Publications

Ehlers DK, Banducci SE, Daugherty AM, Fanning J, Awick EA, Porter GC, Burzynska AZ, Shen S, Kramer AF, McAuley E. Effects of Gait Self-Efficacy and Lower-Extremity Physical Function on Dual-Task Performance in Older Adults. Biomed Res Int. 2017, in press.


Burzynska AZ, Malinin L. Enriched environments for healthy aging: Qualities of senior housing designs promoting brain and cognitive health. Seniors Housing & Care Journal. 2017, in press.


Ehlers, D.K., Daugherty, A.M., Burzynska, A., Fanning, J., Awick, E.A., Chaddock-Heyman, L., Kramer, A.F., & McAuley, E. (In Press). Regional brain volumes moderate, but do not mediate, the effects of group-based exercise training on reductions in loneliness in older adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9, 110. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2017.00110


Burzynska AZ, Jiao Y, Knecht AM, Fanning J, Awick EA, Chen T, Gothe N, Voss MW, McAuley E, Kramer AF. White matter integrity declined over 6-months, but dance intervention improved integrity of the fornix of older adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. 2017, in press.


Fanning J, Porter G, Awick EA, Ehlers DK, Roberts SA, Cooke G, Burzynska AZ, Voss MW, Kramer AF, McAuley E. Replacing sedentary time with sleep, light, or moderate-to-vigorous physical activity: effects on self-regulation and executive functioning. J Behav Med. 2016 Sep 1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27586134.


Voss MW, Weng TB, Burzynska AZ, Wong CN, Cooke GE, Clark R, Fanning J, Awick E, Gothe NP, Olson EA, McAuley E, Kramer AF. Fitness, but not physical activity, is related to functional integrity of brain networks associated with aging. Neuroimage. 2016 May 1;131:113-25. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.10.044. PubMed PMID: 26493108; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4837101.


Oberlin LE, Verstynen TD, Burzynska AZ, Voss MW, Prakash RS, Chaddock-Heyman L, Wong C, Fanning J, Awick E, Gothe N, Phillips SM, Mailey E, Ehlers D, Olson E, Wojcicki T, McAuley E, Kramer AF, Erickson KI. White matter microstructure mediates the relationship between cardiorespiratory fitness and spatial working memory in older adults. Neuroimage. 2016 May 1;131:91-101. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.09.053. PubMed PMID: 26439513; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4826637.


Wong CN, Chaddock-Heyman L, Voss MW, Burzynska AZ, Basak C, Erickson KI, Prakash RS, Szabo-Reed AN, Phillips SM, Wojcicki T, Mailey EL, McAuley E, Kramer AF. Brain activation during dual-task processing is associated with cardiorespiratory fitness and performance in older adults. Front Aging Neurosci. 2015 Aug 12;7:154. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00154. PubMed PMID: 26321949; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4532928.


Burzynska AZ, Wong CN, Voss MW, Cooke GE, Gothe NP, Fanning J, McAuley E, Kramer AF. Physical Activity Is Linked to Greater Moment-To-Moment Variability in Spontaneous Brain Activity in Older Adults. PLoS One. 2015 Aug 5;10(8):e0134819. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0134819. PubMed PMID: 26244873; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4526228.


Burzynska AZ, Wong CN, Chaddock-Heyman L, Olson EA, Gothe NP, Knecht A, Voss MW, McAuley E, Kramer AF. White matter integrity, hippocampal volume, and cognitive performance of a world-famous nonagenarian track-and-field athlete. Neurocase. 2016;22(2):135-44. doi: 10.1080/13554794.2015.1074709. PubMed PMID: 26237526.


Garrett DD, Nagel IE, Preuschhof C, Burzynska AZ, Marchner J, Wiegert S, Jungehülsing GJ, Nyberg L, Villringer A, Li SC, Heekeren HR, Bäckman L, Lindenberger U. Amphetamine modulates brain signal variability and working memory in younger and older adults. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jun 16;112(24):7593-8. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1504090112. PubMed PMID: 26034283; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4475975.


Burzynska AZ, Wong CN, Voss MW, Cooke GE, McAuley E, Kramer AF. White matter integrity supports BOLD signal variability and cognitive performance in the aging human brain. PLoS One. 2015 Apr 8;10(4):e0120315. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120315. PubMed PMID: 25853882; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4390282.


Burzynska AZ, Chaddock-Heyman L, Voss MW, Wong CN, Gothe NP, Olson EA, Knecht A, Lewis A, Monti JM, Cooke GE, Wojcicki TR, Fanning J, Chung HD, Awick E, McAuley E, Kramer AF. Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness are beneficial for white matter in low-fit older adults. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 17;9(9):e107413. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107413. PubMed PMID: 25229455; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4167864.


Burzynska AZ, Garrett DD, Preuschhof C, Nagel IE, Li SC, Bäckman L, Heekeren HR, Lindenberger U. A scaffold for efficiency in the human brain. J Neurosci. 2013 Oct 23;33(43):17150-9. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1426-13.2013. PubMed PMID: 24155318.


Madden DJ, Bennett IJ, Burzynska A, Potter GG, Chen NK, Song AW. Diffusion tensor imaging of cerebral white matter integrity in cognitive aging. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012 Mar;1822(3):386-400. doi: 10.1016/j.bbadis.2011.08.003. Review. PubMed PMID: 21871957; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3241892.


Burzynska AZ, Nagel IE, Preuschhof C, Gluth S, Bäckman L, Li SC, Lindenberger U, Heekeren HR. Cortical thickness is linked to executive functioning in adulthood and aging. Hum Brain Mapp. 2012 Jul;33(7):1607-20. doi: 10.1002/hbm.21311. PubMed PMID: 21739526.


Burzynska AZ, Nagel IE, Preuschhof C, Li SC, Lindenberger U, Bäckman L, Heekeren HR. Microstructure of frontoparietal connections predicts cortical responsivity and working memory performance. Cereb Cortex. 2011 Oct;21(10):2261-71. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhq293. PubMed PMID: 21350048.