Nanotech 2011 Vol. 3
Nanotech 2011 Vol. 3
Nanotechnology 2011: Bio Sensors, Instruments, Medical, Environment and Energy

Nano Medical Sciences & Neurology Chapter 6

Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles Protect Against MPTP-Induced Dopaminergic Neurodegeneration in a Mouse Model for Parkinson’s Disease

Authors: C.D. Dillon, M. Billings, K.S. Hockey, L. DeLaGarza, B.A. Rzigalinski

Affilation: Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, United States

Pages: 451 - 454

Keywords: neurodegeneration, cerium oxide nanoparticles, antioxidants, Parkinson’s disease, dopaminergic neurons, neuroprotectants

In this abstract, we demonstrate that cerium oxide nanoparticles protect against neurodegeneration in a mouse model of Parkinson’s Disease.

ISBN: 978-1-4398-7138-6
Pages: 852
Hardcopy: $199.95