CANTAB


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CANTAB

Cambridge Neuropsychological Test Automated Battery. A tool for assessing cognitive deficits in neurodegenerative disease and brain damage, which consists of 13 interrelated tests of memory, attention, and executive function, administered via a touchscreen PC. The tests are language and largely culture free, and are used for early detection and routine screening of Alzheimer's disease.
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The CANTAB [17] used in this study included the spatial span test (SSP), spatial working memory test (SWM), and stocks of Cambridge test (SOC).
In Brazil, few studies have been done using CANTAB. Previous findings were limited to data from multiple sclerosis patients, Duchenne muscle dystrophy patients and normal children (16,17).
Participants performed the following CANTAB tests: the big/little circle (BLC) task to assess comprehension and simple learning; the intra/extradimensional (IED) set shift task to assess rule acquisition, reversal, and attentional set shifting; the delayed matching to sample (DMS) task to assess delayed memory; the Paired Associate Learning (PAL) task to evaluate visual memory; the Stoking of Cambridge (SOC) task to evaluate spatial planning; and spatial working memory (SWM) task to assess spatial working memory.
Other trend followers, such as Man Group's AHL funds and the Cambridge-based Cantab are also among the best 20 performing hedge funds in the world, according to data from HSBC.
Dr William Edridge, FCOG (SA), MRCOG (UK), MBBChir (Cantab), a long-time consultant in obstetrics and gynaecology at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital and lecturer at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, has taken up the editorship of SAJOG.
has entered an alliance with Cantab Anti-infectives to develop improved antibiotics to treat multidrug resistant Gram-negative bacterial infections.
Last week, an article on BDCwire nominated Cambridge resident Simone Beaubien, an outstanding writer who has not only steered the Boston Poetry Slam, located at the Cantab Lounge in Cambridge, for more than a decade, but also has brought the annual National Poetry Slam Finals to the Boston area twice -- each being among the competition's most successful years.
Andrew Nanapragasam, MBBS, MA (Cantab.), New York Medical College, New York, USA
Jagdeep Singh Virk, MA (Cantab), MRCS, DOHNS; Gaurav Kumar, FRCS(ORL-HNS); Sherif Khalil, MS, FRCS(ORL-HNS), MD
The palest is "Natascha", which is a lovely milky blue, while "Cantab" is as pure a blue as you can get - it is intense and saturated.
The palest is 'Natascha', which is a lovely milky blue, while 'Cantab' is as pure a blue as you can get - it is intense and saturated.