Population-based neuroimaging reveals traces of childbirth in the maternal brain
Ann-Marie G de Lange,
Dennis van der Meer,
Ole A Andreassen,
Lars T. Westlye
Posted 27 May 2019
bioRxiv DOI: 10.1101/650952 (published DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1910666116)
Posted 27 May 2019
Pregnancy and childbirth involve maternal brain adaptations that promote attachment to and protection of the newborn. Using brain imaging and machine learning, we provide evidence for a positive relationship between number of childbirths and a 'younger-looking' brain in 12,021 women, which could not be explained by common genetic variation. The findings demonstrate that parity can be linked to brain health later in life.
- Downloaded 513 times
- Download rankings, all-time:
- Site-wide: 35,042 out of 100,745
- In neuroscience: 5,911 out of 17,945
- Year to date:
- Site-wide: 61,378 out of 100,745
- Since beginning of last month:
- Site-wide: 85,433 out of 100,745
Downloads over time
Distribution of downloads per paper, site-wide
- 20 Oct 2020: Support for sorting preprints using Twitter activity has been removed, at least temporarily, until a new source of social media activity data becomes available.
- 18 Dec 2019: We're pleased to announce PanLingua, a new tool that enables you to search for machine-translated bioRxiv preprints using more than 100 different languages.
- 21 May 2019: PLOS Biology has published a community page about Rxivist.org and its design.
- 10 May 2019: The paper analyzing the Rxivist dataset has been published at eLife.
- 1 Mar 2019: We now have summary statistics about bioRxiv downloads and submissions.
- 8 Feb 2019: Data from Altmetric is now available on the Rxivist details page for every preprint. Look for the "donut" under the download metrics.
- 30 Jan 2019: preLights has featured the Rxivist preprint and written about our findings.
- 22 Jan 2019: Nature just published an article about Rxivist and our data.
- 13 Jan 2019: The Rxivist preprint is live!