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The Office for Aging Research and Health Services' mission is to draw on  URMC's academic, clinical, educational, and community resources to assure better health outcomes and a better healthcare experience at lower cost for older adults and their caregivers.

Article of the Month

Associations between depressive symptoms and memory deficits vary as a function of insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1) levels in healthy older adults

Feng Lin, et al, Psychoneuroendocrinology 2014

Objectives: Accumulating evidence suggests an adverse association between depressive symptoms and cognition, but a positive association between insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1 and cognition. The present study examined the influence of IGF-1 in the relationship between depressive symptoms and learning and memory.

 

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