11. The Chemical Interplay between Catecholamines and Metal Ions in Neurological Diseases

  1. Astrid Sigel4,
  2. Helmut Sigel4 and
  3. Roland K. O. Sigel5
  1. Wolfgang Linert1,
  2. Guy N. L. Jameson1,
  3. Reginald F. Jameson2 and
  4. Kurt A. Jellinger3

Published Online: 27 JUL 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470028114.ch11

Neurodegenerative Diseases and Metal Ions, Volume 1

Neurodegenerative Diseases and Metal Ions, Volume 1

How to Cite

Linert, W., Jameson, G. N. L., Jameson, R. F. and Jellinger, K. A. (2006) The Chemical Interplay between Catecholamines and Metal Ions in Neurological Diseases, in Neurodegenerative Diseases and Metal Ions, Volume 1 (eds A. Sigel, H. Sigel and R. K. O. Sigel), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470028114.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 51, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland

  2. 5

    Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Zürich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, CH-8057 Zürich, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Vienna University of Technology, Getreidemarkt 9/163-AC, A-1060 Vienna, Austria

  2. 2

    Emeritus Professor, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

  3. 3

    Institute of Clinical Neurobiology, Kenyongasse 18, A-1070 Vienna, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JUL 2006
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470014882

Online ISBN: 9780470028117

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Keywords:

  • neurodegenerative diseases;
  • iron and parkinson's disease;
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis;
  • catecholamines;
  • iron(III) and noradrenaline;
  • melanin sulfur content;
  • manganese chemistry;
  • manganese and manganosis;
  • dopamine autoxidation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General Introduction

  • Neurodegenerative Diseases

  • Relevant in Vitro Chemistry

  • Iron and Parkinson's Disease

  • Relevant Manganese Chemistry

  • Manganese and Manganosis

  • Other Metal Ions and Catecholamines

  • Summary of the Effect of Metal Ions on Autoxidation of Dopamine

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • Abbreviations and Definitions

  • References