Horizons in Neuroscience Research. Volume 49


Andres Costa and Eugenio Villalba (Editors)

Series: Horizons in Neuroscience Research
BISAC: MED057000

This book explores the latest developments in neuroscience research.

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Molecular Mechanism of Glucose Breakdown in the Human Brain in Vivo
Kristina Zubow1, Anatolij Zubow2 and Viktor Zubow1
R&D, Zubow Consulting (NPO), Peenehagen, Germany
2Dept. Telecommunication Networks Group, Berlin, Germany

Chapter 2. Alpha Lipoic Acid as a Potential Modulator of Neurodegenerative and Neuroinflammatory Disorders
Erfaneh Shaygannia1, PhD, Gholamreza Akhavanfarid1, Pharm D, Seyed Massood Nabavi2, PhD and Mohammad Hosein Nasr-Esfahani3, PhD
1Department of research and development, Raha pharmaceutical company, Isfahan, Iran
2Department of Regenerative Medicine, Cell Science Research Center, Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology, Tehran, Iran
3Department of Animal Biotechnology, Reproductive Biomedicine Research Center, Royan Institute for Biotechnology, ACECR, Isfahan, Iran

Chapter 3. Axons’ Signals
Jüri Engelbrecht1,2, Kert Tamm1 and Tanel Peets1
1Department of Cybernetics, Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn, Estonia
2Estonian Academy of Sciences, Tallinn, Estonia

Chapter 4. Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System in Neurodegenerative Retinal Disorders
Nadia Galindo-Cabello1, Salvador Pastor-Idioate1,2, MD, PhD, and Ricardo Usategui-Martín1,3 PhD
1University Institute of Applied Ophthalmobiology of the University of Valladolid, Retina Group, Valladolid, Spain
2Departament of Ophthalmology, University Clinical Hospital of Valladolid, Spain
3Department of Cell Biology, Genetics, Histology and Pharmacology,
Faculty of Medicine, University of Valladolid, Spain

Chapter 5. Clinical Magnetoencephalography: Eloquent Brain Area, Brainwaves Augmentation and MEG-Based Brain Network with Coherence and Power Spectral Density Changes
Zamzuri Idris1,2,3, MD, Mohammed Faruque Reza1, MD, PhD, Zaitun Zakaria1,2,3, MD, PhD, Abdul Rahman Izaini Ghani1,2,3, MD, Muhammad Ihfaz Ismail1,2,3, Ang Song Yee1,2,3, Diana Noma Fitzrol1,2,3, Muhamad Hafiz Abd Latif4, MSc, Tong Boon Tang4, PhD and Jafri Malin Abdullah1,2,3, MD, PhD
1Department of Neurosciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
2Brain and Behaviour Cluster, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
3Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
4Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak, Malaysia

Chapter 6. Recent Advances in the Understanding of the Pathophysiology of Neurotrauma
Krisna Maddy, Danielle Harris, Meredith Costello, Neway Araya, Kevin Pierre and Brandon Lucke-Wold
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA

Chapter 7. Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and Bioactive Nutrients: A Narrative Revision
Elizabeth Gil White, Francisco Raúl Barroso Villafuerte, and Gabriela Gutiérrez-Salmeán
Centro de Investigación en Ciencias de la Salud, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Anáhuac México, Lomas Anáhuac, Huixquilucan, Estado de México, México

Chapter 8. The Role of Levetiracetam in the Modulation of Pain Through Serotonin Receptors
José Luis Cortes-Altamirano1,2, Ana Micov3, Samuel Reyes-Long1, Abril Morráz-Varela1, Herlinda Bonilla-Jaime4, Elizabeth Herrera-López2, Cindy Bandala1,5 and Alfonso Alfaro-Rodríguez1
1División de Neurociencias, Instituto Nacional de Rehabilitación, “Luis Guillermo Ibarra Ibarra,” Ciudad de México, México
2Departamento de Quiropráctica, Universidad Estatal del Valle de Ecatepec, Estado de México, México
3Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Serbia
4Departamento de Biología de la Reproducción, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Ciudad de México, México
5Escuela Superior de Medicina, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Ciudad de México, México

Chapter 9. How Dual-Target Compounds May Result in More Efficient Parkinson’s Therapy! A Short Review of Recent Literature on Reportedly Novel Synthetized Derivatives and Relatively New Strategies
Weiam Abdul Raheem Hussein1,2
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, University of Hail, Hail, Saudi Arabia
2Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Aden University, Aden, Yemen


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