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Sex differences and implications for translational neuroscience researach : workshop summary /
Diana E. Pankevich, Theresa Wizemann, and Bruce M. Altevogt, rapporteurs ; Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
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Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2011
description
xi, 98 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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030916124X (pbk.), 9780309161244 (pbk.)
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Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2011
isbn
030916124X (pbk.)
9780309161244 (pbk.)
contents note
Introduction -- Studying sex difference in health and disease -- Studying sex differences in translational research: examples from four major disease areas -- Reporting sex differences in research publications -- Sex differences in drug development: policy and practice -- Needs, opportunities, and next steps.
abstract
Biological differences between the sexes influence not only individual health but also public health, biomedical research, and health care. The Institute of Medicine held a workshop March 8-9, 2010, to discuss sex differences and their implications for translational neuroscience research, which bridges the gap between scientific discovery and application.
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8276799
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 81-84).
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Biological differences between the sexes influence not only individual health but also public health, biomedical research, and health care. The Institute of Medicine held a workshop March 8-9, 2010, to discuss sex differences and their implications for translational neuroscience research, which bridges the gap between scientific discovery and application.

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