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Cognitive Decline and Alzheimer's Disease in Old Age: A Sex-Specific "Cytokinome Signature".

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Summary of "Cognitive Decline and Alzheimer's Disease in Old Age: A Sex-Specific "Cytokinome Signature"."

Elevated peripheral levels of different cytokines and chemokines in subjects with Alzheimer's disease (AD), as compared with healthy controls (HC), have emphasized the role of inflammation in such a disease. Considering the cross-talking between the central nervous system and the periphery, the inflammatory analytes may provide utility as biomarkers to identify AD at earlier stages.

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Name: Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD
ISSN: 1875-8908
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