Cell Death and Diseases of the Nervous System

September 2000
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Sep2000, p409
Book Review
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Continuous c-fos expression precedes programmed cell death in vivo. Smeyne, Richard J.; Vendrell, Montserrat // Nature;5/13/1993, Vol. 363 Issue 6425, p166 

    Discusses the importance of selective cell death in the nervous system, and provides evidence showing that the continuous expression of Fos, beginning hours or days before the morphological demise of the cell, appears to be a hallmark of terminal differentiation and a harbinger of death. ...

  • Schwann cell.  // Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th Edition;Feb2013, p1 

    Schwann cell: see nervous system.

  • Schwann cell.  // Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th Edition;Q1 2017, p1 

    Schwann cell: see nervous system.

  • Neurodegenerative disease: Neuron protection agency. Orr, Harry T. // Nature;10/14/2004, Vol. 431 Issue 7010, p747 

    Explores a debate about the protein accumulations associated with certain disorders of the nervous system, including Huntington's disease. Major site of neurodegeneration; Variables affecting the risk of cell death; Role of inclusion-body formation in prolonging survival and protecting neurons;...

  • Autophagy: Can It be a New Experimental Research Method of Neuropathic Pain? Ki Tae Jung; Kyung Joon Lim // Korean Journal of Pain;Oct2015, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p229 

    The author presents his views on the neurological disorder autophagy which involves neuropathic pain, inflammation of the nervous system, and cell death by homeostatic function of cells.

  • Role of DAPK in neuronal cell death. Fujita, Yuki; Yamashita, Toshihide // Apoptosis;Feb2014, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p339 

    Neuronal cell death happens as a result of the normal physiological process that occurs during development, or as part of the pathological process that occurs during disease. Death-associated protein kinase (DAPK) is an intracellular protein that mediates cell death by its serine/threonine...

  • Apoptosis in the nervous system. Yuan, Junying; Yankner, Bruce A. // Nature;10/12/2000, Vol. 407 Issue 6805, p802 

    Discusses the effect of apoptosis, or programmed cell death, on the nervous system. Principal components in the apoptosis program of neurons; Regulation of neuronal apoptosis through neurotophins; Possible activation of similar cell-death-signaling pathways in neurodegenerative diseases by...

  • Hypoxia Induces Autophagic Cell Death through Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1α in Microglia. Yang, Zhao; Zhao, Tian-zhi; Zou, Yong-jie; Zhang, John H.; Feng, Hua // PLoS ONE;May2014, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p1 

    As phagocytic cells of central nervous system, excessive activation or cell death of microglia is involved in a lot of nervous system injury and degenerative disease, such as stroke, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease. Accumulating evidence indicates that hypoxia upregulates...

  • Solitary Central Nervous System Metastasis from Acinic Cell Carcinoma of the Parotid Gland. Lesniak, Maciej S.; Tihan, Tarik; Olivi, Alessandro // Journal of Otolaryngology;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p38 

    Examines solitary central nervous system metastasis from acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland. Revelation on the neurologic examination; Role of radiation therapy in the management of tumors; Importance of metastatic disease response to central nervous system.

  • Today's research may affect future of dermatology. Moyer, Paula // Dermatology Times;May95, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p43 

    Reports on researches that would affect the practice of dermatology in the future. Investigations in the link between the nervous and immune systems; Combinatorial chemistry and treatment of melanoma; Programmed cell death.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics