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RIFAMPICIN: An antibiotic with brain protective function
(Elsevier Inc., 2014)
Besides its well known antibiotic activity rifampicin exerts multiple brain protective functions in acute cerebral ischemia and chronic neurodegeneration. The present mini-review gives an update of the unique activity of ...
Measures of resting state EEG rhythms for clinical trials in Alzheimer's disease: Recommendations of an expert panel
The Electrophysiology Professional Interest Area (EPIA) and Global Brain Consortium endorsed recommendations on candidate electroencephalography (EEG) measures for Alzheimer's disease (AD) clinical trials. The Panel reviewed ...
Cellular protection and therapeutic potential of tocotrienols
(Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., 2011)
Tocotrienols, components belonging to vitamin E members, are used as potent therapeutics in the treatment of several diseases. Recent studies suggested tocotrienol to have better activity in many situations compared to ...
Does sleep disturbance affect the amyloid clearance mechanisms in Alzheimer's disease?
Sleep is an important factor that plays a key role in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis. However, it is still unclear whether poor-quality sleep may overlap with sleep disturbances in the underlying dysfunctional mechanisms ...
Therapeutic role of rifampicin in Alzheimer's disease
Rifampicin exerts significant brain protective functions in multiple experimental models. Here we summarize the underlying mechanisms of the neuroprotective and pro-cognitive effects of rifampicin that are mediated by its ...