neuroprotective


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neurotoxicity

 [noor″o-tok-sis´ĭ-te]
the ability to exert a destructive or poisonous effect upon nerve tissue. adj., adj neurotox´ic.

neuroprotective

[noor′opro-tek′tiv]
guarding or protecting against neurotoxicity.
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The report contains profiles of 139 companies that have a neuroprotective product or products along with 120 collaborations.
Critically, patients with hypermethylation of C9orf72 showed more dense grey matter in the hippocampus, frontal cortex, and thalamus, regions of the brain important for the above described tasks and affected in ALS and FTD, suggesting that hypermethylation is neuroprotective in these regions.
In addition, this new research indicates that it may be neuroprotective.
Cornaceae) showed the significant neuroprotective activity against glutamate-induced toxicity in HT22 hippocampal cells.
This neuroprotective compound, called P7C3, holds special promise because of its medication-friendly properties.
Glutamate antagonists, gamma-aminobutytic aminobutyric acid (GABA) agonists, calcium channel blockers, and free-radical scavengers are other neuroprotective strategies currently under investigation for acute ischemic stroke.
Traveling by ambulance, the paramedics diagnosed stroke in these patients with 100% accuracy and then began infusing the neuroprotective drug magnesium sulfate within an average of 28 minutes after arriving.
NTI is an emerging drug development company focused on the clinical evaluation and regulatory approval of neuroprotective drugs.
Other experiments from this research team have increased regeneration by the administration of the neuroprotective steroid, methylprednisolone.
The report contains profiles of 136 companies that have a neuroprotective product or products along with 119 collaborations.
Recent findings suggest that phytochemicals compounds with neuroprotective features may be an important resources in the discovery of drug candidates against AD.
The research, funded in part by the National Institutes of Health, has turned up clues to a neuroprotective mechanism that could lead to a treatment for Alzheimer's disease.