Abstract: Estradiol Improves Cognition in Postmenopausal Alzheimer Women

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Women

J Alzheimers Dis. 2011 Jun 21. Short-term Hormone Therapy with Transdermal Estradiol Improves Cognition for Postmenopausal Women with Alzheimer’s Disease: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Wharton W, Baker LD, Gleason CE, Dowling M, Barnet JH, Johnson S, Carlsson C, Craft S, Asthana S. Source University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, … Read More

Abstract: Estrogens May Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts, Women

Exp Neurol. 2011 Apr;228(2):298-302. Epub 2011 Jan 31. Effects of sex hormones on Alzheimer’s disease-associated β-amyloid oligomer formation in vitro. Morinaga A, Ono K, Takasaki J, Ikeda T, Hirohata M, Yamada M. Source Department of Neurology and Neurobiology of Aging, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa 920-8640, Japan. Abstract The folding of amyloid β-protein (Aβ) into oligomeric, protofibrillar, and fibrillar assemblies is hypothesized to … Read More