Rasagiline: an anti-Parkinson drug with neuroprotective activity.

@article{Youdim2003RasagilineAA,
  title={Rasagiline: an anti-Parkinson drug with neuroprotective activity.},
  author={Moussa B. H. Youdim},
  journal={Expert review of neurotherapeutics},
  year={2003},
  volume={3 6},
  pages={
          737-49
        }
}
Mitochondria are now recognized as potent integrators and co-ordinators of cell survival/death and apoptosis. Therefore, they are pharmacological targets for induction or correction of excessive cell death in human pathology, which includes cancer and the neurodegenerative disorders Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease. One such agent is the anti-Parkinson drug, rasagiline, a novel neuroprotective-antiapoptotic second-generation potent irreversible selective inhibitor of monoamine oxidase B. It… CONTINUE READING
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