Excitotoxins

Known as: Excitatory Neurotoxins, Excitotoxin, Neurotoxins, Excitatory 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Many potential treatments for Alzheimer's disease target amyloid-beta peptides (Abeta), which are widely presumed to cause the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Minocycline, a semisynthetic tetracycline derivative, protects brain against global and focal ischemia in rodents. We examined… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Erythropoietin, a kidney cytokine regulating haematopoiesis (the production of blood cells), is also produced in the brain after… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 (cdk5) and its neuron-specific activator p35 are required for neurite outgrowth and cortical lamination… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Both necrotic and apoptotic neuronal death are observed in various neurological and neurodegenerative disorders. Calpain is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Hypothermia applied after hypoxia offers neuroprotection in neonatal animals, but the mechanisms involved remain unknown. Hypoxia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A brief exposure to high concentrations of glutamate kills cultured forebrain neurons by an excitotoxic process that is dependent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
NEURONAL degeneration in the hippocampus, a region of the brain important for acquisition of memory in humans, occurs in various… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Quantitative concentration-toxicity relationships were determined for the injury of cultured murine cortical neurons by several… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A current hypothesis links the neuroexcitatory properties of certain acidic amino acids to their ability to cause selective… (More)
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