Astrocytosis

Known as: Astrogliosis, Increase in astrocyte number 
Proliferation of astrocytes in the area of a lesion of the central nervous system. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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1960-2017
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2014
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2014
Huntington's disease (HD) is characterized by striatal medium spiny neuron (MSN) dysfunction, but the underlying mechanisms… (More)
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2010
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2010
Astrocytes are fundamental for brain homeostasis and are at the fulcrum of neurological diseases including Alzheimer's disease… (More)
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2008
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2008
Astrogliosis is a pathological hallmark of the epileptic brain. The identification of mechanisms that link astrogliosis to… (More)
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2007
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2007
Clinical observations suggest that certain gut and dietary factors may transiently worsen symptoms in autism spectrum disorders… (More)
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2006
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2006
Contactin-associated protein-like 2 (CASPR2) is encoded by CNTNAP2 and clusters voltage-gated potassium channels (K(v)1.1) at the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Both the administration of growth factors and physical therapy such as forced arm use (FAU) are promising… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We have generated transgenic mice in which astrocytes are labeled by the enhanced green fluorescent protein (EGFP) under the… (More)
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1999
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1999
Amyloid-β peptide (Aβ) seems to have a central role in the neuropathology of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Familial forms of the… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Dopaminergic (DA) and serotonergic (5-HT) projections to striatum and cortex have been implicated as the primary targets of… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Cytokines are thought to be important mediators in physiologic and pathophysiologic processes affecting the central nervous… (More)
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