Series: International Congress

The Interdisciplinary Conference on Tryptophan and Related Substances: Chemistry, Biology, and Medicine

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Volume 1304. The Interdisciplinary Conference on Tryptophan and Related Substances: Chemistry, Biology, and Medicine

Published: 6th December 2007 Editors: K. Takai

Additional volumes


Volume 1303. The Metabolic Syndrome: The Road Map from Inflammation to Cardiovascular Disease, ICS 1303

Published: 29th August 2007 Editors: Gaetano Crepaldi Antonio Tiengo Angelo Avogaro

Volume 1302. Molecular Biology and Pharmacology of Tissue Repair

Published: 13th July 2007 Editors: Sabine Werner

Volume 1301. Brain-Inspired IT III

Published: 10th July 2007 Editors: Kiyohisa Natsume Akitoshi Hanazawa Tsutomu Miki

Volume 1300. New Frontiers in Biomagnetism, ICS 1300

Published: 6th July 2007 Editors: Douglas Cheyne Bernhard Ross Gerhard Stroink Hal Weinberg

Volume 1299. Radiation Risk Perspectives, ICS 1299

Published: 27th March 2007 Editors: Yoshisada Shibata Hiroyuki Namba Keiji Suzuki Masao Tomonaga

Volume 1298. Wellness for Girls and Women with Turner Syndrome

Published: 25th October 2006 Editors: Claus Gravholt Carolyn Bondy

Volume 1297. Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis 2006, ICS 1297

Published: 24th April 2007 Editors: Peter Burckhardt Robert Heaney Bess Dawson-Hughes

Volume 1296. Integrative Approaches to Human Health and Evolution

Published: 19th July 2006 Editors: Timothy Bromage Anxo Vidal Emiliano Aguirre Alejandro Perez-Ochoa

Volume 1295. Surgery of the Rheumatoid Hand and Wrist

Published: 26th June 2006 Editors: Ian Trail Michael Hayton

Volume 1294. Evidence-Based Occupational Health

Published: 17th July 2006 Editors: Takashi Muto Toshiaki Higashi Jos Verbeek

Volume 1293. Greenhouse Gases and Animal Agriculture: An Update

Published: 17th July 2006 Editors: C. R Soliva J. Takahashi M. Kreuzer

Volume 1292. ABO-incompatible Organ Transplantation from Japan

Published: 24th July 2006 Editors: Kota Takahashi

Volume 1291. Brain-Inspired IT II Decision and Behavioral Choice Organized by Natural and Artificial Brains

Published: 5th July 2006 Editors: Kazuo Ishii Kiyohisa Natsume Akitoshi Hanazawa

Volume 1290. Functional and Molecular Imaging of Stroke and Dementia: Updates in Diagnosis, Treatment, and Monitoring

Published: 7th July 2006 Editors: Tsunehiko Nishimura A. Gregory Sorensen

Volume 1289. Streptococci - New Insights Into an Old Enemy

Published: 15th May 2006 Editors: K. Sriprakash

Volume 1288. Progress in Forensic Genetics 11

Published: 15th May 2006 Editors: Antonio Amorim Francisco Corte-Real Niels Morling

Volume 1287. Psychosomatic Medicine

Published: 13th June 2006 Editors: Chiaru Kubo Tomifusa Kuboki

Volume 1286. Beyond the Mind-Body Dualism: Psychoanalysis and the Human Body

Published: 12th April 2006 Editors: Evy Zacharacopoulou

Volume 1285. The Innate Immune System: Strategies for Disease Control

Published: 2nd December 2005 Editors: Masaru Taniguchi Shizuo Akira Toshimori Nakayama

Volume 1284. Interface Oral Health Science

Published: 28th October 2005 Editors: Makato Watanabe Nobuhiro Takahashi Haruhiko Takada

Volume 1283. Basic and Systemic Mechanisms of Anesthesia

Published: 7th December 2005 Editors: Takashi Mashimo Kenji Ogli Ichiro Uchida

Volume 1282. Vision 2005

Published: 28th April 2006 Editors: Simon Jones Deborah Hamlin Gary Roubin

Volume 1281. CARS 2005 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 17th June 2005 Editors: Heinz Lemke Kiyonari Inamura Kunio Doi Michael Vannier Allan Farman

