Definition of neurodegenerative in English:

neurodegenerative

Line breaks: neuro|degen¦era|tive
Pronunciation: /ˌnjʊərə(ʊ)dɪˈdʒɛn(ə)rətɪv
 
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adjective

Resulting in or characterized by degeneration of the nervous system, especially the neurons in the brain.
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  • Dysfunction in apoptosis can lead to cancer or neurodegenerative diseases.
  • The challenge will be in identifying the biochemical changes associated with mutations for each neurodegenerative disease.
  • Studies in Drosophila have been used to improve our understanding of human neurodegenerative diseases.

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