Metabolic Syndrome

An Important Risk Factor for Stroke, Alzheimer Disease, and Depression

Authors: Farooqui, Akhlaq A.

  • Provides a comprehensive description of signal transduction processes associated with the relationship between metabolic syndrome and neurological disorders
  • Useful for understanding molecular aspects of metabolic syndrome and its relationship with neurological disorders
  • Can be used as supplement text for a range of neuroscience and biochemistry courses
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About this book

Metabolic syndrome as an important risk factor for stroke, Alzheimer disease, and depression presents readers with cutting edge and comprehensive information on relationship among metabolic syndrome, stroke, Alzheimer disease, and depression. It is hoped that this monograph will be useful to postgraduate students, faculty, research scientists, pharmacologists, nutritionists, and physicians, who are curious about the molecular mechanisms that link metabolic syndrome with stroke, Alzheimer disease, and depression.     

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Lifestyle as a Risk Factor for Metabolic Syndrome and Neurological Disorders

    Farooqui, Akhlaq A.

    Pages 1-34

  • Glucose- and Fructose-Induced Toxicity in the Liver and Brain

    Farooqui, Akhlaq A.

    Pages 35-66

  • Essential Fatty Acid Metabolism in Metabolic Syndrome and Neurological Disorders

    Farooqui, Akhlaq A.

    Pages 67-101

  • Lipid Mediators in Metabolic Syndrome and Neurological Disorders

    Farooqui, Akhlaq A.

    Pages 103-141

  • Molecular Aspects of Obesity and Insulin Resistance in Metabolic Syndrome and Neurological Disorders

    Farooqui, Akhlaq A.

    Pages 143-189

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-7318-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-7317-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover n/a
  • ISBN 978-1-4899-8579-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Metabolic Syndrome
Book Subtitle
An Important Risk Factor for Stroke, Alzheimer Disease, and Depression
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-7318-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-7318-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-7317-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4899-8579-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 412
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