2008

Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology

Neurotransmitter Systems

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ISBN: 978-0-387-30351-2 (Print) 978-0-387-30382-6 (Online)

Table of contents (18 entries)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-20

    Structural Organization of Monoamine and Acetylcholine Neuron Systems in the Rat CNS

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    Pages 21-73

    Brain Neurons Partly Expressing Monoaminergic Phenotype: Distribution, Development, and Functional Significance in Norm and Pathology

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    Pages 75-100

    In Vivo Imaging of Neurotransmitter Systems with PET

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    Pages 101-111

    Synaptic and Nonsynaptic Release of Transmitters

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    Pages 113-127

    Cholinergic Transmission

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    Pages 129-147

    Molecular Genetics of Brain Noradrenergic Neurotransmission

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    Pages 149-170

    Dopamine and the Dopaminergic Systems of the Brain

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    Pages 171-212

    5-Hydroxytryptamine in the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 213-226

    GABA Neurotransmission: An Overview

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    Pages 227-254

    ATP-Mediated Signaling in the Nervous System

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    Pages 255-273

    Adenosine Neuromodulation and Neuroprotection

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    Pages 275-323

    Regulation of AMPA Receptors by Metabotropic Receptors and Receptor Tyrosine Kinases: Mechanisms and Physiological Roles

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    Pages 325-342

    Taurine in Neurotransmission

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    Pages 343-384

    The Endocannabinoid System

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    Pages 385-401

    E Prostanoid Receptors in Brain Physiology and Disease

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    Pages 403-413

    Nitric Oxide and other Diffusible Messengers

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    Pages 415-441

    Molecular Organization and Regulation of Glutamate Receptors in Developing and Adult Mammalian Central Nervous Systems

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    Pages 443-455

    Sympathetic and Peptidergic Innervation: Major Role at the Neural–Immune Interface

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 457-465