Menopause triggers metabolic changes in brain that may promote Alzheimer's -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Menopause triggers metabolic changes in brain that may promote Alzheimer's

19/10/2017

Image: Brain scans in comparison; Copyright: WCM

The scan to the left shows brain activity in a premenopausal woman; the scan to the right shows brain activity in a postmenopausal woman. The color scale reflects brain activity, with brighter colors indicating more activity, and darker colors indicating lower activity.