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Neuroprotective Agents

Known as: Neuroprotectants, Neuroprotective Agent, neuroprotective drug 
Drugs intended to prevent damage to the brain or spinal cord from ischemia, stroke, convulsions, or trauma. Some must be administered before the… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Ageing is a major risk factor for developing many neurodegenerative diseases. Cellular senescence is a homeostatic biological… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of mortality and morbidity both in civilian life and on the battlefield worldwide… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Well-documented experimental evidence from both in vitro and in vivo models of stroke strongly supports the critical involvement… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The free-radical-trapping agent NXY-059 showed promise as a neuroprotectant in the Stroke-Acute Ischemic NXY Treatment… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Vascular endothelial growth factor-A (VEGF-A) has recently been recognized as an important neuroprotectant in the central nervous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Preclinical evaluation of neuroprotectants fostered high expectations of clinical efficacy. When not matched, the question arises… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
1-Methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) damages the nigrostriatal dopaminergic pathway as seen in Parkinson's disease… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The Barthel Index (BI) and the Modified Rankin Scale (MRS) are commonly used scales that measure… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The neuroprotective actions of cannabidiol and other cannabinoids were examined in rat cortical neuron cultures exposed to toxic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
2,3-Dihydroxy-6-nitro-7-sulfamoyl-benzo(F)quinoxaline (NBQX) is an analog of the quinoxalinedione antagonists to the non-N-methyl… Expand
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