Vol. 24 (3-4) 2003 Neuro endocrinology letters

The role of the estrogen in neuroprotection: implications for neurodegenerative diseases.

: In trying to rectify the differences in the risk, onset, and progression of neurodegenerative diseases between men and women, the gonadal hormone estrogen has been the primary focus of investigation for many years. Although this gender difference may encompass disparate and overlapping reasons, estrogen and signaling events mediated b.....