1. Generation of Reactive Oxygen Species in the Brain: Signaling for Neural Cell Survival or Suicide

  1. Tahira Farooqui1 and
  2. Akhlaq A. Farooqui2
  1. Akhlaq A. Farooqui

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch1

Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling

Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling

How to Cite

Farooqui, A. A. (2011) Generation of Reactive Oxygen Species in the Brain: Signaling for Neural Cell Survival or Suicide, in Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling (eds T. Farooqui and A. A. Farooqui), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Entomology/Center of Molecular Neurobiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118001943

Online ISBN: 9781118148143

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Keywords:

  • vertebrates, oxidative stress;
  • redox-sensitive process;
  • ROS-mediated survival signaling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Role of Reactive Oxygen Species in Neural Cells

  • ROS-Mediated Survival Signaling in Neural Cells

  • ROS-Mediated Injury in Neural Cells

  • Conclusion

  • References