Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Glucose Metabolism in Brain

  3. Alternative Substrates

  4. Metabolic Specialization of Brain Cell Types and Compartmentation of Function

    1. B. Hassel
      Pages 183-195
    2. C. Zwingmann, D. Leibfritz
      Pages 197-238
  5. Molecular and Cellular Architecture Link Energy Demand with Metabolite Fluxes

  6. Regulation of Metabolic Fluxes and Metabolic Shuttling by Neural Environment

About this book


Brain Cellular Energetics Energy Handbook Integration Lajtha Molecular Neural Neurobiology Neurochemistry Processes

Editors and affiliations

  • Abel Lajtha
    • 1
  • Gary E. Gibson
    • 2
  • Gerald A. Dienel
    • 3
  1. 1.Center for NeurochemistryNathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric ResearchOrangeburg, NewyorkUSA
  2. 2.Weill Medical College of Cornell UniversityBurke Medical Research InstituteWhite Plains, NYUSA
  3. 3.Dept. Neurology and Physiology & BiophysicsUniversity Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle Rock, ARUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-30366-6
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-30411-3
  • About this book