Advances in Mitochondrial Medicine

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ISBN: 978-94-007-2868-4 (Print) 978-94-007-2869-1 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Physiology and structure of Mitochondria

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-37

      The Oxidative Phosphorylation System in Mammalian Mitochondria

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      Pages 39-51

      Physiology and Pathophysiology of Mitochondrial DNA

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      Pages 53-73

      Mitochondrial Ca2+ as a Key Regulator of Mitochondrial Activities

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      Pages 75-92

      Mitochondria and Nitric Oxide: Chemistry and Pathophysiology

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      Pages 93-136

      Mitochondria and Reactive Oxygen Species. Which Role in Physiology and Pathology?

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      Pages 137-156

      Uncoupling Proteins: Molecular, Functional, Regulatory, Physiological and Pathological Aspects

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      Pages 157-183

      The Mitochondrial Pathways of Apoptosis

  3. Mitochondria and disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 185-185

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      Pages 187-213

      Inherited Mitochondrial Disorders

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      Pages 215-234

      Role of Mitochondrial Function in Insulin Resistance

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      Pages 235-247

      Mitochondria and Diabetes. An Intriguing Pathogenetic Role

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      Pages 249-267

      Mitochondria and Heart Disease

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      Pages 269-286

      Mitochondria in Neurodegeneration

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      Pages 287-308

      Mitochondria and Cancer: A Growing Role in Apoptosis, Cancer Cell Metabolism and Dedifferentiation

  4. Mitochondria and Aging

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 309-309

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      Pages 311-327

      Mitochondria and Aging

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      Pages 329-346

      Mitochondria and Drugs

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      Pages 347-369

      Iatrogenic Mitochondriopathies: A Recent Lesson from Nucleoside/Nucleotide Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

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      Pages 371-384

      Dysfunction of Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Complex I in Neurological Disorders: Genetics and Pathogenetic Mechanisms

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      Pages 385-419

      Anthracyclines and Mitochondria

  5. Applications of Mitochondrial Science

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 421-421

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      Pages 423-440

      Mitochondrial Proteomic Approaches for New Potential Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers in Cancer

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      Pages 441-453

      Mitochondria in Anthropology and Forensic Medicine

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 455-461