Volume 1280. Assessment and Promotion of Work Ability, Health and Well-being of Ageing Workers

Published: 6th July 2005 Editors: Giovanni Costa Willem Goedhard Juhani Ilmarinen

Volume 1279. Gynaecology, Obstetrics, and Reproductive Medicine in Daily Practice

Published: 12th May 2005 Editors: Evert Slager Bart Fauser Herman van Geijn Hans Brolmann Harry Vervest

Volume 1278. Unveiling the Mystery of the Brain: Neurophysiological Investigation of the Brain Function

Published: 23rd April 2005 Editors: Sadatoshi Tsuji Shozo Tobimatsu Ryusuke Kakigi Takenori Uozumi Naoki Akamatsu

Volume 1277. Drug Transport(ers) and the Diseased Brain

Published: 4th May 2005 Editors: A. G. de Boer

Volume 1276. High Levels of Natural Radiation and Radon Areas: Radiation Dose and Health Effects

Published: 30th March 2005 Editors: Tsutomu Sugahara Yasuhito Sasaki Hiroshige Morishima Isamu Hayata Mehdi Sohrabi Suminori Akiba

Volume 1275. Animals and Environments

Published: 20th January 2005 Editors: S. Morris A. Vosloo

Volume 1274. State of the Art: Ultrasonics in Medicine

Published: 5th November 2004 Editors: Kouichi Itoh

Volume 1273. Cochlear Implants

Published: 2nd December 2004 Editors: Richard Miyamoto

Volume 1272. Status of Vascular Surgery in Europe

Published: 8th September 2004 Editors: C. Liapis W. Paaske F. Benedetti-Valentini J. Wolfe M. Horrocks M. Lepantalo

Volume 1271. Research Papers in Fertility and Reproductive Medicine

Published: 9th October 2004 Editors: Salim Daya Joanne Gunby Roger Pierson

Volume 1270. Frontiers in Human Brain Topography

Published: 24th August 2004 Editors: Masafumi Nakagawa Koichi Hirata Yoshihiko Koga Ken Nagata

Volume 1268. CARS 2004 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 1st June 2004 Editors: Heinz Lemke Kiyonari Inamura Kunio Doi Michael Vannier Allan Farman Johan Reiber

Volume 1267. International Collaboration in Community Health

Published: 6th May 2004 Editors: Reizo Mita Kei Satoh

Volume 1266. Advances in Fertility and Reproductive Medicine

Published: 11th May 2004 Editors: Salim Daya Robert Harrison Roger Kempers

Volume 1265. Quantitation in Biomedical Imaging with PET and MRI

Published: 21st September 2004 Editors: Hidehiro Iida Nadim Jon Shah Takuya Hayashi Hiroshi Watabe

Volume 1264. PET and Molecular Imaging: State of the Art and Future Perspectives

Published: 6th April 2004 Editors: N. Tamaki Yuji Kuge

Volume 1263. Options for the Control of Influenza V

Published: 16th July 2004 Editors: Yoshihiro Kawaoka

Volume 1262. Atherosclerosis XIII

Published: 20th May 2004 Editors: Yuji Matsuzawa Toru Kita Ryozo Nagai Tamio Teramoto

Volume 1261. Progress in Forensic Genetics 10

Published: 6th May 2004 Editors: Christian Doutremepuich Niels Morling

Volume 1260. The Senescence-Accelerated Mouse (SAM): An Animal Model of Senescence

Published: 3rd February 2004 Editors: Yasuyuki Nomura Toshio Takeda Yasunobu Okuma

Volume 1259. Developments in Neuroscience

Published: 10th February 2004 Editors: Kazuo Watanabe Yasunobu Ito Soichi Katayama Hiromi Goto

Volume 1258. Radiation and Humankind

Published: 24th November 2003 Editors: Yoshisada Shibata Shinji Yamashita M. Watanabe Masao Tomonaga

Volume 1257. Current Topics on Tonsils and Mucosal Barriers of Upper Airways

Published: 12th December 2003 Editors: N. Yamanaka K. Kuki K. Fujihara S. Tamura M. Hotomi

