Growth hormone and cognitive function

@article{Nyberg2013GrowthHA,
  title={Growth hormone and cognitive function},
  author={Fred Nyberg and Mathias Hallberg},
  journal={Nature Reviews Endocrinology},
  year={2013},
  volume={9},
  pages={357-365}
}
Emerging data indicate that growth hormone (GH) therapy could have a role in improving cognitive function. GH replacement therapy in experimental animals and human patients counteracts the dysfunction of many behaviours related to the central nervous system (CNS). Various behaviours, such as cognitive behaviours related to learning and memory, are known to be induced by GH; the hormone might interact with specific receptors located in areas of the CNS that are associated with the functional… Expand
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