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Kindling 4 pp 197-208 | Cite as

N-Methyl-D-Aspartate (NMDA) Receptors and the Kindling Model

  • James O. McNamara
  • Douglas W. Bonhaus
  • J. Victor Nadler
  • Geng-Chang Yeh
Part of the Advances in Behavioral Biology book series (ABBI, volume 37)

Abstract

This chapter will consider recent pharmacologic, electrophysiologic, and biochemical studies examining the role of a subtype of excitatory amino receptor, the NMDA receptor, in the development of kindling and expression of kindled seizures.

Keywords

NMDA Receptor Excitatory Amino Acid NMDA Antagonist Glycine Receptor NMDA Receptor Activation 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • James O. McNamara
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Douglas W. Bonhaus
    • 1
    • 3
  • J. Victor Nadler
    • 2
  • Geng-Chang Yeh
    • 2
  1. 1.Departments of MedicineDuke University Medical CenterUSA
  2. 2.Departments of PharmacologyDuke University Medical CenterUSA
  3. 3.Veterans Administration Medical CenterDurhamUSA

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