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Mechanisms of Neuroinflammation

"Mechanisms of Neuroinflammation" book explains how the neuronal cells become swollen at the moment of the blood-brain barrier disruption and how they lose their immunological isolation. A cascade of cytokines and immune cells from the bloodstream enters the nervous system, inflaming neurons and activating the glia. This produces a neuroinflammatory process that can generate different neurodegenerative diseases. Better understanding of mechanisms that are activated at the time when the damage to the brain occurs could lead to the development of suitable therapies that revert the neuronal inflammation and thus prevent further damage to the nervous system.

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Mechanisms of NeuroinflammationEdited by Gonzalo Emiliano Aranda Abreu

Published: August 23rd 2017

DOI: 10.5772/66067

ISBN: 978-953-51-3452-7

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3451-0

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1. Reducing Neuroinflammation in Psychiatric Disorders: Novel Target of Phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) and Developing of the PDE4 Inhibitors

By Chuang Wang, Zhen Wang, Mengmeng Li, Chenli Li, Hanjie Yu, Dongsheng Zhou and Zhongming Chen

360

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2. Neuroinflammation and Neurotransmission Mechanisms Involved in Neuropsychiatric Disorders

By Jacqueline A. Leite, Ana Maria M. Orellana, Paula F. Kinoshita, Natália P. de Mello, Cristoforo Scavone and Elisa M. Kawamoto

431

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3. Comprehensive Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease Neurodegeneration, from Amyloid-β to Neuroinflammatory Modulation

By Juan M. Zolezzi and Nibaldo C. Inestrosa

355

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4. Neuroimmune Dynamics in Alzheimer’s Disease Progression

By Víctor Andrade, Leonardo Guzmán‐Martínez, Katiana Vergara‐ Pulgar and Ricardo B. Maccioni

274

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5. Interleukin 1 Receptor and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Neuroinflammation

By Huanhuan Wang and Xizhen Wang

297

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6. A Review of Neuroinflammatory Mechanisms in Ischemic Stroke: Background and Therapeutic Approaches

By Attila Sas, László Horváth, Csaba Oláh and Attila Valikovics

360

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7. On Overcoming Barriers to Application of Neuroinflammation Research

By Edward L. Tobinick, Tracey A. Ignatowski and Robert N. Spengler

269

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8. The Role of NO/cGMP Signaling on Neuroinflammation: A New Therapeutic Opportunity

By Christina A. Peixoto, Ana K.S. Nunes and Catarina Rapôso

361

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9. Roles of Pro- and Anti-inflammatory Cytokines in Traumatic Brain Injury and Acute Ischemic Stroke

By Rachelle Dugue, Manan Nath, Andrew Dugue and Frank C. Barone

474

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10. Role of Kynurenine Pathway in Glioblastoma

By Gustavo Ignacio Vázquez Cervantes, Nora Karen Olascoaga Arellano, Daniela Ramírez Ortega, Alelí Salazar Ramiro, Dinora F. González Esquivel, Camilo Ríos, Benjamín Pineda Olvera and Verónica Pérez de la Cruz

287

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11. Neuroinflammatory Signals during Acute and Chronic Liver Diseases

By Matthew McMillin and Sharon DeMorrow

262

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