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This condition is not compatible with long-term survival. Neural tube defects Arnold–Chiari malformation HINTS AND TIPS Prenatal diagnosis of neural tube defects: Open spina bifida and anencephaly are detectable prenatally by a raised a-fetoprotein (AFP). The top 3% of maternal serum AFP levels will include most neural tube defects (as well as many normal fetuses and most twin pregnancies). One in 10 pregnant women with a high serum AFP level will have an abnormal baby. Confirmation is with ultrasonography and amniocentesis.

Peptides are commonly referred to as neuromodulators because they are thought to modulate the release and postsynaptic effects of other neurotransmitters. Regulation of transmitter synthesis Transmitter synthesis is regulated in the short term by the intracellular calcium level at the terminal bouton. If the neuron fires many action potentials, Ca2þ builds Synaptic transmission short-term regulation of dopamine synthesis activation of Ca2+ / calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II depolarization resulting in (Ca2+) inside terminal 3 phosphorylation of tyrosine hydroxylase increased affinity for co-factor tetrahydrobiopterin increased dopa synthesis this leads to increased dopamine synthesis because the only limiting step is tyrosine hydroxylase long-term regulation of dopamine synthesis cAMP activity of protein kinase A ATP cyclic AMP response element binding protein (CREB) ADP phosphorylated CREB binds to DNA upstream from TH gene and increases transcription Fig.

Surgery to release the tethered cord may be indicated. Rachischisis This is the most severe defect in which the entire neural tube fails to close. It is not compatable with life. Holoprosencephaly Holoprosencephaly is a congenital disorder in which the prosencephalon (the forebrain of the embryo) fails to develop into two hemispheres. Genes, called Hox genes, that normally guide the placement of embryonic structures, fail to activate along the midline of the brain. Therefore, structures that are normally paired on the left and right merge.

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