Update on current models of HIV-related neuronal injury: platelet-activating factor, arachidonic acid and nitric oxide.

@article{Lipton1994UpdateOC,
  title={Update on current models of HIV-related neuronal injury: platelet-activating factor, arachidonic acid and nitric oxide.},
  author={Stuart Lipton and Ming – Chang Yeh and Evan B. Dreyer},
  journal={Advances in neuroimmunology},
  year={1994},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={181-8}
}
This review aims to summarize recent work related to the pathogenesis and possible treatment of neuronal injury in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), especially with reference to potential neurotoxic substances released by HIV-infected or gp120-stimulated macrophages/microglia. Approximately a third of adults and half of children with AIDS… CONTINUE READING