Over the past 20 years, a revolution has occurred in the way that scientists think about the relationship between cognition and the brain. Contrary to early beliefs, modern researchers have now established that the brain remains malleable throughout a person’s life span.
The following section presents several studies that CogniFit has conducted in collaboration with scientists at recognized scientific institutions, including major universities and hospitals. We have also included studies of other prominent sources related to our own investigations.
Latest CogniFit Research (click title to download PDF)
CogniFit Personal Coach for Patients with Multiple Sclerosis
The findings are evidence that cognitive training can significantly improve a wide range of memory skills in MS patients.
Article published in NeuroRehabilitation 26 (2010) 143–153.
Cognitive training with CogniFit Personal Coach boosts reading skills in dyslexic students
When dyslexic college students trained with CogniFit Personal Coach®, their brain activity, working memory and reading performance were shown to increase significantly, and results lasted up to six months after training.
CogniFit Personal Coach Program Improves Cognitive Abilities Among Older Adults
People who played computer games showed an improvement in performance, but for people who used CogniFit Personal Coach, the improvement was significantly greater.
Improving Cognitive Performance in Elderly Subjects Using Computerized Cognitive Training
The results show that systematic, individually tailored training can improve several important functions. Abstract published in Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association, July 2008 (Vol. 4, Issue 4, Page T492)
Chronic Insomnia and Cognitive Functioning Among Older Adults
By using the MindFit assessment of cognitive skills, this study implies that insomnia may have detrimental effects on some cognitive functions in healthy older adults.
Grants and Awards
CogniFit brain fitness programs have been recognized and honored with awards of excellence by the following organizations:
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