volume 28, issue 2, P283-289 2012
DOI: 10.3233/jad-2011-111391
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Vladimir P. Skulachev

Abstract: Much experimental evidence suggests that age-related brain pathologies are most often mediated by reactive oxygen species primarily originating from mitochondria (mROS). Two papers with such evidence have been recently published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (Stefanova et al., J Alzheimers Dis 21, 476-491, 2010; Lloret et al., J Alzheimers Dis, doi: 10.3233/JAD-2011-110890). In the first paper, it was shown that appearance of a typical behavioral trait of aging in rats (that old animals do not enter an…

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