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Validation of the Sinhala Version of the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination-Revised for the Detection of Dementia in Sri Lanka: Comparison with the Mini-Mental Status Examination and the Montreal Cognitive Assessment.

Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 2019 Jul 16:1-11. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

Interdisciplinary Center for Innovation in Biotechnology and Neuroscience, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000497743DOI Listing
July 2019

Anticancer potential of natural products: a review focusing on Sri Lankan plants.

Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 2019 03 1;11:161-177. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Genetics and Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka.

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March 2019

Is there a role for invasive assessment of the coronary microcirculation in patients with unobstructed epicardial coronary arteries in clinical practice?

Int J Cardiol 2018 09 24;267:46-47. Epub 2018 May 24.

Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, United Kingdom; Vascular Sciences Section, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.05.076DOI Listing
September 2018

New Advances in the Management of Refractory Angina Pectoris.

Eur Cardiol 2018 Aug;13(1):70-79

Specialist Angina Service, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.15420/ecr.2018:1:2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6159415PMC
August 2018

Double Trouble: Two Types of Stent Fracture in a Drug-Eluting Stent Secondary to Traction From a Saphenous Vein Graft.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2018 02;11(3):316-318

Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom; National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2017.10.050DOI Listing
February 2018

Alternative interventions for refractory angina.

Heart 2017 12 27;103(23):1911-1922. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

Imperial College London/National Heart and Lung Institute, London, England.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2015-308564DOI Listing
December 2017

Identifying patients with acute total coronary occlusion in NSTEACS: finding the high-risk needle in the haystack.

Eur Heart J 2017 11;38(41):3090-3093

National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehx520DOI Listing
November 2017

Intracoronary Imaging.

Heart 2017 05 5;103(9):708-725. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

The NIHR Cardiovascular BRU Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2015-307888DOI Listing
May 2017

Shedding light on inflammation.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2017 05;18(5):519-520

Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jew297DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5837601PMC
May 2017

Assessment of Myocardial Microstructural Dynamics by In Vivo Diffusion Tensor Cardiac Magnetic Resonance.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2017 Feb;69(6):661-676

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield National Health Service Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom; National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom; National Institute for Health Research Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield National Health Service Foundation Trust, and Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2016.11.051DOI Listing
February 2017

Cytoskeletal Pathologies of Age-Related Diseases between Elderly Sri Lankan (Colombo) and Indian (Bangalore) Brain Samples.

Curr Alzheimer Res 2016 ;13(3):268-80

Genetic Diagnostic and Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Postal Code: 10250, Sri Lanka.

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December 2016

Management of Refractory Angina Pectoris.

Eur Cardiol 2016 Dec;11(2):69-76

Specialist Angina Service, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.15420/ecr.2016:26:1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6159461PMC
December 2016

Vascular Contributions in Alzheimer's Disease-Related Neuropathological Changes: First Autopsy Evidence from a South Asian Aging Population.

J Alzheimers Dis 2016 10;54(4):1607-1618

Interdisciplinary Center for Innovation in Biotechnology & Neuroscience, Genetic Diagnostic and Research Laboratory, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Srijayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JAD-160425DOI Listing
October 2016

The Role of Ivabradine in the Management of Angina Pectoris.

Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 2016 Aug;30(4):407-417

NIHR Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10557-016-6678-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5042979PMC
August 2016

International Brain Research Organization-Asia Pacific Regional Committee Neuroscience School - Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2015.

Authors:
Ranil de Silva

Ann Neurosci 2016 Jul 7;23(2):122-3. Epub 2016 Jul 7.

Interdisciplinary Center for Innovation in Biotechnology and Neuroscience, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Gangodawila, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000443571DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5020386PMC
July 2016

Heterogeneity of Fractional Anisotropy and Mean Diffusivity Measurements by In Vivo Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Normal Human Hearts.

PLoS One 2015 15;10(7):e0132360. Epub 2015 Jul 15.

NIHR Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London, SW3 6NP, United Kingdom; National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4503691PMC
May 2016

Inducing Persistent Flow Disturbances Accelerates Atherogenesis and Promotes Thin Cap Fibroatheroma Development in D374Y-PCSK9 Hypercholesterolemic Minipigs.

Circulation 2015 Sep 15;132(11):1003-12. Epub 2015 Jul 15.

From Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, United Kingdom (R.M.P., V.V.M., A.L.P., R.K.); Institute of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark (C.B.P., N.R.H., M.M.B., N.P.A., A.K.G., J.F.B., E.F.); Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark (C.B.P., N.R.H., M.M.B., N.P.A., A.K.G., J.F.B., H.E.B., E.F.); NIHR Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom (I.D.K., W.A.S.B., G.D.'A., A.M., C.D.M., R.d.S.); Graduate Medical School, Duke-National University of Singapore, Singapore (E.P.); National Heart Centre, NHRIS, Singapore (N.F.); National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, United Kingdom (C.D.M., R.d.S.); and Institute of Cardiovascular Medicine and Science, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom (C.D.M., R.d.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.016270DOI Listing
September 2015

Serial changes in high-sensitivity cardiac troponin, N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide, and heart fatty acid binding protein during exercise echocardiography in patients with suspected angina pectoris and normal resting left ventricular function.

Clin Chem 2015 Mar 16;61(3):554-6. Epub 2015 Jan 16.

National Heart and Lung Institute Imperial College London London, UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit Royal Brompton and Harefield National Health Service (NHS) Foundation Trust London, UK.

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http://www.clinchem.org/cgi/doi/10.1373/clinchem.2014.228536
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1373/clinchem.2014.228536DOI Listing
March 2015

Efficacy of a device to narrow the coronary sinus in refractory angina.

N Engl J Med 2015 Feb;372(6):519-27

From Antwerp Cardiovascular Center, Ziekenhuis Netwerk Antwerpen Middelheim, Antwerp (S.V., N.M.), and Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg Hospital, Genk (M.V.) - both in Belgium; Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal (E.M.J., S.D., J.-F.T.), Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa (M.L.), and Neovasc, Richmond, BC (M.S.) - all in Canada; Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh (M.W.B., N.G.U.), Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford (P.S., S.L.), and Kings College Hospital (J.H.) and the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, and National Institute for Health Research Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust (R.S.), London - all in the United Kingdom; Kristianstad Central Hospital, Kristianstad, Sweden (T.P.); University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands (P.A.); Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen (T.E.); Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles (T.D.H.); John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, University of Queensland-Ochsner Clinical School, New Orleans (C.J.W.); the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, and the Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston - both in Massachusetts (E.R.E.); and Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Tel Aviv, Israel (S.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1402556DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6647842PMC
February 2015

Thin-cap fibroatheroma rupture is associated with a fine interplay of shear and wall stress.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2014 Oct 24;34(10):2224-31. Epub 2014 Jul 24.

From the Department of Bioengineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom (R.M.P., S.M.B., V.V.M., R.K.); NHLI, Imperial College London and NIHR Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom (R.d.S.); and MRC-Clinical Sciences Centre, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom (E.P.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.114.303426DOI Listing
October 2014

Intracoronary optical coherence tomography: a review of clinical applications.

J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 2014 Jul;15(7):543-53

aCardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital bImperial College, London, UK cDepartment of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2459/JCM.0000000000000032DOI Listing
July 2014

Beta-blockers in asymptomatic coronary artery disease: no benefit or no evidence?

J Am Coll Cardiol 2014 Jul;64(3):253-5

National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, United Kingdom; NIHR Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2014.04.043DOI Listing
July 2014

Optical coherence tomography: from research to practice.

Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2012 May 13;13(5):370-84. Epub 2012 Feb 13.

Institute for Cardiovascular Translational Research of the Atlantic, Vigo (Pontevedra), Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jes025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3342852PMC
May 2012

Consensus standards for acquisition, measurement, and reporting of intravascular optical coherence tomography studies: a report from the International Working Group for Intravascular Optical Coherence Tomography Standardization and Validation.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2012 Mar;59(12):1058-72

The Massachusetts General Hospital and the Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S07351097120010
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2011.09.079DOI Listing
March 2012

Intranasal delivery of E-selectin reduces atherosclerosis in ApoE-/- mice.

PLoS One 2011 20;6(6):e20620. Epub 2011 Jun 20.

Stroke Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0020620PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3119064PMC
October 2011

Types of the cerebral arterial circle (circle of Willis) in a Sri Lankan population.

BMC Neurol 2011 Jan 17;11. Epub 2011 Jan 17.

Department of Anatomy, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2377-11-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3224135PMC
January 2011

Pharmacotherapy: Xanthine oxidase inhibition for relief of angina pectoris.

Nat Rev Cardiol 2010 Nov;7(11):603-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrcardio.2010.143DOI Listing
November 2010

Myocarditic appearance of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.

Circulation 2010 Nov;122(21):e556-7

MRCP, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.960096DOI Listing
November 2010

Genetic loci influencing kidney function and chronic kidney disease.

