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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/288009
Description: One of the challenges in PET/MRI is the derivation of an attenuation map to correct the PET image for attenuation. Different methods have been suggested for deriving the attenuation map from an MR ima ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/184989
Description: The reinforcing properties of cocaine have been related to increased extracellular concentrations of dopamine in the nucleus accumbens (NAc). M5 muscarinic acetylcholine receptors (mAChRs) on dopamine ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/224993
Description: Neuronal growth-inhibitory factor, later renamed metallothionein-3, is one of four members of the mammalian metallothionein family. Metallothioneins are a family of ubiquitous, low-molecular-weight, c ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/116156
Description: Chemical coding of sympathetic preganglionic neurons (SPN) suggests that the chemical content of subpopulations of SPN can define their function. Since neuropeptides, once synthesized are transported ... 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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Authors: Fong, Angelina Y
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118110
Description: Most mammals are born immature and a great deal of maturational changes must occur early in the early postnatal life to prepare for life as an adult. In addition to the obvious changes such as physica ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225082
Description: Background: Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease, characterised by the formation of insoluble amyloidogenic plaques and neurofibrillary tangles. Beta amyloid (A) peptide ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/295387
Description: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a rapidly progressing fatal neurodegenerative disease characterized by the presence of protein inclusions within affected motor neurons. Endoplasmic reticulum stress l ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225277
Description: Intake of sweet-alcoholic drinks during adolescence is believed to favor alcohol abuse and dependence in adulthood. This study examined the influence of early exposure to ethanol with or without sucro ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/113794
Description: Background Cardiac vagal preganglionic neurons (CVPN) are responsible for the tonic, reflex and respiratory modulation of heart rate (HR). Although CVPN receive GABAergic and glutamatergic inputs, lik ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221911
Description: Objective: Frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD) is the most common cause of early-onset dementia. Pathological ubiquitinated inclusion bodies observed in FTLD and motor neuron disease (MND) compri ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/115651
Description: Somatostatin (SST) neurons in the ventral respiratory column (VRC) are essential for the generation of normal breathing. Little is known about the neuromodulatory role of SST on ventral respiratory ne ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/125229
Description: Breathing is a vegetative function that is altered during more complex behaviours such as exercise, vocalisation and respiratory protective reflexes. Recent years have seen recognition of the importan ... More
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/117575
Description: Object. The mechanisms of syringomyelia have long puzzled neurosurgeons and researchers alike due to diffi-culties in identifying the driving forces behind fluid flow into a syrinx, apparently against ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 110900 Neurosciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/222299
Description: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive and fatal motor neuron disease of unknown pathogenesis. The kynurenine pathway (KP), activated during neuroinflammation, is emerging as a possible ... More
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