3 edition of Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in normal aging and Alzheimer"s disease found in the catalog.
Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in normal aging and Alzheimer"s disease
by Elsevier, Sole distributors for the USA and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York, NY, USA
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Paul D. Coleman, Gerald A. Higgins, and Creighton H. Phelps.|
|Series||Progress in brain research ;, v. 86|
|Contributions||Coleman, Paul D., Higgins, Gerald A., Phelps, Creighton H., National Institute on Aging Symposium on Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neuronal Plasticity in Aging and Alzheimer"s Disease (1989 : Bethsda, Md.)|
|LC Classifications||RC523 .M65 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 364 p. :|
|Number of Pages||364|
|LC Control Number||90014087|
Neuroplasticity is not only shaped by learning and memory but is also a mediator of responses to neuron attrition and injury (compensatory plasticity). As an ongoing process it reacts to neuronal cell activity and injury, death, and genesis, which encompasses the modulation of structural and functional processes of axons, dendrites, and by: Neuronal plasticity underlies learning and memory that dictate adaptive or compensatory changes in emotional, cognitive, or sensorimotor integration in response to internal or external stimuli. Consequently, an impairment in processes regulating neuronal plasticity and remodeling of synapses can lead to the symptomology characteristic of schizophrenia.
Neuronal circuits and neurotransmission mechanisms of control in the brains of normal individuals and those with Parkinson’s disease. a: Neuronal circuit in basal ganglia in normal brain.b: Degeneration of substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc) impairs cortico-striatal circuit in PD se in DA levels in the SNpc and striatum causes loss of control of striatal neuronal firing Cited by: Breadcrumb Home About NIA The National Institute on Aging: Strategic Directions for Research, Goal D: Improve our understanding of the aging brain, Alzheimer’s disease, related dementias, and other neurodegenerative diseases. Develop interventions to address Alzheimer’s and other age-related neurological conditions.
Get this from a library! Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neuronal Plasticity: Basic and Clinical Implications. [Yigal H Ehrlich] -- Numerous studies have proven the biological basis of memory formation and have begun to identify the biochemical traces and cellular circuits that are formed by experience, and which participate int. The suspected molecular villain in Alzheimer’s disease (AD)—the amyloid precursor protein (APP)—may also play a role in kidney function, new research finds. While the findings do not suggest that APP “causes” kidney disease, they reveal that this protein may play important, although poorly understood, roles in renal function.
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However, due to transit disruptions in some geographies, deliveries may be delayed. Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. Cells in the nervous system have the capability of undergoing extremely long-lasting alterations in response to hormonal, pharmacological, and environmental stimulations.
The mechanisms underlying this neuronal plasticity are activated by experiential inputs and operate in the process of learning and the formation of memories in the brain. Prog Brain Res. ; Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease.
Presentations made at the National Institute on Aging. Get this from a library. Molecular and cellular mechanisms of neuronal plasticity in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. [Paul D Coleman; Gerald A Higgins; Creighton H Phelps; National Institute on Aging,;] -- Neuroscientists and researchers in Alzheimer's disease will find this book essential reading.
Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Neuronal Plasticity in Normal Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Published: 14th December Editors: P.D. Coleman G.A. Higgins C.H. Phelps Info/Buy. During aging and in the progression of AD, synaptic plasticity and neuronal integrity are disturbed (5–8,55).
Although the precise mechanisms leading to neurodegeneration in AD are not completely clear, most studies have focused on the role of APP and its Cited by: The neurodegenerative disorder Alzheimer's disease is characterised by the formation of β-amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles in the brain parenchyma, which cause synapse and neuronal loss.
This leads to clinical symptoms, such as progressive memory deficits. Clinically, these pathological changes can be detected in the cerebrospinal fluid and with brain imaging, although Cited by: Leading Edge Review The Cellular Phase of Alzheimer’s Disease Bart De Strooper1,2,3,* and Eric Karran2,3,4 1VIB Center for the Biology of Disease, VIB-Leuven, Leuven, Belgium 2Center for Human Genetics, Universitaire Ziekenhuizen and LIND, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium 3Institute of Neurology, University College London, Queen Square, WC1N 3BG London, UK.
Molecular Brain is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers manuscripts on all aspects of studies on the nervous system at the molecular, cellular, and systems level providing a forum for scientists to communicate their findings.
Molecular brain research is a rapidly expanding research field in which integrative approaches at the genetic, molecular, cellular and synaptic levels. A second major mechanism by which DR might promote neural cell plasticity and survival is hormesis. Like vigorous exercise or cognitive stimulation, DR seems to impose a mild beneficial stress on neurons that “conditions” them such that they are more resistant to aging and dise 36, Cited by: Select Chapter 2 - When Cognitive Decline Becomes Pathology: From Normal Aging to Alzheimer’s Disease.
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Expression of the neuronal adaptor protein X11alpha protects against memory dysfunction in a transgenic mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. J Alzheimers Dis Cited by: Morimoto RI, Cuervo AM () Proteostasis and the aging proteome in health and disease. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69(Suppl 1), S33–S  Mayer MP, Bukau B () Hsp70 chaperones: Cellular functions and molecular mechanism.
Cell Mol Life – Cited by: Neuronal plasticity in the brain is most prominent early in life; however, studies in the cortical sensory areas have also revealed a substantial degree of plasticity in the mature brain.
This Review describes the extent and role of adult neuronal plasticity and how releasing the brakes on the underlying molecular processes may be employed in recovery of function in the injured or diseased by:.
Abstract: Hyperinsulinemia as well as type II diabetes mellitus are among the risk factors for Alzheimers disease (AD). However, the molecular and cellular basis that link insulin resistance disorders and diabetes with AD are far from clear.Similarly, oxidative stress as occurs during normal aging or in neurodegenerative disorders, impairs the function of glucose and glutamate transporters, as well as ion-motive ATPases.
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