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Insights of Neural Reorganization

Edited by Victor Chaban

University of California Los Angeles

This book provides comprehensive and up-to-date insights into emerging research trends on neuroplasticity with current or future treatments for neurodevelopment and neurodegenerative diseases. The authors discuss structural and functional changes associated with cortical remapping, sensory substitution, synaptic and non-synaptic compensatory plasticity due to brain damage, brain training, chronic pain, meditation, music, exercise and related states. Key features include pathogenesis, and existing and new therapies together with a pharmacological and non-pharmacological approach in clinical treatment and management. The authors are established experts that contributed significantly to a better understanding of the etiology of neuroplasticity. This book is recommended to healthcare providers, clinical scientists, students and patients.

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NeuroplasticityInsights of Neural ReorganizationEdited by Victor Chaban

Published: June 6th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68156

ISBN: 978-1-78923-195-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-194-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-286-7

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

6587 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

9 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations


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1. Neuroplasticity of Primary Sensory Neurons in Visceral Nociception

By Victor V. Chaban


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2. Plastic Adaptation: A Neuronal Imperative Capable of Confounding the Goals of Stem Cell Replacement Therapy for either Huntington’s or Parkinson’s Disease

By Michael I. Sandstrom, Kevin A. Anderson, Naveen Jayaprakash, Parnit K. Bhupal and Gary L. Dunbar


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3. Neuroplasticity in Young Age: Computer-Based Early Neurodevelopment Classifier

By Hagit Friedman, Marina Soloveichick, Shai Barak, Omer Bar-Yosef, Saab Raunak and Smolkin Tatiana


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4. Brain Reorganization in Late Adulthood: Rapid Left-to-Right Switch of Handedness Through Memory-Drawing Training

By Lora T. Likova


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5. Music and Brain Plasticity: How Sounds Trigger Neurogenerative Adaptations

By Mark Reybrouck, Peter Vuust and Elvira Brattico


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6. Brain Dynamics and Plastic Deformation of Self Circuitries in the Dementia Patient

By Denis Larrivee


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7. Model Systems to Define Remyelination Therapies

By Robert H. Miller, Molly Karl, Reshmi Tognatta, Ahdeah Pajoohesh- Ganji and Mohammad Abu-Rub


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8. Dendritic Spine Modifications in Brain Physiology

By Jun Ju and Qiang Zhou


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9. Sleep Disorders in Multiple Sclerosis

By Montserrat González Platas and María Yaiza Pérez Martin


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