Current Updates in Neurology and Neuroscience

Current Updates in Neurology and Neuroscience

Current Updates in Neurology and Neuroscience is a new open access and open peer review* journal aiming to serve as a platform for researchers to explore enhanced exchange of scientific literature in the fields of Neurology and Neuroscience. Open Peer Review allows immediate publication with transparency in peer review processing and avoids editorial bias.

Full-length research papers, short research papers (notes), reviews, Letters to the Editor, Observation articles and Null/Negative results as well are considered for publication, which could favor science.

  • Autonomic Neuroscience
  • Brain Imaging Methods
  • Neurogenomics
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neurotrauma
  • Neuroprosthetics
  • Various relevant specialties of Neurology and Neuroscience


Researchers are cordially invited to contribute manuscripts for the upcoming issue of the journal. You may send your manuscripts as an Email attachment to


Angel Golimstok, Neurology Department, Hospital Italiano Buenos Aires, Argentina

Editorial Board Members

  • Emilia Mikołajewska, Rehabilitation Clinic, Military Clinical Hospital No.10 and Polyclinic, Poland
  • Liam Chen, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
  • Miao Sun, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey,  RWJMS-Rutgers, USA
  • Maha Saad Zaki, National Research Centre, Egypt
  • Anand Venkatraman, University of Alabama, USA
  • Helena Knotkova, Clinical Research and Analytics, MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care, USA
  • Marco Lamberti, Department of Pediatrics, University of Messina, Italy
  • Carlotta Spagnoli, Neuroscience Department, University of Parma, Italy
  • Pratik Yashvant Chhatbar, MUSC Stroke Center, USA
  • Fereshteh Alsahebfosoul, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
  • WK Tang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
  • Romina Moavero, Tor Vergata University Hospital of Rome, Italy
  • Manfredonia Francesco, Department of Neurology, New Cross Hospital, England
  • Sameera Salman Ghauri, Department of Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center, USA
  • Michael Ugrumov, National Research University , Russia
  • Alberto Zani, Institute of Molecular Bioimaging and Physiology,  Italian National Research Council, Italy
  • Rajeswari Moganty, Department of Biochemistry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • Ibraheem Khan, Department of Neurology, S.M.S. Medical College, India
  • Dimiter Prodanov, Neuroscience Research Flanders, IMEC, Belgium
  • Bensu Karahalil, Department of Toxicology, Gazi University, Turkey
  • Anatol Manaenko, Departments of Physiology, Loma Linda University, USA
  • Nagendra Chaudhary, Department of Pediatrics, Universal College of Medical Sciences, Nepal
  • Sevgi Yardım Akaydın, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, Turkey
  • Martin Schmidt-Hieber, Department of Hematology, Oncology and Tumourimmunology, Helios Clinic Berlin-Buch, Germany
  • Chung-Yi Chen, Department of Nutrition and Health Science, School of Medical and Health Sciences, Fooyin University, Taiwan
  • Yildiz Degirmenci, Department of Neurology, Duzce University School of Medicine, Turkey
  • Rohit Dhall, Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Center of Long Island (D.L.K.), USA
  • Wen Li, Institute of Neurology, Guangdong Medical University, China
  • Hsi-Lung Hsieh, Department of Nursing, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Tianfu Li, Capital University, Sanbo Brain hospital, China
  • Bahareh Eftekharzadeh, Harvard Medical School, USA
  • Iain Parry Hargreaves, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UK
  • Le Zhang, Department of Neurology, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, China
  • Rajiv Advani, Department of Neurology, Stavanger University Hospital, Norway
  • Samar AYACHE, Faculty of Medecine, Paris Est University, France
  • Valia Rodriguez Rodriguez, Cuban Neuroscience Center, Cuba
  • Akshay Anand, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, India
  • Zoltán Nagy, National Institute of Clinical Neurosciences, Hungary
  • Chengguang Song, Department of Neurology, Benxi Central Hospital of China Medical University, China
  • Erich Fonoff, Department of Neurology, University of São Paulo Medical School, Brazil
  • Shizheng Wu, Department of Neurology, Qinghai Provincial People’s Hospital, China
  • Devender BHALLA, Nepal Interest Group of Epilepsy and Neurology, Nepal
  • Fabrizio Rinaldi, Neurology Unit, Spedali Civili di Brescia Hospital, Italy
  • Gloria Bedini, Neurological Institute “C. Besta” IRCCS Foundation, Italy
  • Yasuo Iwasaki, Department of Neurology, Toho University Omori Hospital, Japan
  • Chen Yang-Kun, Department of Neurology, Dongguan People’s Hospital, China
  • Lung Chan, Department of Neurology and Stroke Center, Medical Quality Department, Taipei Medical University-Shuang Ho Hospital, Taiwan
  • Niraj Kumar Srivastava, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India
  • Kamalakannan Palanichamy, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, USA
  • Francesca Spagnolo, Department of Neurology, Antonio Perrino’s Hospital, Italy
  • Guangming Zhu, Department of Neurology, Military General Hospital of Beijing PLA, China
  • Mario Mihalj, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Split, Croatia
  • Robert H Miller, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University, USA
  • Kaveh Shafiei, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
  • Harini Sarva, Division of Neurology, Maimonides Medical Center, USA
  • Jayesh Sheth, Foundation for Research In Genetics and Endocrinology [FRIGE] and Institute of Human Genetics, India
  • Insha Zahoor, University of Kashmir, India
  • Sridhar Amalakantic, Gunture Medical College, India
  • Patrizia Longone, Fondazione Santa Lucia, Italy
  • Simone Pisano, Second University of Naples, Italy
  • Ciro Tetta, Global Research & Development at Fresenius Medical Care, Switzerland
  • Kala Venkiteswaran, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine, USA
  • Sam Stuart, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
  • WK Tang, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Patrick House, Hamburg Epilepsy Center, Germany
  • NS Sampath Kumar, Narayana Medical College, India
  • Xiao-Ke Wang, Jilin University, China
  • Hongliang Zhang, National Natural Science Foundation of China, China
  • Carlotta Spagnoli, Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, Italy
  • Guillermo Delgado-García. National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Mexico
Lower Door to Needle Times – Is it the Pace that Kills? (Version 2)
Research Article     Open Access
Lower Door to Needle Times – Is it the Pace that Kills? [Version 1, Review: 2 Approved with Reservations]
Rajiv Advani, Halvor Naess and Martin W Kurz
Curr Updates Neurol Neurosci. (2016) 1: 1.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: August 19, 2016 Accepted: August 22, 2016 Published: August 25, 2016
Open Peer Review Status: 2 Approved with Reservations

Reviewer: Anand Venkatraman, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA        Download Review Report    Author Response
Submission Date: September 10, 2016
Reviewer: Liam Chen, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA            Download Review Report    
Submission Date: September 22, 2016

Revised Submission [Version 2]         Download PDF
Received: September 27, 2016 Accepted: October 05, 2016 Published: October 12, 2016

Myeloperoxidase Levels in Apnea Patients With or Without Metabolic Syndrome: The Role of Smoking (Version 1, Awaiting Peer Review)
Research Article     Open Access
Myeloperoxidase Levels in Apnea Patients With or Without Metabolic Syndrome: The Role of Smoking [Version 1, Awaiting Peer Review]
Curr Updates Neurol Neurosci. (2016) 1: 2.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: January 21, 2017 Accepted: March 28, 2017 Published: April 08, 2017
Open Peer Review Status: Awaiting Peer Review

Article Processing Charge (APC) of USD 500/Manuscript is charged for articles accepted for publication. APC supports the journal to cover production, maintenance and administrative expenses.

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