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Stress Response, Sex and Immunity: the Female Superiority

Stress Response, Sex and Immunity: the Female Superiority

SHORT FEATURES and FACES ARTICLE A recent perspective published in Science Signaling outlines the gender-specific differences in the stress response and the actions of glucocorticoids, and the female superiority in terms of dealing with stress and infections. Sexual dimorphism in immunity, i.e. the differences in males and females in their immunological responses and immune function […]