Taurine and Thermoregulation: Behavioral and Cellular Studies

  • Vincenzo Carlà
  • Christopher G. Dacke
  • Neil Davidson
  • Alberto Giotti
  • Maurizio Magnani
  • Giampietro Sgaragli
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 139)


According to the generally accepted model of thermoregulation, the temperature of the body is detected by thermosensitive neurons which bring autonomic and behavioral mechanisms into play to counteract any deviation from the optimal state.


Muscle Tone Cellular Study Periventricular Nucleus Purkinje Cell Body Unrestrained Animal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincenzo Carlà
    • 1
  • Christopher G. Dacke
    • 2
  • Neil Davidson
    • 2
  • Alberto Giotti
    • 1
  • Maurizio Magnani
    • 1
  • Giampietro Sgaragli
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto Interfacoltà di Farmacologia e TossicologiaFirenzeItaly
  2. 2.Department of Physiology Marischal CollegeUniversity of AberdeenUK

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