Transcriptomic analysis of the hippocampus from six inbred strains of mice suggests a basis for sex‐specific susceptibility and severity of neurological disorders

@article{Vied2016TranscriptomicAO,
  title={Transcriptomic analysis of the hippocampus from six inbred strains of mice suggests a basis for sex‐specific susceptibility and severity of neurological disorders},
  author={Cynthia Vied and Surjyendu Ray and Crystal-Dawn Badger and Joseph L Bundy and Michelle N. Arbeitman and Richard S. Nowakowski},
  journal={Journal of Comparative Neurology},
  year={2016},
  volume={524}
}
Identifying sex differences in gene expression within the brain is critical for determining why multiple neurological and behavioral disorders differentially affect males and females. Several disorders are more common or severe in males (e.g., autism and schizophrenia) or in females (e.g., Alzheimer's disease and depression). We analyzed transcriptomic data from the mouse hippocampus of six inbred strains (129S1/SvImJ, A/J, C57BL/6J, DBA/1J, DBA/2J, and PWD/Ph) to provide a perspective on… 
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