Pathophysiology, pharmacology and biochemistry of dyskinesia book cover

Pathophysiology, pharmacology and biochemistry of dyskinesia

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 reviews existing theories and current research surrounding the movement disorder Dyskinesia.

Neuroscientists, neurologists, psychologists

Hardbound, 664 Pages

Published: September 2011

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-381328-2


  • "Invaluable reading." - NATURE
    "A valuable addition to any library as current reference material for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professional scientists."
    - CHOICE


    1. An introduction to dyskinesia - the clinical spectrum
    2. Joseph Jankovic and Ainhia Ha

    3. L-dopa induced dyskinesia - clinical presentation, genetics and treatment
    4. Wassilios Meissner and Sue Fox

    5. Experimental models of LID
    6. Emma Lane and Tom Johnston

    7. Mechanisms underlying LID
    8. Gilberto Fisone

    9. Novel approaches to therapy
    10. Jonathan Brotchie

    11. Surgical approaches to LID
    12. Andres Lozano

    13. Tardive dyskinesia - clinical presentation and treatment
    14. Peter van Harten

    15. Epidemiology and risk factors for TD
    16. Diederik Tenback

    17. Genetics of TD
    18. Heon-Jeong Lee

    19. Experimental models of TD
    20. S.K. Kulkarni

    21. Surgical approaches to TD
    22. Philippe Damier

    23. Huntington’s chorea - clinical presentation and treatment
    24. Sarah J Tabrizi

    25. Genetics and pathology of HD
    26. Anton Reiner

    27. Pathogenic mechanisms in HD
    28. Lesley Jones

    29. Experimental models of HD and novel therapeutic approaches RJ Ferrante
    30. Robert J. Ferrante

    31. Cell based treatments for HD
    32. Stephen Dunnett

    33. Clinical phenomenology of dystonia
    34. A. Beradelli

    35. Genetics and pharmacological treatment of dystonia
    36. Susan Bressman

    37. Experimental models of dystonia
    38. Antonio Pisani

    39. Surgical treatment of dystonia

    Tipu Aziz


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