Peripheral BDNF Response to Physical and Cognitive Exercise and Its Association With Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Healthy Older Adults

Physical exercise (PE) has been shown to improve brain function via multiple neurobiological mechanisms promoting neuroplasticity. Cognitive exercise (CE) combined with PE may show an even greater effect on cognitive function. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is important for neuroplastic si...

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Main Authors: Olga Tarassova, Maria M. Ekblom, Marcus Moberg, Martin Lövdén, Jonna Nilsson
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2020-08-01
Series:Frontiers in Physiology
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