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Tuki Attuquayefio

Current Appointments

Senior Research Fellow (Conjoint)
ARC Research Fellow
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Tuki is a Research Fellow with expertise in machine learning, experimental psychology and nutrition. He has worked internationally on the cognitive and brain functions impacted by diet and obesity. He is currently Research Fellow on an ARC Linkage grant exploring whether cognitive changes associated with ageing impacts older drivers’ use of emerging vehicle automation and assistive technologies.


2022, 10 Oct

Kynurenic acid as a biochemical factor underlying the association between Western-style diet and depression: A cross-sectional study

View full journal-article on http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fnut.2022.945538

2021, 03 Mar

Tracking smell loss to identify healthcare workers with SARS-CoV-2 infection

View full journal-article on http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0248025

2021, 01 Jan

Factors Associated With Anxiety Symptoms in Australian Deaf or Hard of Hearing Children

View full journal-article on http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/deafed/enaa035

2020, 31 Dec

456. Implementing an At-Home Smell Test for Early Assessment of COVID-19 in High-Risk Healthcare Workers

View full conference-abstract on http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofaa439.649

2020, 09 Sep

Tracking Smell Loss to Identify Healthcare Workers with SARS-CoV-2 Infection

View full preprint on http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.09.07.20188813

2020 Apr

No evidence of flavour-nutrient learning in a two-week ‘home exposure’ study in humans

View full journal-article on http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2019.104536

2020 Feb

Hippocampal-dependent appetitive control is impaired by experimental exposure to a Western-style diet

View full journal-article on http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.191338


A four-day Western-style dietary intervention causes reductions in hippocampal-dependent learning and memory and interoceptive sensitivity

View full journal-article on http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85013659631&partnerID=MN8TOARS


Explicit wanting and liking for palatable snacks are differentially affected by change in physiological state, and differentially related to salivation and hunger


A high-fat high-sugar diet predicts poorer hippocampal-related memory and a reduced ability to suppress wanting under satiety

View full journal-article on http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84991030502&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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