alexa Cytoarchitectonic distribution of zinc in the hippocampus of man and the rat.
Toxicology

Toxicology

Journal of Clinical Toxicology

Author(s): Frederickson CJ, Klitenick MA, Manton WI, Kirkpatrick JB

Abstract Share this page

Abstract Zinc was measured in whole hippocampus and in hippocampal sub-regions by stable-isotope dilution mass spectrometry. In both man and the rat, the most zinc (102-145 ppm, dry weight) was found in the hilar region, the least (27-35) in the fimbria. The amount of zinc directly associated with mossy-fiber axons was estimated to be approximately 8\% of the total zinc in the hippocampus, and the concentration of mossy-fiber zinc was estimated at 220-300 microM. Methodological and theoretical implications of the quantitative findings were discussed.
This article was published in Brain Res and referenced in Journal of Clinical Toxicology

Relevant Expert PPTs

Relevant Speaker PPTs

  • Uri Galili
    A novel approach for inhibiting progression of flu virus infection at early stages of the disease by inhalation of -gal/sa liposomes
    PPT Version | PDF Version

Recommended Conferences

Relevant Topics

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords