Lysosomal Enzyme Activity in Rat Brain During Aging

  • Antonio Federico
  • Isabella D’Amore
  • Silvia Palmeri
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 150)


At the cellular level, aging frequently appears to be accompanied by deterioration of organelles and other cellular structures1,2. These changes may be due to an age-related increase in catabolic enzyme activities or to a decrease in synthesis to the extent that it no longer counterbalances degradation.


Lysosomal Enzyme Lysosomal Hydrolase Lysosomal Enzyme Activity Aging Human Brain Acta Neuropath 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Federico
    • 1
  • Isabella D’Amore
    • 1
  • Silvia Palmeri
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro per lo Studio delle Encefalo-Neuro-Miopatie GeneticheIstituto di Scienze NeurologicheSienaItaly

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