Role of pregnenolone, dehydroepiandrosterone and their sulfate esters on learning and memory in cognitive aging

@article{Valle2001RoleOP,
  title={Role of pregnenolone, dehydroepiandrosterone and their sulfate esters on learning and memory in cognitive aging},
  author={Monique Vall{\'e}e and Willy Mayo and Michel le Moal},
  journal={Brain Research Reviews},
  year={2001},
  volume={37},
  pages={301-312}
}
Aging is a general process of functional decline which involves in particular a decline of cognitive abilities. However, the severity of this decline differs from one subject to another and inter-individual differences have been reported in humans and animals. These differences are of great interest especially as concerns investigation of the neurobiological factors involved in cognitive aging. Intensive pharmacological studies suggest that neurosteroids, which are steroids synthesized in the… Expand
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