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By Fred Nyberg

Although the genomic period is not any longer in its infancy, the existence sciences are nonetheless dealing with questions about the position of endogenous proteins and peptides in homeostasis and pathologies. Delving into essentially the most present fields of curiosity in biology and drugs, Neuropeptides in Neuroprotection and Neuroregeneration describes the effect of neuropeptides on neuroprotection and neuroregeneration.

The e-book starts with chapters describing vital gains of the endogenous neuropeptide platforms relating to their formation, receptor signaling, and inactivation. It contains chapters keen on the layout and improvement of peptide-like medicinal drugs (peptidomimetics). additionally, the ebook covers:

  • General elements concerning the biosynthesis, buildings, and distribution of neuroactive peptides and their receptors

  • Basic mechanisms for neuropeptide motion, metabolism, in addition to thoughts for his or her detection and facets crucial for the mobile mechanisms underlying mind pathology

  • Neuropeptides identified for his or her impression in neurodegenerative and neuroprotective processes

  • Fundamental features in addition to fresh development within the improvement of peptidomimetics of neuroprotective and cognition-enhancing peptides

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