Interleukin-6 covaries inversely with hippocampal grey matter volume in middle-aged adults.

@article{Marsland2008Interleukin6CI,
  title={Interleukin-6 covaries inversely with hippocampal grey matter volume in middle-aged adults.},
  author={Anna L. Marsland and Peter J. Gianaros and Sarah M Abramowitch and Stephen B. Manuck and Ahmad R. Hariri},
  journal={Biological psychiatry},
  year={2008},
  volume={64 6},
  pages={484-90}
}
BACKGROUND Converging animal findings suggest that higher peripheral levels of inflammation are associated with activation of central inflammatory mechanisms that result in hippocampal neurodegeneration and related impairment of memory function. We have recently shown, consistent with animal findings, an inverse association between peripheral levels of… CONTINUE READING