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Topical Collection on Ageing

  1. Content type: Review

    Alterations in trace element homeostasis could be involved in the pathology of dementia, and in particular of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Zinc is a structural or functional component of many proteins, being invo...

    Authors: Johnathan R. Nuttall and Patricia I. Oteiza

    Citation: Genes & Nutrition 2013 9:379

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  2. Content type: Review

    Demyelination is a pathological process characterized by the loss of myelin around axons. In the central nervous system, oligodendroglial damage and demyelination are common pathological features characterizin...

    Authors: Ana M. Adamo

    Citation: Genes & Nutrition 2013 9:360

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  3. Content type: Review

    Cellular polarity concerns the spatial asymmetric organization of cellular components and structures. Such organization is important not only for biological behavior at the individual cell level, but also for...

    Authors: Helena Soares, H. Susana Marinho, Carla Real and Fernando Antunes

    Citation: Genes & Nutrition 2013 9:371

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