Type

Journal Article

Authors

Silvia Giordani
Marta d'Amora

Subjects

Psychiatry

Topics
environmental contaminants blood brain barrier autism spectrum disorders central nervous system zebrafish utility screening neurological disorders

The Utility of Zebrafish as a Model for Screening Developmental Neurotoxicity. (2018)

Abstract The developing central nervous system and the blood brain barrier are especially vulnerable and sensitive to different chemicals, including environmental contaminants and drugs. Developmental exposure to these compounds has been involved in several neurological disorders, such as autism spectrum disorders as well as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases. Zebrafish (
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Full list of authors on original publication

Silvia Giordani, Marta d'Amora

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Silvia Giordani
Trinity College Dublin
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