Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Calcium Hydroxide in Dentistry
M. C. Prado¹, PhD, I. S. F. Telles², MSc, N. K. de Carvalho³, PhD, T. M. Duque⁴, PhD and M. Prado⁵, PhD
¹Department of Endodontics, Carioca Center for Oral Rehabilitation (CENCRO), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
²Postgraduate Program in Dentistry, Veiga de Almeida University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
³Department of Endodontics, Carioca Center for Oral Rehabilitation (CENCRO), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
⁴Department of Dentistry, University of Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
⁵Postgraduate Program in Dentistry, Veiga de Almeida University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Chapter 2. Role of Homocysteine in Endocrine Disorders
Madhukar Mittal and Parth Jethwani
Department of Endocrinology & Metabolism, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, India
Chapter 3. Protein Aggregation as a Routine Complication of Metabolic Disorders
Natalia M. Voroshylova and Serhij V. Verevka
State Institution “O. S. Kolomiychenko Institute of Otolaryngology, Ukrainian NAMS”, Kyiv, Ukraine
Chapter 4. The Impact of Homocysteine on Stroke and Dementia: An Updated Review of Clinical Studies and Mechanisms
Purvaja Marella¹,², Gyllian B. Yahn¹,³, Jeemin Kang¹,² and Nafisa M. Jadavji¹,²,⁴,⁵, PhD
¹Biomedical Sciences, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ, U.S.A.
²College of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ, U.S.A.
³College of Dental Medicine, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ, U.S.A.
⁴College of Veterinary Medicine, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ, U.S.A.
⁵Department of Neuroscience, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Chapter 5. Understanding Chirality and Its Role in Drug Discovery Research
W. Utembe¹,²,³, PhD
¹Toxicology and Biochemistry Department, National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOH), National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS), Johannesburg, South Africa
²Department of Environmental Heath, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
³Environmental Health Division, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Chapter 6. Molecular Mechanisms of Taurine in Inflammation and Its Therapeutic Potential
Ankita Mandal and Parames C. Sil
Division of Molecular Medicine, Bose Institute, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Chapter 7. What Is Homocysteine and Why Does It Matter?
E. Darendelioğlu¹ and A. Ayna²
¹Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Bingol University, Bingol, Turkey
²Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Bingol University, Bingol, Turkey
Chapter 8. Control of Milk Secretion at the Mammary Gland Level during Stress Conditions
Mohammad Rayees Dar, Mahendra Singh and Sunita Thakur
Animal Physiology Division, ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana, India
Chapter 9. Candida Infection in Neonates
Isabel Miras Aguilar, PhD
Department of Neonatology, Getafe University Hospital, Madrid, Spain