• Neuroinflammation in manganese neurotoxicity 

        Author(s):Streifel, Karin Marie
        Date Issued:2011
        Format:born digital; doctoral dissertations
        Excessive environmental or dietary exposure to the essential nutrient manganese (Mn) causes neuroinflammation, particularly in the striatial-pallidum and substantia nigra pars reticulata of the CNS, concominant in the loss ...
      • Molecular regulation of glial inflammation in Parkinson's disease 

        Author(s):De Miranda, Briana R.
        Date Issued:2014
        Format:born digital; doctoral dissertations
        Parkinson's disease (PD) is the most prevalent movement disorder that affects adults, the primary pathology of which includes the loss of dopamine producing neurons from the substantia nigra (SN) and inflammatory activation ...
      • Role of neuroinflammatory NF-KB signaling and glial crosstalk in neurodegeneration, The 

        Author(s):Kirkley, Kelly Sullivan
        Date Issued:2013
        Format:born digital; doctoral dissertations
        Neuroinflammation or inflammatory activation of astrocytes and microglia are considered pathological hallmarks and important mechanisms in debilitating neurodegenerative diseases. However, the signaling mechanisms underlying ...
      • Neuroinflammation and the two-hit hypothesis of Parkinson's disease 

        Author(s):Bantle, Collin M.
        Date Issued:2019
        Format:born digital; doctoral dissertations
        The ever-increasing prevalence of neurodegenerative diseases, Alzheimer's Disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease (PD), impose one the most significant medical and public health threats throughout the world. Characteristic ...