Estrogen replacement may protect against Alzheimer’s disease in women

Biological sex influences the effect of amyloid beta on alterations to tau protein characteristic to Alzheimer’s disease, suggesting a role for estradiol in preventing the disease in women, report scientists in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease Amsterdam, September 1, 2020-Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative disease and the leading cause of dementia. It…

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