Brain Aging and Therapeutic Interventions

  • Mahendra K. Thakur
  • Suresh I.S. Rattan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-1
  2. Mahendra K. Thakur, Arpita Konar, Akash Gautam
    Pages 1-18
  3. Mónica De la Fuente, Lorena Arranz
    Pages 79-94
  4. Mahdi Hasan, Sandeep Tripathi, Abbas A. Mahdi
    Pages 131-146
  5. Maheep Bhatnagar, Ayushi Jain, Neha Jaiswal, Chavi Sharma, Pooja Suvalka
    Pages 159-176
  6. Kalpana Barhwal Hota, Sunil Kumar Hota, Shashi Bala Singh
    Pages 177-189
  7. Harmen J. Krugers, Marian Joels
    Pages 191-202
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 284-284

About this book

Introduction

The proposed book will be a multi-author review book comprised of relevant chapters written in the form of critical reviews by the leading researchers in their respective fields. The format of the articles will be in semi-academic style in which research data from various experimental systems will be presented while focusing on their applications in human beings with respect to the prevention and treatment of age-related impairments in brain functions. The book will consist of about 18 chapters, each of which will be on an average 16 pages long giving about 300 pages. Each chapter will be a comprehensive and critical review of the topic in question presenting important data in a tabulated form, and wherever necessary using photographs and line drawings. It will provide an authoritative and up-to-date account of a specific topic with a comprehensive list of citations of original research papers and review articles.

Keywords

Brain Aging Cognitive Impairment Neurodegeneration Neuroprotection Therapeutic Interventions

Editors and affiliations

  • Mahendra K. Thakur
    • 1
  • Suresh I.S. Rattan
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of ZoologyBanaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiIndia
  2. 2., Department of Molecular BiologyAarhus UniversityAarhus-CDenmark

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-5237-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-5236-8
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-5237-5
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