Do cortical plasticity mechanisms differ between males and females?

@inproceedings{Dachtler2017DoCP,
  title={Do cortical plasticity mechanisms differ between males and females?},
  author={J Dachtler Dachtler and Kevin Fox},
  booktitle={Journal of neuroscience research},
  year={2017}
}
The difference between male and female behavior and male and female susceptibility to a number of neuropsychiatric conditions is not controversial. From a biological perspective, one might expect to see at least some of these differences underpinned by identifiable physical differences in the brain. This Mini-Review focuses on evidence that plasticity mechanisms differ between males and females and ask at what scale of organization the differences might exist, at the systems level, the circuits… CONTINUE READING