University of Wisconsin–Madison

Brain Blood Flow Response to Hypercapnia in Healthy Adults: The Effect of Age and Sex

The PI of this project is: Jill Barnes PhD

This project is funded by: University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School Fall Research Competition

The term of this project is: July 2016 to June 2017

The number of subjects scanned during this project is: 48

The overall goal of this observational study is to examine baseline cerebral blood flow and cerebrovascular reactivity to hypercapnia in younger and older men and women. Both MR imaging and Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound will be utilized.