Kynurenine and Serotonin Pathways

Progress in Tryptophan Research

  • Robert Schwarcz
  • Simon N. Young
  • Raymond R. Brown

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 294)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Tryptophan and its Metabolites: Chemical and Analytical Issues

  3. Tryptophan Metabolism: Serotonin and Melatonin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. J. M. Saavedra, A. Himeno
      Pages 107-113
    3. M. A. A. Namboodiri, H. M. Valivullah, J. R. Moffett
      Pages 137-148
  4. Tryptophan Metabolism: Kynurenines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. R. G. Knowles, N. A. Clarkson, C. I. Pogson, M. Salter, D. S. Duch, M. P. Edelstein
      Pages 161-166
    3. E. R. Werner, G. Werner-Felmayer, D. Fuchs, A. Hausen, G. Reibnegger, H. Wachter
      Pages 177-184
    4. K. Shibata, T. Hayakawa, H. Taguchi, K. Iwai
      Pages 207-218
  5. Biological Effects: Serotonin and Metatonin

  6. Biological Effects: Tryptophan and Kynurenines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279
    2. M. Salter, R. M. Beams, M. A. E. Critchley, H. F. Hodson, R. Iyer, R. G. Knowles et al.
      Pages 281-288
    3. F. Moroni, P. Russi, V. Carlà, G. De Luca, V. Politi
      Pages 299-308
    4. Y. Naya, M. Ohnishi, M. Ikeda, W. Miki, K. Nakanishi
      Pages 309-318
    5. T. W. Stone, J. H. Connick
      Pages 329-336
  7. Nutrition

  8. Clinical Aspects

  9. Short Communications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 445-445
    2. J. Ortiz, P. Celada, E. Martinez, F. Artigas
      Pages 447-450

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Editors and affiliations

  • Robert Schwarcz
    • 1
  • Simon N. Young
    • 2
  • Raymond R. Brown
    • 3
  1. 1.Maryland Psychiatric Research CenterUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.McGill UniversityMontrealCanada
  3. 3.University of WisconsinMadisonUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-5954-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4684-5952-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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