Neuroreceptor Mechanisms in Brain

  • Shozo Kito
  • Tomio Segawa
  • Richard W. Olsen

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 287)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Hiro-o Kamiya, Yukio Takano, Akira Nagashima
    Pages 27-37
  3. Shuji Uchida, Kenji Takami, Hideyuki Kobayashi, Kazuya Hashimoto, Naoko Matsumoto
    Pages 39-50
  4. Norio Matsubara, Andrew P. Billington, Hou Chang Chen, Anthony P. Guzikowski, Katherine W. Johnson, Doraiswamy Ramesh et al.
    Pages 75-82
  5. Katsuhiko Mikoshiba, Teiichi Furuichi, Nobuaki Maeda, Shingo Yoshikawa, Atsushi Miyawaki, Michio Niinobe et al.
    Pages 83-95
  6. M. Satoh, H. Ueda, S. Tamura, Y. Yoshihara, N. Fukushima
    Pages 97-110
  7. Nobuyuki Sasakawa, Toshio Nakaki, Ryuichi Kato
    Pages 111-123
  8. Haruaki Ninomiya, Takashi Taniguchi, Motohatsu Fujiwara
    Pages 125-139
  9. Toshihide Nukada
    Pages 141-149
  10. Yasuyuki Nomura, Yoshihisa Kitamura, Michihisa Tohda, Shin-ichi Imai, Toshiaki Katada, Michio Ui
    Pages 151-164
  11. Gilles Fillion, Pascal Barone, Isabelle Cloëz, Marie-Paule Fillion, Catherine Harel, Olivier Massot et al.
    Pages 165-176
  12. J. S. Kelly, P. Larkman, N. J. Penington, D. G. Rainnie, H. McAllister-Williams, J. Hodgkiss
    Pages 177-191
  13. D. J. Woodward, H. C. Moises, B. D. Waterhouse, H. H. Yeh, J. E. Cheun
    Pages 193-208
  14. Catherine D. Strader, Richard A. F. Dixon
    Pages 209-220
  15. James K. Wamsley, Ted M. Dawson, Valina L. Dawson, Mary A. Hunt, Lisa J. Fisher, Fred H. Gage
    Pages 221-235
  16. Juei-Tang Cheng, Jui-Ting Tsai
    Pages 237-240

About this book

Introduction

The Third International Symposium on Neurotransmitter Receptors was held in Hiroshima at a time when the entire field of neurotransmitter receptors in the brain is progressing at an unprecedented pace. The sym­ posium also marked my retirement as Professor and Chairman of the Third Department of Internal Medicine, Hiroshima University School of Medicine, and a new beginning as a Professor of the University of the Air. The symposium was remarkably successful, and there were enthusiastic responses from scientists allover the world, proving that the meeting was timely. The selected papers contained in this volume constitute a state­ of-the-art survey of the most advanced aspects of neurotransmitter recep­ tor mechanisms in the brain. lowe thanks for the great success of the symposium to Prof. Richard Olsen of UCLA, Prof. Tomio Segawa of Hiroshima University, Prof. Kinya Kuriyama of Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, and Prof. Masaya Tohyama of Osaka University. I express my sincere gratitude to many friends for making this publication possible. I especially thank Dr. Rie Miyoshi, whose devoted efforts as secretary-general were vital to the success of the symposium. Dr. Miyoshi is currently an instructor in the Department of Pharmacology at Tokyo Women's Medical College. I would also like to acknowledge the excellent secretarial work of Misses Ritsuko Sato and Yuko Wakita.

Keywords

Amino acid Calcium Epilepsie Glutamat Nervous System adenosine dopamine gene expression neurons neuropeptides primary structure

Editors and affiliations

  • Shozo Kito
    • 1
  • Tomio Segawa
    • 2
  • Richard W. Olsen
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Health SciencesUniversity of the AirChiba 260Japan
  2. 2.Department of Pharmacology Institute of Pharmaceutical SciencesHiroshima University School of MedicineMinami-ku Hiroshima 734Japan
  3. 3.Department of Pharmacology Center for Health SciencesUniversity of California-Los Angeles School of MedicineLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4684-5907-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-5909-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4684-5907-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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