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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/318111
Description: Treatments to inhibit or repair neuronal cell damage sustained during focal ischemia/reperfusion injury in stroke are largely unavailable. We demonstrate that dietary supplementation with the antioxid ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1029816
Description: Thornbills, honeyeaters, and silvereyes represent an abundant group of Australian passerines, whose diversity in niche differentiation suggests a pivotal role for vision. Using stereological methods a ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1029691
Description: Cockatoos are a unique avian group inhabiting a diversity of arboreal and terrestrial microhabitats. Most species display strong lateralized visual behaviors using their left eye/foot to assist with f ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/223103
Description: The kynurenine pathway of tryptophan catabolism plays an important role in several biological systems affected by aging. We quantified tryptophan and its metabolites kynurenine (KYN), kynurenine acid ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/223094
Description: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is the most common type of motor neuron degenerative disease for which the aetiology is still unknown. The kynurenine pathway (KP) is a major degradative pathway of ... More
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Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/155707
Description: Familial hemiplegic migraine type-1 (FHM1), a monogenic subtype of migraine with aura, is caused by gain-of-function mutations in Ca V2.1 (P/Q-type) calcium channels. The consequences of FHM1 mutation ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/222287
Description: Quinolinic acid (QUIN) excitotoxicity is mediated by elevated intracellular Ca²⁺ levels, and nitric oxide-mediated oxidative stress, resulting in DNA damage, poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) activat ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/180371
Description: The rat retrotrapezoid nucleus (RTN) contains CO₂-activated neurons that contribute to the central chemoreflex and to breathing automaticity. These neurons have two known markers, the transcription fa ... More
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Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1147332
Description: 12 page(s)
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/223577
Description: Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) is the rate-limiting enzyme of the kynurenine pathway of tryptophan metabolism, ultimately leading to production of the excitotoxin quinolinic acid (QUIN) by monocyti ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225078
Description: Aggregation of amyloid-β (Aβ) peptides is a central phenomenon in Alzheimer's disease. Zn(II) and Cu(II) have profound effects on Aβ aggregation; however, their impact on amyloidogenesis is unclear. H ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/171884
Description: Purpose: Studies in animal models and patients have implicated changes in hyperpolarization- activated cyclic nucleotide-gated cation channel (HCN) expression in the pathogenesis of temporal lobe epil ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225072
Description: There is a large body of evidence demonstrating that metallothioneins (MTs) expressed in astrocytes following CNS injury, exhibit both neuroprotective and neuroregenerative properties and are critical ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/171896
Description: This study is an extension to previously published work that has linked variation in the human leukocyte antigen (HLA) class I region with susceptibility to multiple sclerosis (MS) in Australians from ... More
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Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/117899
Description: We investigated the effects of neuromelanin (NM) isolated from the human substantia nigra and synthetic dopamine melanin (DAM) on neuronal and glial cell lines and on primary rat mesencephalic culture ... More
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