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  • Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Palomer, Ernest; Wozniak, Matthew A; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Tajes, Marta; Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier; Galán, José J; Clarimón Echevarría, Jordi; Antúnez, Carmen; Real, Luis M; Boada, Mercè; Itzhaki, Ruth F; Fandos, César; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2011)
    BACE1 is a key enzyme involved in the production of amyloid ß-peptide (Aß) in Alzheimer's disease (AD) brains. Normally, its expression is constitutively inhibited due to the presence of the 5′untranslated region (5′UTR) ...
  • Aso Pérez, Ester; Palomer, Ernest; Juvés, Salvador; Maldonado, Rafael, 1961-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; Ferrer, Isidro (IOS Press, 2012)
    The present study shows that chronic administration of the cannabinoid receptor type 1 (CB1) receptor agonist arachidonyl-2-chloroethylamide (ACEA) at pre-symptomatic or at early symptomatic stages, at a non-amnesic dose, ...
  • Castro, Patricio A.; Ramírez, Alejandra; Sepúlveda, Fernando J.; Peters, Christian; Fierro, Humberto; Waldron, Javier; Luza, Sandra; Fuentealba, Jorge; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; De Ferrari, Giancarlo V.; Bush, Ashley I.; Aguayo, Luis G.; Opazo, Carlos (Frontiers, 2014)
    Extracellular and intracellular copper and zinc regulate synaptic activity and plasticity, which may impact brain functionality and human behavior. We have found that a metal coordinating molecule, Neocuproine, transiently ...
  • Pacheco, Carla R.; Morales, Camila N.; Ramírez, Alejandra E.; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; Gallegos, Scarlet S.; Caviedes, Pablo A.; Aguayo, Luis G.; Opazo, Carlos M. (Wiley, 2015)
    It has been postulated that the accumulation of extracellular α-synuclein (α-syn) might alter the neuronal membrane by formation of 'pore-like structures' that will lead to alterations in ionic homeostasis. However, this ...
  • Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Palomer, Ernest; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Tajes, Marta; Valls Comamala, Victòria; Jiménez Conde, Jordi; Ois Santiago, Angel Javier; Gil Gómez, Gabriel; Alameda Quitllet, Francisco; Roquer, Jaume; Valverde, M. A. (Miguel Ángel), 1963-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Elsevier, 2015)
    Ischemic stroke is an acute vascular event that compromises neuronal viability, and identification of the pathophysiological mechanisms is critical for its correct management. Ischemia produces increased nitric oxide ...
  • Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Tajes, Marta; Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Vargas, Lina M.; Busquets Garcia, Arnau, 1985-; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Valls Comamala, Victòria; Gomis González, Maria; Grau, Cristina; Fandos, César; Rosen, Mark D.; Rabinowitz, Michael H.; Inestrosa, Nibaldo C.; Maldonado, Rafael, 1961-; Altafaj, Xavier; Ozaita Mintegui, Andrés, 1969-; Álvarez, Alejandra R.; Vicente García, Rubén, 1978-; Valverde, M. A. (Miguel Ángel), 1963-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Impact Journals, 2016)
    The activation of N-Methyl D-Aspartate Receptor (NMDAR) by glutamate is crucial in the nervous system function, particularly in memory and learning. NMDAR is composed by two GluN1 and two GluN2 subunits. GluN2B has been ...
  • Bosch Morató, Mònica; Iriondo, Cinta; Guivernau, Biuse; Valls Comamala, Victòria; Vidal, Noemí; Olivé, Montse; Querfurth, Henry; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Impact Journals, 2016)
    GNE myopathy is an autosomal recessive muscular disorder of young adults characterized by progressive skeletal muscle weakness and wasting. It is caused by a mutation in the UDP-N-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase/N-acetylmannosamine ...
  • Tajes, Marta; Eraso Pichot, Abel; Rubio Moscardó, Fanny; Guivernau, Biuse; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier; Clarimón Echevarría, Jordi; Miscione, Gian Pietro; Boada, Mercè; Gil Gómez, Gabriel; Suzuki, Toshiharu; Molina, Henrik; Villà i Freixa, Jordi; Vicente García, Rubén, 1978-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (IOS Press, 2014)
    Amyloid-β peptide (Aβ) aggregates induce nitro-oxidative stress, contributing to the characteristic neurodegeneration found in Alzheimer's disease (AD). One of the most strongly nitrotyrosinated proteins in AD is the ...
  • Tajes, Marta; Eraso Pichot, Abel; Rubio Moscardó, Fanny; Guivernau, Biuse; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Valls Comamala, Victòria; Miscione, Gian Pietro; Villà i Freixa, Jordi; Suzuki, Toshiharu; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Elsevier, 2014)
    Alzheimer's disease (AD) is characterized by the oxidative stress generated from amyloid β-peptide (Aβ) aggregates. It produces protein nitrotyrosination, after the reaction with nitric oxide to form peroxynitrite, being ...
  • Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier; Wahle, Tina; Vennekens, Kristel; Snellinx, An; Chávez Gutiérrez, Lucía; Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Guardia Laguarta, Cristina; Lleó, Alberto; Arimon, Muriel; Berezovska, Oksana; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; Dotti, Carlos G.; De Strooper, Bart (Wiley-VCH Verlag, 2012)
    Inherited familial Alzheimer's disease (AD) is characterized by small increases in the ratio of Aβ42 versus Aβ40 peptide which is thought to drive the amyloid plaque formation in the brain of these patients. Little is known ...
  • Tajes, Marta; Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Palomer, Ernest; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Jiménez Conde, Jordi; Ois Santiago, Angel Javier; Pérez Asensio, Fernando; Reyes Navarro, Mario; Caballo, Carolina; Galán, Ana M.; Alameda Quitllet, Francisco; Escolar, Ginès; Opazo, Carlos; Planas, Anna; Roquer, Jaume; Valverde, M. A. (Miguel Ángel), 1963-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Hindawi, 2013)
    Ischemic stroke is an acute vascular event that obstructs blood supply to the brain, producing irreversible damage that affects neurons but also glial and brain vessel cells. Immediately after the stroke, the ischemic ...
  • Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Tajes, Marta; Busquets Garcia, Arnau, 1985-; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Vargas, Lina M.; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Valls Comamala, Victòria; Eraso Pichot, Abel; Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier; Fandos, César; Rosen, Mark D.; Rabinowitz, Michael H.; Maldonado, Rafael, 1961-; Álvarez, Alejandra R.; Ozaita Mintegui, Andrés, 1969-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc, 2015)
    AIMS: Hippocampus is the brain center for memory formation, a process that requires synaptogenesis. However, hippocampus is dramatically compromised in Alzheimer's disease due to the accumulation of amyloid β-peptide, whose ...
  • Palomer, Ernest; Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Tajes, Marta; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Galán, José J; Clarimón Echevarría, Jordi; Antúnez, Carmen; Boada, Mercè; Real, Luis M; Fandos, César; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Scientific Research Publishing, 2011)
    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by senile plaques and neurofibrillary tangles. Senile plaques are deposits of amyloid ß-peptide (Aß) produced by the cleavage of a transmembrane protein ...
  • Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Tajes, Marta; Palomer, Ernest; Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982-; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Roman Degano, Irene; Eraso Pichot, Abel; Alcolea, Daniel; Fortea, Juan; Núñez, Laura; Páez, Antonio; Alameda Quitllet, Francisco; Fernàndez Busquets, Xavier; Lleó, Alberto; Elosua Llanos, Roberto; Boada, Mercè; Valverde, M. A. (Miguel Ángel), 1963-; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (IOS Press, 2014)
    Glycation and nitrotyrosination are pathological posttranslational modifications that make proteins prone to losing their physiological properties. Since both modifications are increased in Alzheimer's disease (AD) due to ...
  • Rubio Moscardó, Fanny; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Plata, Cristina; Gené, Gemma; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; Valverde, M. A. (Miguel Ángel), 1963-; Clarimón Echevarría, Jordi (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2013)
    Calcium signaling in the brain is fundamental to the learning and memory process and there is evidence to suggest that its dysfunction is involved in the pathological pathways underlying Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Recently, ...
  • Álvarez, Alejandra R.; Alarcón Martínez, Rodrigo; Opazo, Carlos; Campos, Eliseo O.; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964-; Calderón, Frances H.; Dajas, Federico; Gentry, Mary K.; Doctor, Bhupendra P.; Mello, Fernando G. de; Inestrosa, Nibaldo C. (Society for Neuroscience, 1998)
    Brain acetylcholinesterase (AChE) forms stable complexes with amyloid-beta peptide (Abeta) during its assembly into filaments, in agreement with its colocalization with the Abeta deposits of Alzheimer's brain. The association ...
  • Ill-Raga, Gerard, 1982- (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2010-09-28)
    Nitric oxide (NO) is a neurotransmitter involved in memory processes. Currently, theonly recognized physiological signalling pathway controlled by NO is the activation ofguanylyl cyclase. In this thesis, we propose an ...
  • Guix Ràfols, Francesc Xavier (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2009-01-22)
    Aquesta tesi demostra que el peroxinitrit produït com a conseqüència del pèptid beta-amiloide (A) contribueix l'augment de la relació A42/A40 que ocorre a la malaltia d'Alzheimer. L'A42 ...
  • Tajes, Marta; Ramos Fernández, Eva, 1984-; Weng-Jiang, Xian; Bosch Morató, Mònica; Guivernau, Biuse; Eraso Pichot, Abel; Salvador, Bertrán; Fernàndez Busquets, Xavier; Roquer, Jaume; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2014)
    The blood-brain barrier (BBB) is constituted by a specialized vascular endothelium that interacts directly with astrocytes, neurons and pericytes. It protects the brain from the molecules of the systemic circulation but ...
  • Vicario Orri, Elena; Opazo, Carlos; Muñoz López, Francisco José, 1964- (IOS Press, 2015)
    Neurons communicate in the nervous system by carrying out information along the length of their axons to finally transmit it at the synapse. Proper function of axons and axon terminals relies on the transport of proteins, ...