Exercise, Dopamine, and Cognition in Older Age.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Jonasson et al. investigated whether individual differences in human dopamine receptors (D2R) were related to cognitive performance before and after a 6-month aerobic exercise intervention (compared with active control). While D2R decreased (perhaps counterintuitively) with exercise, there was no relationship between D2R and working memory at baseline or following exercise.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Juarez, EJ; Samanez-Larkin, GR

Published Date

  • December 2019

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 986 - 988

PubMed ID

  • 31703928

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-307X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1364-6613

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.tics.2019.10.006


  • eng