Applications of Biotechnology in Neurology by Kewal K. Jain

Applications of Biotechnology in Neurology by Kewal K. Jain

By Kewal K. Jain

Culling jointly excerpts from a variety of writings by means of Dr. Kewal ok. Jain on biotechnology subject matters as they relate to problems of the worried method, Applications of Biotechnology in Neurology covers various purposes for these operating in existence sciences and the pharmaceutical sciences, relatively these constructing diagnostics and therapeutics for the worried process. This targeted quantity delves into parts comparable to neurobiotechnology, like neurogenomics and neuroproteomics, molecular diagnostics, a number of equipment of enhancing systemic management of gear for unique supply to the frightened procedure, together with using nanobiotechnology, biotechnology-based concepts and items for neuroprotection, in addition to chapters on neurosurgery and customized neurology.

Thorough, state-of-the-art, and thoughtfully geared up, Applications of Biotechnology in Neurology serves as an incredible consultant, supplemented by way of seventy five tables and sixteen figures in addition to a number of references from contemporary literature in this subject, that are appended to every chapter.

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2 Biomarkers of cerebral metabolism ............................................. Classification of biochemical markers of AD in blood and CSF.......................................................................... 3 Characteristics of an ideal biomarker for Alzheimer disease ....... 4 Biomarkers of Parkinson’s disease............................................... 5 Biomarkers of Huntington disease ............................................... 6 Classification of biomarkers of sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis .............................................................................

Variations in the Human Genome Because of the diversity of the human species, there is no such thing as a normal human genome sequence. Variations are specific locations in the human genome where differences between individuals are found and the term “normal” or “wild type” refers to the most common variant at a location in a given population group. Neurogenomics 9 Variants are referred to as “alleles”, but if the frequency of an allele is greater than 1%, such variants are called polymorphisms.

These techniques include expressed sequence tags, sequencing of cDNA libraries, differential display, subtractive hybridization, serial analysis of gene expression; and the high density DNA microarrays. Gene expression measurements may be used to identify genes that are abnormally regulated as a secondary consequence of a disease state, or to identify the response of brain cells to pharmacological treatments. The usual method for the study of gene expression in the brain is by obtaining tissue sections and examining them for the expression of a particular gene using a fluorescent probe.

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