Molecular Biology of Neurodegenerative Diseases: Visions for the Future - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128178744

Molecular Biology of Neurodegenerative Diseases: Visions for the Future, Volume 168

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: David Teplow
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128178744
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st November 2019
Page Count: 300
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Table of Contents

To include chapters on:
Alzheimer's disease
Prion-like propagation of alpha-synuclein
What - if anything - can we learn about neurodegenerative diseases from yeast?
Mitochondrial rejuvenation and replacement as a novel strategy for treatment of age-related neurodegenerative diseases
Propagation and removal of cerebral amyloid angiopathy
Therapeutic approaches that are likely to yield positive outcomes for Alzheimer's disease and related conditions
Axonal transport defects


Description

Molecular Biology of Neurodegenerative Diseases: Visions for the Future, Volume 168 in the Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science series, provides the most topical, informative and exciting monographs available on a wide variety of research topics. The series includes in-depth knowledge on the molecular biological aspects of organismal physiology, with this release including chapters on Alzheimer's disease, Prion-like propagation of alpha-synuclein, What - if anything - can we learn about neurodegenerative diseases from yeast?, Mitochondrial rejuvenation and replacement as a novel strategy for treatment of age-related neurodegenerative diseases, Propagation and removal of cerebral amyloid angiopathy, and much more.

Key Features

  • Includes comprehensive coverage of molecular biology
  • Presents ample use of tables, diagrams, schemata and color figures to enhance the reader's ability to rapidly grasp the information provided
  • Contains contributions from renowned experts in the field

Readership

Scientists working actively in a field, including those at levels ranging from graduate student to senior investigator. New investigators to a field who wish to familiarize themselves with the latest work


Details

No. of pages:
300
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2019
Published:
1st November 2019
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128178744

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About the Serial Volume Editors

David Teplow

David Teplow Serial Volume Editor

Professor Teplow is a member of the Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Director, UCLA Biopolymer Laboratory; and a member of the faculties of the Molecular Biology Institute, Brain Research Institute, Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program, and various neuroscience graduate programs. Professor Teplow received degrees in Biochemistry, and in Bacteriology & Immunology, from UC Berkeley; a Ph.D. from the University of Washington, Seattle; and postdoctoral training at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA. From 1991-2005, Professor Teplow was a member of the faculty of the Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston. Professor Teplow has published >200 peer-reviewed articles, including ~150 original articles and ~50 reviews, book chapters, and commentaries. Professor Teplow was a founding editor of the Journal of Molecular Neuroscience and Current Chemical Biology. He currently is Associate Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Neurodegenerative Disease. Professor Teplow is a member of numerous national and international scientific advisory and editorial boards.

Affiliations and Expertise

David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA