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How anesthetic isoflurane induces Alzheimer's-like changes in mammalian brains

How anesthetic isoflurane induces Alzheimer's-like changes in mammalian brains | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
The association of the inhaled anesthetic isoflurane with Alzheimer's-disease-like changes in mammalian brains may by caused by the drug's effects on mitochondria, the structures in which most cellular energy is produced.
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Anesthesia as a consciousness scalpel

Anesthesia as a consciousness scalpel | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it

Doing psychology experiments on people undergoing anaesthesia is not a new idea but it has always been done on people who volunteered due to undergoing genuine surgery. But this was the first study to put volunteers under anaesthesia solely as part of an experiment.

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