Rina Kotani

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Lipid peroxidation products have been known to induce cellular adaptive responses and enhance tolerance against subsequent oxidative stress through up-regulation of antioxidant compounds and enzymes. 24S-hydroxycholesterol (24SOHC) which is endogenously produced oxysterol in the brain plays an important role in maintaining brain cholesterol homeostasis. In(More)
The abnormal production and deposition of amyloid-β (Aβ) peptides is a pathologic hallmark of Alzheimer's disease. Aβ is generated from amyloid-β protein precursor (AβPP) by two sequential proteolytic cleavage steps involving β- and γ-secretases in the trans-Golgi network and endosomes. Since direct inhibition of secretase could induce undesirable(More)
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