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Gastrointestinal Pharmacology

  • Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld

Part of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology book series (HEP, volume 239)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld, Anthony C. Johnson, David Grundy
    Pages 1-16
  3. N. Stakenborg, P. J. Gomez-Pinilla, G. E. Boeckxstaens
    Pages 39-57
  4. Michael Camilleri, Alexander C. Ford
    Pages 75-113
  5. Bincy P. Abraham, Tasneem Ahmed, Tauseef Ali
    Pages 115-146
  6. Miguel Saps, Adrian Miranda
    Pages 147-176
  7. Dawn K. Prusator, Lin Chang
    Pages 177-192
  8. Ricard Farré, María Vicario
    Pages 193-217
  9. Siobhain M. O’Mahony, Gerard Clarke, Timothy G. Dinan, John F. Cryan
    Pages 219-246
  10. Terez Shea-Donohue, Joseph F. Urban Jr.
    Pages 247-267
  11. Kieran Rea, Siobhain M. O’Mahony, Timothy G. Dinan, John F. Cryan
    Pages 269-287
  12. Anthony C. Johnson, Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld
    Pages 289-317
  13. Ulrike Taschler, Carina Hasenoehrl, Martin Storr, Rudolf Schicho
    Pages 343-362
  14. Gareth J. Sanger, John Broad, Brid Callaghan, John B. Furness
    Pages 379-416
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 441-444

About this book


This volume aims to connect current ideas and concepts about GI disorders with the search for novel therapeutics. Towards this goal, authors provide a timely state-of-the-art overview of the GI tract in health and disease, current treatment approaches and ongoing developments in drug discovery, and their potential for the better treatment of patients with GI disorders.


Gastrointestinal disorders Gut microbiome Gastrointestinal cancer Enteric physiology Receptor pharmacology

Editors and affiliations

  • Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld
    • 1
  1. 1.Health Sciences CenterThe University of OklahomaOklahoma CityUSA

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