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Mechanisms of Disease

An Introduction to Clinical Science

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diseases & disorders,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Pathology,
  • Diseases,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Reference,
  • Physiology, Pathological,
  • Pathology, Cellular,
  • Medical / General,
  • Disease,
  • Pathology, Molecular

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsS. Tomlinson (Editor), A. M. Heagerty (Editor), A. P. Weetman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages531
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7741911M
    ISBN 100521467381
    ISBN 109780521467384

    Determining and understanding the molecular mechanisms of disease is one of the key goals of modern medical research. The studies of medical genetics, microbiology, immunology, structural biology, molecular cell biology, neuroscience and developmental biology have been brought to bear on the full range of human diseases. Parkinson's disease (PD) results primarily from the death of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra. Current PD medications treat symptoms; none halt or retard dopaminergic neuron degeneration. The main obstacle to developing neuroprotective therapies is a limited understanding of the key molecular mechanisms that provoke neurodegeneration. The discovery of PD genes has led to the Cited by: 7.

    This book, written by members of the European network PROTEOSTASIS, provides an up-to-date review of the research regarding protein homeostasis in health and disease. With new discoveries contributing to the increasing complexity of this topic, the book offers a detailed overview of the pathways regulating protein homeostasis, including. Start studying mechanisms of disease, diagnosis and treatment. ch 1. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

    Book Description An accessible and enjoyable introduction to pathology and the mechanisms of disease, this book puts pathology into its historical, scientific and clinical context. Organized in four main themes - What is a Disease, Defense Against Disease, Circulatory Disorders and Disorders of Cell Growth - the text highlights key mechanisms. The book is then focussed on epigenetic mechanisms involved in various diseases including anti-inflammatory and autoimmune conditions. Important accounts relating to the effects of epigenetics in metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular disease and asthma are the focus of subsequent chapters.


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