Affiliation: Northwestern University
- Corticotrophin releasing factor accelerates neuropathology and cognitive decline in a mouse model of Alzheimer's diseaseHongxin Dong
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Alzheimers Dis 28:579-92. 2012..The novel transgenic mouse model will provide a unique tool to further investigate the mechanisms between stress and AD...
- Electro-acupuncture promotes survival, differentiation of the bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells as well as functional recovery in the spinal cord-transected ratsYing Ding
Division of Neuroscience, Department of Histology and Embryology, Guangzhou, PR China
BMC Neurosci 10:35. 2009....
- Effects of stress and stress hormones on amyloid-beta protein and plaque depositionHongxin Dong
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Alzheimers Dis 18:459-69. 2009..The potential mechanisms by which stress and stress-related components, especially corticotrophin-releasing factor and its receptors, influence the pathogenesis of AD are discussed...
- Effects of donepezil on amyloid-beta and synapse density in the Tg2576 mouse model of Alzheimer's diseaseHongxin Dong
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Brain Res 1303:169-78. 2009..These results suggest that a higher dose of donepezil may have a measurable impact on tissue level of Abeta protein and plaque deposition and may prevent synapse loss in the Tg2576 mouse model of AD...