Volume 1256. CARS 2003 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 19th June 2003 Editors: Heinz Lemke Kiyonari Inamura Michael Vannier Allan Farman Kunio Doi Johan Reiber

Volume 1255. The Biological Response to Planned and Unplanned Injuries: Cellular, Molecular and Genetic Aspects

Published: 17th September 2003 Editors: M. Ogawa T. Yamamoto M. Hirota

Volume 1254. Advances in Pediatric ORL

Published: 17th December 2003 Editors: J. Graham R. Ruben

Volume 1253. The Metabolic Syndrome: Diabetes, Obesity, Hyperlipidemia and Hypertension

Published: 17th September 2003 Editors: Gaetano Crepaldi Antonio Tiengo Angelo Avogaro

Volume 1252. Molecular Mechanism and Epochal Therapeutics of Ischemic Stroke and Dementia

Published: 8th July 2003 Editors: K. Abe

Volume 1251. Advances in Brain Research: Cerebrovascular Disorders and Neurodegeneration

Published: 26th June 2003 Editors: Kei Satoh S. Suzuki M. Matsunaga

Volume 1250. Cognition and Emotion in the Brain

Published: 9th December 2003 Editors: T. Ono G. Matsumoto R. R. Llinas A. Berthoz R. Norgren H. Nishijo R. Tamura

Volume 1249. Inverse Agonism

Published: 17th September 2003 Editors: A. P. Ijzerman

Volume 1248. Lasers in Dentistry: Revolution of Dental Treatment in the New Millennium

Published: 19th June 2003 Editors: I. Ishikawa John Frame A. Aoki

Volume 1247. Developments in Neuroscience

Published: 30th January 2003 Editors: Kazuo Watanabe

Volume 1246. Genome Science: towards a new paradigm?

Published: 15th January 2003 Editors: Hiroshi Yoshikawa Naotake Ogasawara Noriyuki Satoh

Volume 1245. The Maillard Reaction in Food Chemistry and Medical Science: Update for the Postgenomic Era

Published: 16th December 2002 Editors: S. Horiuchi N. Taniguchi F. Hayase T. Kurata T. Osawa

Volume 1244. Pharmacogenetics - Tailor-made Pharmacotherapy

Published: 6th September 2002 Editors: S. Kaneko S. Motomura T. Tateishi T. Kondo K. -I. Furukawa

Volume 1243. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use 6

Published: 20th March 2002 Editors: Y. Ikada Y. Umakoshi T. Hotta

Volume 1242. The History of Anesthesia

Published: 17th December 2002 Editors: J. C. Diz A. Franco D. R. Bacon J. Rupreht J. Alvarez

Volume 1242. The History of Anesthesia

Published: 17th December 2002 Editors: J. C. Diz A. Franco D. R. Bacon J. Rupreht J. Alvarez

Volume 1241. Psycho- Neuro- Endocrino- Immunology (PNEI), A common language for the whole human body

Published: 11th October 2002 Editors: T. Sivik D. Byrne D. R. Lipsitt C. N. Christodoulou H. Dienstfrey

Volume 1240. Oto-Rhino-Laryngology

Published: 16th December 2003 Editors: A. G. Zohny R. Ruben

Volume 1239. Progress in Forensic Genetics 9

Published: 11th February 2003 Editors: B. Brinkmann A. Carracedo

Volume 1238. Acupuncture: Is there a physiological basis?

Published: 2nd October 2002 Editors: A. Sato P. Li Joan Campbell

Volume 1237. Current Trends in Clinical Medicine

Published: 9th August 2002 Editors: R. E. Vargas Arenas J. F. Oletta M. Velasco

Volume 1236. Radiation and Homeostasis

Published: 22nd August 2002 Editors: Tsutomu Sugahara O. Nikaido O. Niwa

Volume 1235. Brain Activation and CBF Control

Published: 22nd August 2002 Editors: M. Tomita I. Kanno E. Hamel

Volume 1234. Chernobyl: Message for the 21st Century

Published: 21st November 2002 Editors: Shinji Yamashita Yoshisada Shibata M. Hoshi K. Fujimura

Volume 1233. Oxygen and Life: Oxygenases, Oxidases and Lipid Mediators

Published: 30th January 2003 Editors: Y. Ishimura M. Nozaki S. Yamamoto T. Shimizu S. Narumiya F. Mitani

