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Chapter 11

Drug Discovery from Traditional Chinese Medicine for Neurogenesis: Implications for Stroke and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Stroke and neurodegenerative diseases are aging-related diseases. Stroke is the second most common cause of death and a leading cause of adult disability worldwide.1 In China, the age-adjusted stroke prevalence ranges from 259.86 to 719 per 100 000 people per year.2 Neurodegenerative diseases are di...
Print publication date: 07 Mar 2013
Copyright year: 2013
Print ISBN: 978-1-84973-661-9
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84973-785-2
From the book series:
Drug Discovery