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Gender-based functional connectivity differences in brain networks in childhood.

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Summary of "Gender-based functional connectivity differences in brain networks in childhood."

Understanding the effect of gender differences on the brain can provide important information to characterize normal changes throughout life and to increase the likelihood of sex-specific approaches for neurological and psychiatric diseases. In this study, Functional Connectivity (FC), Amplitude of Low-Frequency Fluctuations (ALFF) and fractional ALFF (fALFF) analyzes will be compared between female and male brains between the ages of 7 and 18 years using resting state-functional magnetic resonance imaging (rs-fMRI).

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Name: Computer methods and programs in biomedicine
ISSN: 1872-7565
Pages: 105444

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