Volume 1232. Recent Advances in Human Brain Mapping

Published: 25th September 2002 Editors: Koichi Hirata Yoshihiko Koga Ken Nagata K. Yamazaki

Volume 1230. CARS 2001 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 12th June 2001 Editors: Heinz Lemke Michael Vannier Kiyonari Inamura Allan Farman Kunio Doi

Volume 1229. Midlife Health - Current Concepts and Challenges for the Future

Published: 17th April 2002 Editors: Göran Samsioe S. Skouby

Volume 1228. The Scintillating Future of Nuclear Medicine

Published: 16th April 2002 Editors: Tsunehiko Nishimura H. Strauss M. Fukuchi

Volume 1227. e-Health for Diabetes in the Western Pacific

Published: 2nd February 2001 Editors: N. Aoki Y. Akazawa R. LaPorte

Volume 1226. Inter-areal Coupling of Human Brain Function

Published: 16th April 2002 Editors: H. Shibasaki H. Fukuyama T. Nagamine T. Mima

Volume 1225. High Levels of Natural Radiation and Radon Areas: Radiation Dose and Health Effects

Published: 14th March 2002 Editors: W. Burkart Mehdi Sohrabi A. Bayer

Volume 1224. Histamine Research in the New Millennium

Published: 9th November 2001 Editors: T. Watanabe H. Timmerman K. Yanai

Volume 1223. New Developments in Glycomedicine

Published: 13th December 2001 Editors: M. Endo S. Harata Y. Saito A. Munakata M. Sasaki S. Tsuchida

Volume 1222. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use 5

Published: 14th March 2001 Editors: Y. Ikada N. Ohshima

Volume 1221. Molecular Mechanism and Therapeutics of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Published: 11th June 2001 Editors: K. Abe

Volume 1220. Optimal Dose Identification

Published: 13th August 2001 Editors: A. Breckenridge

Volume 1219. Options for the Control of Influenza IV

Published: 13th December 2001 Editors: A. D. Osterhaus N. Cox A. W. Hampson

Volume 1218. Cell-Surface Aminopeptidases: Basic and Clinical Aspects

Published: 27th July 2001 Editors: S. Mizutani A. J. Turner S. Nomura K. Ino

Volume 1217. Bronchology and Bronchoesophagology: State of the Art

Published: 21st December 2001 Editors: H. Yoshimura A. Kida T. Arai S. Niimi M. Kaneko S. Kitahara

Volume 1216. Progress in Transplantation

Published: 8th December 2000 Editors: A. Munakata

Volume 1215. Atherosclerosis XII

Published: 18th December 2000 Editors: S. Stemme A. G. Olsson

Volume 1214. CARS 2000 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 14th June 2000 Editors: Heinz Lemke Michael Vannier Kiyonari Inamura Allan Farman Kunio Doi

Volume 1213. Autoimmune Liver Disease - Its Recent Advances

Published: 19th December 2000 Editors: M. Nishioka S. Watanabe K. Arima

Volume 1212. Optimizing Health Care for Turner Patients in the 21st Century

Published: 15th December 2000 Editors: P. Saenger A.-M. Pasquino

Volume 1211. Biological Effects of Low Dose Radiation

Published: 1st December 2000 Editors: T. Yamada C. Mothersill B. D. Michael C. S. Potten

Volume 1210. New Directions for Cellular and Organ Transplantation

Published: 16th November 2000 Editors: M. Sasaki M. Yokoyama T. Suzuki Y. Iwaki

Volume 1209. Diabetes Mellitus: Recent Advances for the 21st Century

Published: 9th November 2000 Editors: M. Shichiri S. H. Shinn N. Hotta

Volume 1208. Control and Diseases of Sodium Dependent Transport Proteins and Ion Channels

Published: 22nd September 2000 Editors: Y. Suketa E. Carafoli M. Lazdunski K. Mikoshiba Y. Okada E. M. Wright

Volume 1207. Na/K-ATPase and Related ATPases

Published: 16th October 2000 Editors: K. Taniguchi S. Kaya

Volume 1206. Current Knowledge in Reproductive Medicine

Published: 16th October 2000 Editors: E. M. Coutinho P. Spinol

Volume 1205. Biomarkers and Surrogate Endpoints: Clinical Research and Applications

