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International Review of Neurobiology

Published since 1959, International Review of Neurobiology is a well-known series appealing to neuroscientists, clinicians, psychologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists. Led by an internationally renowned editorial board, this important serial publishes both eclectic volumes made up of timely reviews and thematic volumes that focus on recent progress in a specific area of neurobiology research.This volume is a collection of chapters covering recent advances in the field of neurobiology. Chapters address anesthetic binding sites on the nicotinic acetylcholine receptors, NMDA receptor signal regulation, alcohol self-administration in rodents, and dopamine receptor mutations in mice.

Audience
Neuroscientists and neurologists.

Hardbound, 247 Pages

Published: May 2003

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-366855-4

Reviews

  • "Invaluable reading for all biologists." - Nature "A valuable addition to any college library as current reference material for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professional scientists." - Choice

Contents

  • Unique General Anesthetic Binding Sites within Distinct Conformational States of the Nicotinic Acetylcholine ReceptorSignaling Molecules and Receptor Transduction Cascades that Regulate NMDA Receptor-mediated Synaptic TransmissionBehavioral Measures of Alcohol Self-Administration and Intake Control: Rodent ModelsDopaminergic Mouse Mutants: Investigating the Roles of the Different Dopamine Receptor Subtypes and the Dopamine TransporterDrosophila Melanogaster, A genetic Model System for Alcohol Research

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