21. Molecular Basis of Iron-induced Oxidative Stress in the Honeybee Brain: A Potential Model System of Olfactory Dysfunction in Neurological Diseases

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

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch21

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, T. (2011) Molecular Basis of Iron-induced Oxidative Stress in the Honeybee Brain: A Potential Model System of Olfactory Dysfunction in Neurological Diseases, 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.ch21

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 Entomology/Center of Molecular Neurobiology, 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:

  • iron-induced oxidative stress;
  • impairing olfactory learning;
  • ROS-mediated oxidative stress

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Comparision Between General Physiology of Olfactory Processing in Honeybees and Humans

  • Olfactory Neuronal Network in Honeybees

  • ROS, Olfactory Dysfunction, and Aging

  • Iron Induces Oxidative Stress in the Honeybee Brain

  • Molecular Basis of Iron-Induced Oxidative Stress

  • Honeybee Model System for Olfactory Dysfunction

  • Conclusion and Future Perspective

  • Acknowledgments

  • References