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A 10-year follow-up of hippocampal volume on magnetic resonance imaging in early dementia and cognitive decline

Tom den Heijer, Fedde van der Lijn, Peter J. Koudstaal, Albert Hofman, Aad van der Lugt, Gabriel P. Krestin, Wiro J. Niessen and Monique M. B. Breteler.

in Brain

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 6256 words.

Hippocampal atrophy is frequently observed on magnetic resonance images from patients with Alzheimer’s disease and persons with mild cognitive impairment. Even in asymptomatic elderly, a...

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A 12-Week Iyengar Yoga Program Improved Balance and Mobility in Older Community-Dwelling People: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

Anne Tiedemann, Sandra O’Rourke, Romina Sesto and Catherine Sherrington.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

September 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Public Health; Biological Sciences; Molecular and Cell Biology; Neuroscience. 4944 words.

Background.

Exercise that challenges balance can improve mobility and prevent falls in older adults. Yoga as a physical activity option for older adults is...

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A 12-year follow-up in sporadic inclusion body myositis: an end stage with major disabilities

Fieke M. Cox, Maarten J. Titulaer, Jacob K. Sont, Axel R. Wintzen, Jan J. G. M. Verschuuren and Umesh A. Badrising.

in Brain

November 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5049 words.

Sporadic inclusion body myositis is considered to be a slowly progressive myopathy. Long-term follow-up data are, however, not yet available. Follow-up data are important with a view to...

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‘A beautiful creature that jumps’

A. N. Wilson.

in Brain

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1479 words.

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A (mini) pill for stroke?

Malcolm Macleod.

in Brain

February 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1195 words.

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The A467T and W748S <i>POLG</i> substitutions are a rare cause of adult-onset ataxia in Europe

Kate Craig, Gianfrancesco Ferrari, Watcharee Tiangyou, Gavin Hudson, Cinzia Gellera, Massimo Zeviani and Patrick F. Chinnery.

in Brain

April 2007; p ublished online April 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 1153 words.

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The A9 dopamine neuron component in grafts of ventral mesencephalon is an important determinant for recovery of motor function in a rat model of Parkinson’s disease

Shane Grealish, Marie E. Jönsson, Meng Li, Deniz Kirik, Anders Björklund and Lachlan H. Thompson.

in Brain

February 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 8383 words.

Grafts of foetal ventral mesencephalon, used in cell replacement therapy for Parkinson’s disease, are known to contain a mix of dopamine neuronal subtypes including the A9 neurons of the...

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ABCC1: a gateway for pharmacological compounds to the ischaemic brain

Ertugrul Kilic, Annett Spudich, Ülkan Kilic, Katharina M. Rentsch, Raluca Vig, Christian M. Matter, Heidi Wunderli-Allenspach, Jean-Marc Fritschy, Claudio L. Bassetti and Dirk M. Hermann.

in Brain

October 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5929 words.

By preventing access of drugs to the CNS, the blood–brain barrier hampers developments in brain pharmacotherapy. Strong efforts are currently being made to identify drugs that accumulate...

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<i>ABC</i>-transporter gene-polymorphisms are potential pharmacogenetic markers for mitoxantrone response in multiple sclerosis

S. Cotte, N. von Ahsen, N. Kruse, B. Huber, A. Winkelmann, U. K. Zettl, M. Starck, N. König, N. Tellez, J. Dörr, F. Paul, F. Zipp, F. Lühder, H. Koepsell, H. Pannek, X. Montalban, R. Gold and A. Chan.

in Brain

September 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 7541 words.

Escalation therapy with mitoxantrone (MX) in highly active multiple sclerosis is limited by partially dose-dependent side-effects. Predictors of therapeutic response may result in...

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Aberrant epilepsy-associated mutant Na<sub>v</sub>1.6 sodium channel activity can be targeted with cannabidiol

Reesha R. Patel, Cindy Barbosa, Tatiana Brustovetsky, Nickolay Brustovetsky and Theodore R. Cummins.

in Brain

August 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 10665 words.

Mutations in brain isoforms of voltage-gated sodium channels have been identified in patients with distinct epileptic phenotypes. Clinically, these patients often do not respond well to...

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