Reviews/Book chapter

Reviews

1. Müller WE, Kirsch C, Eckert GP. 
Membrane-disordering effects of ß-amyloid peptides.
Biochemical Society Transactions. 2001, 29: 617-623.

2. Eckert GP, Kirsch C, Müller WE.
Brain – membrane cholesterol in Alzheimer’s disease.
J Nutr Health Aging. 2003, 1:18-23.

3. Wood WG, Eckert GP, Igbavboa U, Müller WE.
Amyloid beta-peptide interactions with membranes and cholesterol: causes or casualties of Alzheimer' disease.
BBA – Biomembranes. 2003, 1610:281-90.

4. Kirsch C, Eckert GP, Müller WE.
Brain cholesterol statins and Alzheimer’s disease.
Pharmacopsychiatry. 2003, 36: S113-S119.

5. Schaffer S, Müller WE, Eckert GP. 
Tocotrienols: Constitutional effects in aging and disease.
J Nutr. 2005, 135: 151-154.

6. Schmitt-Schillig S, Schaffer S, Weber CC, Eckert GP, Müller WE. 
Flavonoids and the aging brain.
J Physiol Pharmacol. 2005, 56 (Suppl 1):23-36.

7. Heinrich M, Leonti M, Nebel S, Peschel W, Pieroni A, Smith F, Rivera D, Obon C, Inocencio C, Verde A, Fajardo J, Llorach R, Muller WE , Eckert GP, Schaffer S ,Schmitt-Schillig S, Guzdek A, Kapiszewska M.
Understanding local Mediterranean diets: A multidisciplinary pharmacological and ethnobotanical approach.
Pharmacol Res. 2005, 52 (4): 353-366.

8. Wood WG, Igbavboa U, Eckert GP, Johnson-Anuna LN, Franke C, Müller WE.
Is hypercholesterolemia a risk factor for Alzheimer's disease?
Mol Neurobiol. 2005, 31(1-3):185-92.

9. Eckert GP, Wood WG, Müller WE.
Statins: Drugs for Alzheimer’s disease?
J Neural Transm. 2005, 112: 1057 – 1071.

10. Schaffer S, Eckert GP, Schmitt-Schillig S, Müller WE.
Plant foods and brain aging: A critical appraisal.
Forum Nutr. 2006, 59: 86-115.

11. Eckert GP, Müller WE, Wood WG.
Cholesterol lowering drugs and Alzheimer’s disease.
Future Lipidology, 2007, 2(4): 423-432.

12. Eckert GP.
Spezial – Sekundäre Pflanzenstoffe:
Mediterrane Ernährung zur Prophylaxe der Alzheimer Demenz.
Ernährungsumschau, 2008, 55(8): 480-485.

13. Eckert GP.
Manipulation of lipid rafts in neuronal cells.
The Open Biology Journal. 2010, 3: 32-38.

14. Müller WE, Eckert A, Kurz C, Eckert GP, Leuner K.
Mitochondrial dysfunction: common final pathway in brain aging and Alzheimer's disease-therapeutic aspects.
Mol Neurobiol. 2010, 41(2-3):159-71.

15. Hooff GP, Wood WG, Müller WE, Eckert GP.
Isoprenoids, small GTPases and Alzheimer`s disease.
Biochem Biophys Acta. 2010, 1801: 896–905

16. Eckert GP, Wood WG, Müller WE
Lipid membranes and beta-amyloid peptides: A harmful connection.
Curr Protein Pept Sci. 2010, 11(5)5: 319-25.

17. Wood WG, Igbavboa U, Eckert GP, Müller WE.
Statins and neuroprotection: A prescription to the field forward.
Ann NY Acad Sci. 2010, 1199:69-76. 

18. Eckert GP.
Traditional used plants against cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease.
Front Ethnopharm. 2010, 1:138. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2010.00138.

19. Wood WG, Igbavboa U, Müller WE, Eckert GP.
Cholesterol asymmetry in synaptic plasma membranes.
J Neurochem. 2011, 116(5):684-9.

20. Eckert GP, Renner K, Eckert SH, Eckmann J, Hagl S, Abdel-Kader RM, Kurz C, Leuner K, Muller WE.
Mitochondrial dysfunction – A pharmacological target in Alzheimer`s disease.
Mol Neurobiol. 2012, 46(1):136-50.

21. Frank J, Chin XW, Schrader C, Eckert GP, Rimbach G.
Do tocotrienols have potential as neuroprotective dietary factors?
Ageing Res Rev. 2012, 11:163-80

22.  Schaffer S, Asseburg H, Kuntz S, Muller WE, Eckert GP
Effect of polyphenols on brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease: Focus on mitochondria
Mol Neurobiol. 2012, 46(1):161-78

23. Schaefer E, Gattaz F, Eckert GP
Alterations of brain membranes in Schizophrenia: Impact of phospholipase A2
Curr Top Med Chem. 2012, 12(21):2314-23.

24. Eckert GP, Lipka U, Muller WE
Omega-3 Fatty acids in Neurodegenerative Diseases: Focus on Mitochondria
Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes & Essential Fatty Acids, 2013, 45(1):76-80.

