Fabrício Balestro

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1. Patients affected by isovaleric acidemia (IVAcidemia) suffer from acute episodes of encephalopathy. However, the mechanisms underlying the neuropathology of this disease are poorly known. The objective of the present study was to investigate the in vitro effects of the metabolites that predominantly accumulate in IVAcidemia, namely isovaleric acid (IVA),(More)
Quinolinic acid (QA) is found at increased concentrations in brain of patients affected by various common neurodegenerative disorders, including Huntington's and Alzheimer's diseases. Considering that the neuropathology of these disorders has been recently attributed at least in part to energy deficit, in the present study we investigated the in vitro(More)
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