Diabetes, Insulin and Alzheimer's Disease

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ISBN: 978-3-642-04299-7 (Print) 978-3-642-04300-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    Insulin Action in the Brain and the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease

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    Chapter

    Pages 21-42

    The Brain-insulin Connection, Metabolic Diseases and Related Pathologies

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    Pages 43-56

    Insulin-Mediated Neuroplasticity in the Central Nervous System

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    Chapter

    Pages 57-71

    Stress Hormones and Neuroplasticity in the Diabetic Brain

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    Chapter

    Pages 73-80

    Diabetes and the Brain – An Epidemiologic Perspective

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    Pages 81-88

    Cognition in Type 2 Diabetes: Brain Imaging Correlates and Vascular and Metabolic Risk Factors

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    Pages 89-107

    The Relationship Between the Continuum of Elevated Adiposity, Hyperinsulinemia, and Type 2 Diabetes and Late-onset Alzheimer’s Disease: An Epidemiological Perspective

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    Pages 109-127

    The Role of Insulin Dysregulation in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease

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    Pages 129-152

    Is Alzheimer’s a Disorder of Ageing and Why Don’t Mice get it? The Centrality of Insulin Signalling to Alzheimer’s Disease Pathology

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    Chapter

    Pages 153-182

    PKC and Insulin Pathways in Memory Storage: Targets for Synaptogenesis, Anti-apoptosis, and the Treatment of AD

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    Chapter

    Pages 183-199

    Diet, Abeta Oligomers and Defective Insulin and Neurotrophic Factor Signaling in Alzheimer’s Disease

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    Pages 201-213

    Serum IGF-I, Life Style, and Risk of Alzheimer’s disease

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 215-217