25. Wood WG, Igbavboa U, Muller WE, Eckert GP
Statins, Bcl-2, and Apoptosis: Cell Death or Cell Protection?
Mol Neurobiol. 2013, 48:308–314

26. Wood WG, Mΰller WE, Eckert GP.
Statins and Neuroprotection: Basic Pharmacology Needed.
Mol Neurobiol. 2014 , in press

27. Yang X, Sun GY, Eckert GP, Lee JC.
Cellular Membrane Fluidity in Amyloid Precursor Protein Processing.
Mol Neurobiol. 2014, in press 


29. Eckert GP.
Nutrition and ADHS [in German]
Pharmakon, 2014, 2(1):60-69

30. Friedland-Leuner K, Stockburger C, Denzer I, Eckert GP, Müller WE.
Mitochondrial dysfunction: cause and consequence of Alzheimer's disease.
Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci. 2014;127:183-210

31. Eckert GP.
Designer drugs to improve mental performance.
Pharmakon, 2015, 3(3):218-244 [in German]

33. Muller WE, Eckert A, Eckert GP, Fink H, Friedland K, Horr R, Ihl R, Kasper S, Moller HJ.
Ginkgo-Spezialextrakt 761 (Tebonin) - Ein präklinisches und klinisches Update im Wandel klinischer und aetiopathogenetischer Konzepte der Alzheimer-Demenz.
Psychopharmakotherapie, 2016, 23(3)102-19 [in German]

34. Calabrese V, Giordano J, Mancuso C, Di Mauro P, Eckert G, Calabrese EJ. Major Pathogenic Mechanisms in Vascular Cognitive Impairment
J Neurosci Res, 2016, 94(12):1588-1603. (IF 4.139)

35. Müller WE, Eckert A, Eckert G, Fink H, Friedland K, Gauthier S, Hoerr R, Ihl R, Kasper S, Möller HJ.
Therapeutic efficacy of the ginkgo special extract EGb761® within the framework of the mitochondrial cascade hypothesis of Alzheimer’s disease.
World Journal Biological Psychiatry, 2017; 2:1-17 (IF 4.040)

36. Carola Stockburger C, Schamim Eckert SH, Eckert GP, Kristina Friedland K, Muller WE. Mitochondrial function, dynamics, and permeability transition – a complex love triangle as a possible target for the treatment of brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease.
J Alzheimers Dis, 2018; 
64(s1):S455-S467. (IF 3.517)

37. Eckert GP. Erhaltung kognitiver Funktionen im Alter - Datenlage zur Rolle von Omega-3 Fettsäuren.
Ernährung & Medizin, 2018, 2018; 33(01): 9-12.


Book Chapter

Müller WE, Eckert A, Eckert GP.
Therapeutic Approaches Related to the Membrane Hypothesis of Aging and Dementia. 
In: „Mental Disorders in the Elderly: New Therapeutic Approaches“. N. Brunello, S.Z. Langer, G. Racagni (eds.): Int Acad Biomed Drug Res. 13, 91-101. Karger, Basel, 1998.

Müller WE, Kirsch C, Eckert GP.
Statin Effects on Brain Plasma Membrane Micro-Domains – May Explain Their Therapeutic Effects in Dementia.
In: “TF”. Monduzzi, Editore E.p.A. (eds.): 113-116. Medimedimond. 2003.

Eckert GP, Kirsch C, Müller WE.
Brain-Membrane Cholesterol In Alzheimer’s Disease.
In: “Nutrition, Cognitive Decline And Aging”. B. Vellas, LJ Fitten (eds.): Research and Practice in Alzheimer’s Disease Collection. Serdi Publisher (Paris), Springer-Verlag (Heidelberg). 2005.

Eckert GP, Wood WG, Müller WE.
Membrane disordering effects of beta-amyloid peptides.
In: “Alzheimer’s Disease – Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Amyloid ”. Robin Harris, Falk Fahrenholz (eds.).: Subcellular Biochemistry, Volume 38, Chapter 16, pages 319-337, Springer –Verlag (Heidelberg), 2005. ISBN 0-387-23225-7.

Wood WG, Igbavboa U, Eckert GP, Müller WE.
Cholesterol-a Janus faced molecule in the central nervous system.
In: “Neural Membranes and Transport” Lajtha, Abel, Reith, Maarten E.A. (Eds.): Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology, 3rd ed., 2007, XIV, 513 p., Plenum (New York). 2007. ISBN: 978-0-387-30347-5.

Eckert GP, Müller WE.
Nervous System (Peripheral, Central)
In: “Toxicology and Risk Assessment” (Eds. Greim H, Snyder R), John Wiley & Sons Ltd (West Sussex). 2008, ISBN 978-0-470-86893-5.

Hagl S, Asseburg H, Eckert GP.
Nutritional approaches for healthy aging of the brain and the prevention of neurodegenerative diseases.
In: Pharma Nutrition - An Overview (Eds. Garssen, J; Folkerts G), Springer, Stuttgart, 2014, ISBN 978-3-319-06150-4

The ethnopharmacology of the food-medicine interface: The example of marketing traditional products in Europe.
In: Ethnopharmacology - a Reader (Eds. Heinrich M, Jaeger A), John Wiley & Sons, 2015, 
ISBN 1118930738 

Eckert GP, Müller WE.
Zentralnervensystem (ZNS) und peripheres Nervensystem (PNS)
In: „Das Toxikologiebuch“ (Ed. Greim H), Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2017, ISBN 978-3-527-33973-0

Eckert GP, Müller WE.
The Nervous System 
In: “Toxicology and Risk Assessment - A Comprehensive Introduction” (Eds. Greim H, Snyder R),  Wiley & Sons. 2018, ISBN 978-1-119-13591-3.

Eckert GP.
Role of Vitamin E in Aging and Alzheimer`s Disease
In: Vitamin E in Human Health (Eds. Weber P, Birringer M, Blumberg JB, Eggersdorfer M, Frank J), Humana press, 2019, ISBN 978-3-030-05315-4

© Prof. Dr. Gunter P. Eckert 2018