniels, S, Danielsson, H, Debruine, L, Dunleavy, DJ, Earp, BD, Feist, MI, Ferrell, JD, Field, JG, Fox, NW, Friesen, A, Gomes, C, Gonzalez-Marquez, M, Grange, JA, Grieve, AP, Guggenberger, R, Grist, J, Van Harmelen, AL, Hasselman, F, Hochard, KD, Hoffarth, MR & others 2018, ‘Justify your alpha’. Nature Human Behaviour, vol 2., pp. 168-171

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