Proceedings of an International Symposium held at The Wenner-Gren Center, Stockholm, August 26–27, 1982

  • Kjell Fuxe
  • Peter Roberts
  • Robert Schwarcz

Part of the Wenner-Gren Center International Symposium Series book series (WGCISS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Excitotoxic Amino Acids: Localization, Chemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology and Biochemistry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. Davies, R. H. Evans, A. W. Jones, K. N. Mewett, D. A. S. Smith, J. C. Watkins
      Pages 43-54
    3. Peter J. Roberts, George A. Foster
      Pages 66-81
    4. John W. Olney
      Pages 82-96
  3. Mechanisms of Excitotoxicity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. J. T. Coyle, J. Ferkany, R. Zaczek, J. Slevin, K. Retz
      Pages 112-121
    3. M. Cuénod, A. Dilber, H. Henke, G. Toggenburger, L. Wiklund, M. Wolfensberger
      Pages 199-206
  4. Excitotoxins as Tools in Neuroscience

  5. Clinical Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 307-307
    2. T. Griffiths, M. C. Evans, B. S. Meldrum
      Pages 331-342
    3. D. M. Bowen, C. C. T. Smith, A. N. Davison
      Pages 354-362
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 363-363

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Editors and affiliations

  • Kjell Fuxe
    • 1
  • Peter Roberts
    • 2
  • Robert Schwarcz
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of HistologyKarolinska InstitutetStockholmSweden
  2. 2.Department of Physiology and PharmacologyUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonEngland
  3. 3.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA

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