Regulation of neuronal oxidative and nitrosative stress by endogenous protective pathways and disease processes.

Oxidative/nitrosative stress contributes to the etiology of many neurological disorders in the developing and aged/mature central nervous system, including acute trauma such as ischemia and hyperoxia, as well as chronic diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases. In addition to the accumulation of nonspecific oxidative damage, it is becoming… (More)