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Trace amine associated receptor 1 (TAAR1), a novel astrocyte receptor for METH-mediated neurotoxicity in HIV-1-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND)
This dissertation explores the role of astrocyte trace amine associated receptor 1 (TAAR1), a novel G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR), in modulating the effects of methamphetamine (METH) on astrocyte-mediated excitotoxicity, ...
Neuroprotective Effects of Brn3b in PC12 Cells and Retinal Ganglion Cells under Glaucomatous Conditions
Glaucoma is a group of chronic progressive optic neuropathies commonly characterized by elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) (a subset of glaucoma patients display neurodegenerative effects at ‘normal’ IOP) leading to axonal ...
Antioxidants, Exercise, APOE Genotype and Brain Function
Apolipoprotein E4 (APOE4) is a well-established and extensively prevalent genetic risk factor for the development of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). The presence of APOE4 allele accelerates the pathophysiology and symptomology ...