Cognitive performance in elderly women: significance of the 19bp insertion/deletion polymorphism in the 5' flank of the dopamine beta-hydroxylase gene, educational level, body fat measures, serum triglyceride, alcohol consumption and age

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  • Mads Togsverd
  • Werge, Thomas
  • Laszlo B Tankó
  • Yu Zhao Bagger
  • George G Qin
  • Thomas Hansen
  • Claus Christiansen
  • Henrik B Rasmussen
Genetic and environmental factors influence cognitive aging. The gene encoding dopamine beta-hydroxylase (DBH) could be one such factor since this hydroxylase converts dopamine to norepinephrine both of which are involved in cognition regulation.
TidsskriftInternational Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
Udgave nummer9
Sider (fra-til)883-9
Antal sider7
StatusUdgivet - 2007

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