Understanding regulation of nerve cell death by mGluRs as a method for development of successful neuroprotective strategies

@article{Baskys2005UnderstandingRO,
  title={Understanding regulation of nerve cell death by mGluRs as a method for development of successful neuroprotective strategies},
  author={Andrius Baskys and Morten Blaabjerg},
  journal={Journal of the Neurological Sciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={229},
  pages={201-209}
}
A common cause of nerve cell death often leading to vascular dementia is ischemic stroke. Attempts to develop clinically effective stroke treatment and prevention strategies based on pharmacological manipulations of a single mechanism have not led to clinical success. Analysis of clinical neuroprotection trials suggests that combination treatments may be more effective. To identify optimal components for such treatment, N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor (NMDAR) activation-induced cell death in… Expand
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