Biochemical Mechanisms of Neuronal Degeneration and Plasticity

  • G. Savettieri
  • I. Di Liegro
  • A. Cestelli


The signs and symptoms of neurologic disorders, often bewildering in their clinical manifestations, present extreme diagnostic and therapeutic chahenges to physicians. It is necessary to have a good knowledge of the biochemical processes involved in the damage in order to select therapeutic strategies aimed to re-establish, at least in part, the injured physiological functions.


Prion Disease Huntington Disease Fatal Familial Insomnia Diffuse Plaque Chronic Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia 
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  • G. Savettieri
  • I. Di Liegro
  • A. Cestelli

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