Published: 26th July 2000 Editors: G. J. Downing

Volume 1204. Uveitis in the Third Millennium

Published: 22nd December 2000 Editors: E. M. Dodds C. A. Couto

Volume 1203. The Effects of Low and Very Low Dose of Ionizing Radiation on Human Health

Published: 15th September 2000 Editors:

Volume 1202. The Onset of Puberty in Perspective

Published: 1st September 2000 Editors: J.-P. Bourguignon Tony Plant

Volume 1201. Equilibrium Research, Clinical Equilibriometry and Modern Treatment

Published: 10th May 2000 Editors: C.-F. Claussen C.-T. Haid B. Hofferberth

Volume 1200. Frontiers of the Mechanisms of Memory and Dementia

Published: 24th March 2000 Editors: Takeshi Kato

Volume 1199. Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Today

Published: 16th June 2000 Editors: H. Fuchihata S. Uemura K. Kishi M. Fujishita K. Tanimoto

Volume 1198. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use 4

Published: 1st September 2000 Editors: Y. Ikada Y. Shimizu

Volume 1197. Positron Emission Tomography in the Millennium

Published: 18th May 2000 Editors: N. Tamaki E. Tsukamoto Yuji Kuge C. Katoh K. Morita

Volume 1196. New Frontiers in Medical Sciences: Redefining Hyaluronan

Published: 14th June 2000 Editors: G. Abatangelo P. H. Weigel

Volume 1195. Lactoferrin: Structure, Function and Applications

Published: 2nd May 2000 Editors: K. Shimazaki H. Tsuda M. Tomita T. Kuwata J. P. Perraudin

Volume 1194. Old and New Views of Protein Folding

Published: 1st November 1999 Editors: K. Kuwajima M. Arai

Volume 1193. Progress in Forensic Genetics 8

Published: 3rd March 2000 Editors: G. F. Sensabaugh P. J. Lincoln B. Olaisen

Volume 1192. Ultrafast Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Medicine

Published: 17th December 1999 Editors: S. Naruse H. Watari

Volume 1191. CARS '99 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 16th June 1999 Editors: Heinz Lemke Michael Vannier Kiyonari Inamura Allan Farman

Volume 1190. Partial Left Ventriculectomy: Recent Evolution for Safe and Effective Application

Published: 18th November 1999 Editors: A. T. Kawaguchi L. M. Linde

Volume 1189. Contributions to the History of Occupational and Environmental Prevention

Published: 3rd December 1999 Editors: A. Grieco S. Iavicoli G. Berlinguer

Volume 1188. Progress in Hepatology 5 - Liver and Immunology

Published: 15th December 1999 Editors: M. Y. Yamanaka G. Toda T. Tanaka M. Zeniya H. Takikawa

Volume 1187. Merkel Cells, Merkel Cell Carcinoma and Neurobiology of the Skin

Published: 30th August 2000 Editors: H. Suzuki T. Ono

Volume 1186. Neurobiology of Mastication: From Molecular to Systems Approach

Published: 16th September 1999 Editors: Y. Nakamura B. J. Sessle

Volume 1185. Control Mechanisms of Stress and Emotion: Neuroendocrine Based Studies

Published: 3rd September 1999 Editors: H. Yamashita J. W. Funder J. G. Verbalis Y. Ueta Y. Endo

Volume 1184. New Advances in Cardiovascular Physiology and Pharmacology

Published: 18th December 1998 Editors: M. Velasco R. Hernandez J. Gomez A. Israel G. Crippa

Volume 1183. Fertility and Reproductive Medicine

Published: 28th September 1998 Editors: Roger Kempers J. Cohen A. F. Haney J. B. Younger

Volume 1182. Computer-Aided Diagnosis in Medical Imaging

Published: 7th September 1999 Editors: Kunio Doi H. MacMahon M. L. Giger K. R. Hoffmann

Volume 1181. Common Disease - Genetic and Pathogenetic Aspects of Multifactorial Diseases

Published: 17th December 1999 Editors: H. Imura M. Kasuga K. Nakao

Volume 1180. Advances in Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

Published: 7th May 1999 Editors: R. Ruben P. Karma

Volume 1179. Emergency Psychiatry in a Changing World

Published: 9th March 2000 Editors: M. De Clercq A. Andreoli S. Lamarre P. Forster

