Incidence of parkinsonism and Parkinson disease in a general population: the Rotterdam Study. This male-specific ability has been attributed to several brain regions that are larger in males compared to females [ ; ]. Females have less synapses in the ventrolateral VMN compared to males [ 8 ]. Measuring the thickness of the human cerebral cortex from magnetic resonance images.
Additionally, comprehensive temporal and spatial expression studies need to be performed on brain Sry expression. Recently viewed 0 Save Search. Greater brain asymmetry in men for both verbal and non-verbal tasks [ 98 ; 99 ].
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Herman, editor University of Cincinnati. Fetal testosterone predicts sexually differentiated childhood behavior in girls and in boys. Rat The number of vasopressin-positive cells is 2 to 3 times higher in males than in females [ 75 ].
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Although subsequent researchers reported inconsistent findings [ ], a comparable difference was found in sheep [ ]. A thorough understanding of the current knowledge, conceptual approaches, methodological capabilities, and challenges is a prerequisite to continued progress in research and therapeutics in this interdisciplinary area.
Opioids are a class of chemical for which receptors are found throughout the CNS [ 83 ; 84 ]. Open in new tab Download slide.