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Brief comparison of the mechanism of modern medicine and traditional medicine in neuronal cell death
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  • Journal title : TANG [HUMANITAS MEDICINE]
  • Volume 1, Issue 1,  2011, pp.1.1-1.7
  • Publisher : Association of Humanitas Medicine
  • DOI : 10.5667/tang.2011.0001
 Title & Authors
Brief comparison of the mechanism of modern medicine and traditional medicine in neuronal cell death
Kim, Young-Sick; Jeong, Hyun-Ja; Kim, Hyung-Min; Cho, Seung-Hun;
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 Abstract
Medicine has a past, a present, and will have a future; the same can be said for many diseases. Even with the surprising development of modern medicine, traditional medicine, especially eastern Asian traditional medicines still exist and are widely used in those regions. But modern medicine and western pacific traditional medicines have different theories and applications for the same disease. In this review, traditional medical theory, used together with modern medicine, can be combined to shed light on the area of neuronal death.
 Keywords
traditional medicine;neuronal cell death;excitotoxicity;p53;tonifying qi;tonifying kidney;
 Language
English
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