Oxidative stress and iron imbalance in Alzheimer disease: how rust became the fuss!

@article{Smith2006OxidativeSA,
  title={Oxidative stress and iron imbalance in Alzheimer disease: how rust became the fuss!},
  author={Mark A. Smith},
  journal={Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD},
  year={2006},
  volume={9 3 Suppl},
  pages={305-8}
}
  • Mark A. Smith
  • Published 2006 in Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD
The role of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer disease has gone from epiphenomena to phenomena. This transition, from disregarded to accepted theory, started in the early-mid 1990s and was accelerated by a number of reports in the literature showing that redox-active sources of transition metals, such as iron, were increased in the brain at… CONTINUE READING