HDAC Inhibitors as Novel Therapeutic Option Against Therapeutically Challenging Neurological Disorders

  • Shabir Ahmad Ganai


Neuronal disorders are associated with transcriptional deregulation. Histone deacetylase inhibitors (HDACi) have the potential to reinstate this deregulation and as such are emerging as promising therapeutic agents for vanquishing neurological disorders. Here we discuss the marvellous therapeutic effect of various HDACi against neurological disorders including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and epilepsy. The underlying molecular players modulated by these inhibitors in bringing therapeutic effect will also be taken into consideration.


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  • Shabir Ahmad Ganai
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  1. 1.Division of Basic Sciences and Humanities, Faculty of AgricultureSKUAST-KashmirWadura SoporeIndia

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