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Integrating the Neurobiology of Schizophrenia

Hardbound, 480 Pages

Published: February 2007

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-373737-3


  • Neurobiology of Dopamine in Schizophrenia. Dopamine and Schizophrenia: Basic Aspects.Glutamate and Schizophrenia: Phencyclidine, N-Methyl-D-Aspartate (NMDA) Receptors, and Dopamine/Glutamate Interactions.Deciphering the Disease Process of Schizophrenia: The Contribution of Cortical GABA Neurons.Alterations of Serotonin Transmission in Schizophrenia. Serotonin and Dopamine Interactions in Rodents and Primates: Implications for Antipsychotic Drug Development.Cholinergic Circuits and Signaling in the pathophysiology of Schizophrenia.Schizophrenia and the Alpha-7 Nicotinic Receptor.Histamine and schizophrenia.Cannabinoids and Psychosis.Involvement of Neuropeptide Systems in Schizophrenia: Human Studies.Brain-derived neurotrophic factor in schizophrenia and its relation with dopamine.Schizophrenia Susceptibility Genes: in search of a molecular logic and novel drug targets for a devastating disorder.


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