Sex differences in metabolic aging of the brain: insights into female susceptibility to Alzheimer's disease.


Despite recent advances in the understanding of clinical aspects of sex differences in Alzheimer's disease (AD), the underlying mechanisms, for instance, how sex modifies AD risk and why the female brain is more susceptible to AD, are not clear. The purpose of this study is to elucidate sex disparities in brain aging profiles focusing on 2 major areas… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2016.02.011