Funding for this research was provided by:
National Health and Medical Research Council (547500, 1032350 & 1062133)
Victorian Health Promotion Foundation
Alzheimer's Association (NIA320312)
Australian Healthy Ageing Organisation
Australian Menopause Society
Scobie and Claire Mackinnon Foundation
Collier Trust Fund
JO and JR Wicking Trust
Alzheimer's association of Australia
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Compliance with ethical standards
: Prof. Szoeke has provided clinical consultancy and been on scientific advisory committees for the Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Alzheimer’s Australia, University of Melbourne and other relationships which are subject to confidentiality clauses. She has been a named Chief Investigator on investigator driven collaborative research projects in partnership with Pfizer, Merck, Bayer and GE. She has been an investigator on clinical trials with Lundbeck within the last 2 years. Dr. Desmond has been supported by the Royal Melbourne Hospital and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia. Other authors report no conflict of interest.
: All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.
: Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.