Authors:
John C Chambers Weihua Zhang Graham M Lord Pim van der Harst Debbie A Lawlor Joban S Sehmi Daniel P Gale Mark N Wass Kourosh R Ahmadi Stephan J L Bakker Jacqui Beckmann Henk J G Bilo Murielle Bochud Morris J Brown Mark J Caulfield John M C Connell H Terence Cook Ioana Cotlarciuc George Davey Smith Ranil de Silva Guohong Deng Olivier Devuyst Lambert D Dikkeschei Nada Dimkovic Mark Dockrell Anna Dominiczak Shah Ebrahim Thomas Eggermann Martin Farrall Luigi Ferrucci Jurgen Floege Nita G Forouhi Ron T Gansevoort Xijin Han Bo Hedblad Jaap J Homan van der Heide Bouke G Hepkema Maria Hernandez-Fuentes Elina Hypponen Toby Johnson Paul E de Jong Nanne Kleefstra Vasiliki Lagou Marta Lapsley Yun Li Ruth J F Loos Jian'an Luan Karin Luttropp Céline Maréchal Olle Melander Patricia B Munroe Louise Nordfors Afshin Parsa Leena Peltonen Brenda W Penninx Esperanza Perucha Anneli Pouta Inga Prokopenko Paul J Roderick Aimo Ruokonen Nilesh J Samani Serena Sanna Martin Schalling David Schlessinger Georg Schlieper Marc A J Seelen Alan R Shuldiner Marketa Sjögren Johannes H Smit Harold Snieder Nicole Soranzo Timothy D Spector Peter Stenvinkel Michael J E Sternberg Ramasamyiyer Swaminathan Toshiko Tanaka Lielith J Ubink-Veltmaat Manuela Uda Peter Vollenweider Chris Wallace Dawn Waterworth Klaus Zerres Gerard Waeber Nicholas J Wareham Patrick H Maxwell Mark I McCarthy Marjo-Riitta Jarvelin Vincent Mooser Goncalo R Abecasis Liz Lightstone James Scott Gerjan Navis Paul Elliott Jaspal S Kooner

Nat Genet 2010 May 11;42(5):373-5. Epub 2010 Apr 11.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Imperial College of London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.566DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3748585PMC
May 2010

4-Guanidino-n-butyl syringate (Leonurine, SCM 198) protects H9c2 rat ventricular cells from hypoxia-induced apoptosis.

J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 2009 Nov;54(5):437-44

Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/FJC.0b013e3181bae160DOI Listing
November 2009

The changing horizon of acute coronary syndrome.

Lancet 2009 Oct 28;374(9696):1125-7. Epub 2009 Aug 28.

Department of Cardiology and NIHR Biomedical Research Unit, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London SW3 6NP, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61564-6DOI Listing
October 2009

Young strokes in Sri Lanka: an unsolved problem.

J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2009 Jul-Aug;18(4):304-8

Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2008.11.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3557836PMC
September 2009

Norms for the Mini-Mental State Examination from a sample of Sri Lankan older people.

Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2009 Jul;24(7):666-70

Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Department of Anatomy, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gps.2168DOI Listing
July 2009

Prevalence of typical circle of Willis and the variation in the anterior communicating artery: A study of a Sri Lankan population.

Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2009 Jul;12(3):157-61

Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0972-2327.56314DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2824931PMC
July 2009

Angina: Ivabradine for treatment of stable angina pectoris.

Nat Rev Cardiol 2009 May;6(5):329-30

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrcardio.2009.47DOI Listing
May 2009

Early intervention in acute coronary syndrome: is bivalirudin monotherapy an effective antithrombotic strategy?

Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 2008 Jun 15;5(6):308-9. Epub 2008 Apr 15.

Department of Cardiology, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncpcardio1187DOI Listing
June 2008

Technology preview: X-ray fused with magnetic resonance during invasive cardiovascular procedures.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2007 Nov;70(6):773-82

Laboratory of Cardiac Energetics, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.21352DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2677196PMC
November 2007

X-ray fused with magnetic resonance imaging (XFM) to target endomyocardial injections: validation in a swine model of myocardial infarction.

Circulation 2006 Nov 13;114(22):2342-50. Epub 2006 Nov 13.

Cardiovascular Branch, Division of Intramural Research, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-1538, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.105.598524DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2020803PMC
November 2006

Oxidative stress: apoptosis in neuronal injury.

Curr Alzheimer Res 2006 Sep;3(4):327-37

Department of Pharmacology, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

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September 2006