Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages ii-xii
  2. J. Regino Perez‐Polo
    Pages 1-9
  3. Yu Pong Ng, Kin Yip Lo, Zelda H. Cheung, Nancy Y. Ip
    Pages 11-41
  4. S. W. Halvorsen, N. Kaur
    Pages 43-68
  5. H. Peterziel, J. Strelau
    Pages 69-91
  6. K. Unsicker, B. Reuss, O. von Bohlen und Halbach
    Pages 93-121
  7. K. Krieglstein
    Pages 123-141
  8. C. Bondy, C. Cheng, J. Zhong, W.‐H. Lee
    Pages 143-165
  9. R. N. Saha, K. Pahan
    Pages 177-202
  10. R. Lim, A. Zaheer
    Pages 203-222
  11. S. Murphy, T. Coughlan
    Pages 223-247
  12. Y. Takahashi
    Pages 249-270
  13. P. Csermely
    Pages 271-287
  14. M. Pekny, U. Wilhelmsson
    Pages 289-314
  15. N. I. Perrone‐Bizzozero, D. C. Tanner
    Pages 315-329
  16. L‐N. Wei, H. H. Loh
    Pages 345-355
  17. P‐Y Law, H. H. Loh
    Pages 357-389
  18. A. F. Russo, I. M. Dickerson
    Pages 391-426

About this book


This volume is a collection of a variety of brain proteins and peptides whose structures and functions are relatively well known. Each chapter provides a succinct and up-to-date summary of a protein or peptide as well as a review of the individual's contributions to the field. The volume explores the progress that has been made in the field over the past few years and provides insight into the field today.

Editors and affiliations

  • Abel Lajtha
    • 1
  • Ramon Lim
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for NeurochemistryNathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric ResearchOrangeburg, NewyorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Neurology (Division of Neurochemistry and Neurobiology)University of Iowa College of Medicine and Veterans Administration Medical CenterlowaUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-30348-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-30381-9
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