Mechanisms of Nerve Cell Death: Apoptosis or Necrosis after Cerebral Ischaemia, R.M.E. Chalmers-Redman, A.D. Fraser, W.Y.H. Ju, J. Wadia, N.A. Tatton, and W.G. Tatton.Changes in Ionic Fluxes during Cerebral Ischaemia, T. KristiÃ¡n and B.K. Siesjö.Techniques for Examining Neuroprotective Drugs in Vivo, A.R. Green and A.J. Cross.Techniques for Assessing Neuroprotective Drugs in Vitro, M. P. Goldberg, U. Strasser and L.L. Dugan.Calcium Antagonists: Their Role in Neuroprotection, A.J. Hunter.Sodium and Potassium Channel Modulators: Their Role in Neuroprotection, T.P. Obrenovich.NMDA Antagonists: Their Role in Neuroprotection, D.L. Small and A.M. Buchan.Development of the NMDA Ion-Channel Blocker Aptiganel Hydrochloride as a Neuroprotective Agent for Acute CNS Injury, R.N. McBurney.Pharmacology of AMPA Antagonists and their Role in Neuroprotection, R. Gill and D. Lodge.GABA and Neuroprotection, P.D. Lyden.Adenosine and Neuroprotection, B.B. Fredholm.Interleukins and Cerebral Ischaemia, N.J. Rothwell, S.A. Loddick, and P. Stroemer.Nitrone-Based Free Radical Traps as Neuroprotective Agents in Cerebral Ischaemia and other Pathologies, K.Hensley, J.M. Carney, C.A. Stewart, T. Tabatabaie, Q. Pye, and R.A. Floyd.Neurotoxic and Neuroprotective Roles of Nitric Oxide in Cerebral Ischaemia, T. Dalkara and M.A. Moskowitz.A Review of Earlier Clinical Studies on Neuroprotective Agents and Current Approaches, N.G. Wahlgren.Index.Contents of Recent Volumes.