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Oestrogens, brain function and neuropsychiatric disorders

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Purpose of review: There are gender differences in cognitive function and in the prevalence of many neuropsychiatric disorders. The biological basis for this is still poorly understood but may be related to the effects of oestrogen on brain maturation and subsequent modulation of brain function in regions that are implicated in neuropsychiatric disorders. This review is timely and relevant, as recent studies have furthered our understanding into oestrogen's role in both maturation and functio...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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CURRENT OPINION IN PSYCHIATRY More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
3
Pages:
209-214
Publication date:
2004-05-01
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ISSN:
0951-7367
Language:
English
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pubs:139653
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uuid:fd1c15b4-95c2-4f1c-bbae-4bf092d5cffd
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139653
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2012-12-19

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