Book 2009

The Handbook of Neuropsychiatric Biomarkers, Endophenotypes and Genes

Molecular Genetic and Genomic Markers


ISBN: 978-90-481-2297-4 (Print) 978-90-481-2298-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Molecular Genetic and Genomic Markers

    1. Chapter

      Pages 3-63

      Pharmacogenomic Biomarkers in Neuropsychiatry: The Path to Personalized Medicine in Mental Disorders

    2. Chapter

      Pages 65-75

      Pharmacogenetics in Neurological Diseases

    3. Chapter

      Pages 77-93

      Gene Expression Changes and Potential Impact of Endophenotypes in Major Psychiatric Disorders

    4. Chapter

      Pages 95-124

      Molecular Genetics of Schizophrenia: Focus on Symptom Dimensions

    5. Chapter

      Pages 125-133

      Genetics of Mood Disorders

    6. Chapter

      Pages 135-149

      Endophenotype Strategy in Epilepsy Genetics

    7. Chapter

      Pages 151-159

      Epilepsy, Biomarkers, and Genes

    8. Chapter

      Pages 161-171

      Molecular and Imaging Genetic Markers in Panic Disorder

    9. Chapter

      Pages 173-182

      The Genetics of Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder

    10. Chapter

      Pages 183-193

      Development of Biomarkers for Alcoholism and Polysubstance Abuse

    11. Chapter

      Pages 195-210

      Role of Members of the Nur (NR4A) Transcription Factors in Dopamine-Related Neurodegenerative and Neuropsychiatric Disorders

    12. Chapter

      Pages 211-214


  3. Back Matter

    Pages 259-273