Zinc: indications in brain disorders

  title={Zinc: indications in brain disorders},
  author={Atish Prakash and Kanchan Bharti and Abu Bakar Abdul Majeed},
  journal={Fundamental \& Clinical Pharmacology},
Zinc is the authoritative metal which is present in our body, and reactive zinc metal is crucial for neuronal signaling and is largely distributed within presynaptic vesicles. Zinc also plays an important role in synaptic function. At cellular level, zinc is a modulator of synaptic activity and neuronal plasticity in both development and adulthood. Different importers and transporters are involved in zinc homeostasis. ZnT‐3 is a main transporter involved in zinc homeostasis in the brain. It has… 

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