Editor: Atta-ur-Rahman

Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research - Alzheimer Disorders

Volume 5

eBook: US $129 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $219
Printed Copy: US $155
Library License: US $516
ISSN: 2451-8743 (Print)
ISSN: 2214-5168 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-232-5 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-231-8 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2016
DOI: 10.2174/97816810823181160501

Introduction

Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research - Alzheimer Disorders is an e-Book series which covers recent topics related to understanding Alzheimer's disease (AD) that causes dementia and has a neurodegenerative effect on the brain. The disease affects memory, thought process, and language of affected individuals. Chapters in each volume focus on (Alzheimer Disorders) drug research with special emphasis on clinical trials, research on drugs in advanced stages of development and cure for Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.

Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research - Alzheimer Disorders will be of particular interest to readers interested in drug therapy of this specific neurodegenerative condition and related brain disorders as the series provides relevant reviews written by experts in field of Alzheimer’s Disease research.

The fifth volume of this series features chapters covering critical discussions on AD management and new therapies. The topics reviewed in this volume include:

- Current concepts in management of AD

- The amyloid cascade hypothesis and stem cell-based AD therapy

- Phytochemicals targeting AD

- Dementia screening in primary clinical care settings

- Updates in dementia / AD clinical research and drug development

Contributors

Editor(s):
Atta-ur-Rahman FRS
Kings College, University of Cambridge
Cambridge
UK




Contributor(s):
Alexandra Grubman
Department of Pathology
The University of Melbourne
Victoria
Australia


Almir Fajkic
Department of Pathophysiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Almira Hadzovic-Dzuvo
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Amela Devisevic
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Amina Valjevac
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Andreia Corciova
Department of Drugs Analysis, Faculty of Pharmacy
“Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Iasi
Romania


Anton Glasnović
Zagreb University School of Medicine
Zagreb
Croatia


Asija Zaciragic
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Asmaa Althani
Biomedical Research Center
Qatar University
Doha, 2731
Qatar
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Department of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Science
Qatar University
Doha, 2731
Qatar


Bianca Ivănescu
Department of Pharmaceutical Botany, Faculty of Pharmacy
“Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Iasi
Romania


Calin Corciova
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biomedical Engineering
“Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Iasi
Romania


Carlo Cenciarelli
CNR-Institute of Translational Pharmacology
Via Fosso del Cavaliere
100-00133 Roma
Italy


Daniela Matei
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biomedical Engineering
“Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Iasi
Romania


Hany E. Marei
Biomedical Research Center
Qatar University
Doha, 2731
Qatar


Jaana Suhonen
Neurology Department
Al-Ahli Hospital
6401 Doha
Qatar


Jasminko Huskic
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Marijana Bosnar Puretić
University Department of Neurology
Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Centre
Zagreb
Croatia


Mohamed E. El Zowalaty
Biomedical Research Center
Qatar University
Doha, 2731
Qatar


Mohammad A. Albanna
Psychiatry Department
Hamad Medical Corporation
3050 Doha
Qatar


Nermina Babic
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Nesina Avdagic
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Orhan Lepara
Department of Human Physiology
Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina


Paul David Dash
Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Bayview Memory and Alzheimer Treatment Center
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore
USA


Sandra Morović
“Aviva” Medical Centre
Zagreb
Croatia


Tengfei Wang
Department of Pharmacology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis
Tennessee


Thomas Caceci
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg
Virginia


Vida Demarin
Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Zagreb
Croatia


Xin Yi Choo
Department of Pathology
The University of Melbourne
Victoria
Australia


Zlatko Trkanjec
University Department of Neurology
Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Centre
Zagreb
Croatia




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