Effect of gender and menstrual cycle on immune system response to acute mental stress: apoptosis as a mediator.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS We aimed to explore the immunological outcomes of short-term mental stress in apoptosis in peripheral lymphocytes and variations by gender and hormonal status of the individuals together with possible mediators of this interaction. METHODS Acute mental stress (computerized Stroop color-word interference and cold pressor tests) was applied… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000327993

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@article{Pehlivanolu2012EffectOG, title={Effect of gender and menstrual cycle on immune system response to acute mental stress: apoptosis as a mediator.}, author={Bilge Pehlivanoğlu and Sibel Bayrak and Esin Ileri Gurel and Zeynep Dicle Balkanci}, journal={Neuroimmunomodulation}, year={2012}, volume={19 1}, pages={25-32} }