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  • Luigi Zecca, Chiara Bellei, +15 authors Fabio A Zucca
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 2008 (First Publication: 11 November 2008)
  • Neuronal pigments of melanic type were identified in the putamen, cortex, cerebellum, and other major regions of human brain. These pigments consist of granules 30 nm in size, contained in organellesContinue Reading
  • Grégory Thiabaud, Silvia Pizzocaro, Ricardo García-Serres, Jean Marc Latour, Enrico Monzani, Luigi Casella
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Angewandte Chemie
  • 2013 (First Publication: 29 July 2013)
  • Several observations suggest a link between (ferric) heme and Alzheimer s disease (AD), for example, an increase in heme oxygenase 1, 2] a loss of complex IV, and abnormal iron metabolism. TheseContinue Reading
  • Luigi Zecca, Luigi Casella, +7 authors Tadeusz Sarna
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Journal of neurochemistry
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 June 2008)
  • In Parkinson's disease (PD), dopamine neurons containing neuromelanin selectively degenerate. Neuromelanin binds iron and accumulates in aging. Iron accumulates in reactive form during aging, PD, andContinue Reading
  • Enrico Monzani, Antonella Gatti, Aldo Profumo, Luigi Casella, Michele Gullotti
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Biochemistry
  • 1997 (First Publication: 1 February 1997)
  • The lactoperoxidase (LPO)-catalyzed oxidation of p-phenols by hydrogen peroxide has been studied. The behavior of the enzyme differs from that of other peroxidases in this reaction. In particular LPOContinue Reading