The associations between serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor, potential confounders, and cognitive decline: A longitudinal study
- Author(s): Yaffe, Kristine
- Nettiksimmons, J
- Simonsick, EM
- Harris, T
- Satterfield, S
- Rosano, C
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3966768?pdf=render
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) plays a role in the maintenance and function of neurons. Although persons with Alzheimer's disease have lower cortical levels of BDNF, evidence regarding the association between circulating BDNF and cognitive functi
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