Volume 1178. Variability in Human Drug Response

Published: 3rd September 1999 Editors: G. T. Tucker

Volume 1177. Insulin Resistance, Metabolic Diseases and Diabetic Complications

Published: 16th July 1999 Editors: Gaetano Crepaldi Antonio Tiengo S. Del Prato

Volume 1175. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use 3

Published: 7th May 1999 Editors: Y. Ikada T. Okano

Volume 1174. Cutting Edge Medicine and Liaison Psychiatry: Psychiatric Problems of Organ Transplantation, Cancer, HIV/AIDS and Genetic Therapy

Published: 24th June 1999 Editors: M. Matsushita I. Fukunishi

Volume 1173. Partial Left Ventriculectomy: Its Theory, Results and Perspectives

Published: 3rd December 1998 Editors: A. T. Kawaguchi L. M. Linde

Volume 1172. Molecular Medicine: Novel Findings of Gene Diagnosis, Regulation of Gene Expression, and Gene Therapy

Published: 2nd July 1999 Editors: I. Hashimoto H. Shinkawa T. Saito S. Tsuchida S. Yagihashi J. Uitto

Volume 1171. Primum Non Nocere Today

Published: 14th December 1998 Editors: G. R. Burgio J. D. Lantos

Volume 1170. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use 2

Published: 14th December 1998 Editors: Y. Ikada S. Enomoto

Volume 1169. Tissue Engineering for Therapeutic Use 1

Published: 14th December 1998 Editors: Y. Ikada Y. Yamaoka

Volume 1168. State of the Art Technology in Anesthesia and Intensive Care

Published: 9th December 1998 Editors: K. Ikeda M. Doi T. Kazama

Volume 1167. Progress in Forensic Genetics 7

Published: 10th September 1998 Editors: B. Olaisen B. Brinkmann P. J. Lincoln

Volume 1166. Dynamic Cells: Cell Biology of the 21st Century

Published: 10th November 1998 Editors: S. Yagihashi T. Kachi M. Wakui

Volume 1165. CAR '98 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 10th June 1998 Editors: Heinz Lemke Michael Vannier Kiyonari Inamura Allan Farman

Volume 1164. New Balanced Anesthesia

Published: 7th September 1998 Editors: K. Mori A. Ohmura H. Toyooka Y. Hatano K. Shingu K. Fukuda

Volume 1163. Progress in Hepatology 4 - Liver Cirrhosis Update

Published: 4th November 1998 Editors: M. Y. Yamanaka G. Toda T. Tanaka M. Zeniya H. Takikawa

Volume 1162. Recent Advances in Human Neurophysiology

Published: 23rd December 1998 Editors: I. Hashimoto Ryusuke Kakigi

Volume 1160. Cell Volume Regulation: The Molecular Mechanism and Volume Sensing Machinery

Published: 24th July 1998 Editors: Y. Okada

Volume 1159. Skin: interface of a Living System, Perspective for Skin Care System in the Future

Published: 8th December 1998 Editors: H. Tagami J. A. Parrish T. Ozawa

Volume 1158. Uveitis Today

Published: 22nd May 1998 Editors: S. Ohno K. Aoki M. Usui E. Uchio

Volume 1157. Towards Natural Medicine Research in the 21st Century

Published: 9th December 1998 Editors: H. Ageta N. Aimi Y. Ebizuka T. Fujita G. Honda

Volume 1156. Chernobyl: A Decade

Published: 18th December 1997 Editors: Shinji Yamashita Yoshisada Shibata

Volume 1155. Atherosclerosis XI

Published: 29th May 1998 Editors: B. Jacotot D. Mathe J.-C. Fruchart

Volume 1154. Paediatric Osteology: Prevention of Osteoporosis - A Paediatric Task?

Published: 19th May 1998 Editors: E. Schonau V. Matkovic

Volume 1153. Advances in the Prevention of Occupational Respiratory Diseases

Published: 13th August 1998 Editors: K. Chiyotani Y. Hosoda Y. Aizawa

Volume 1152. Biological Clocks: Mechanisms and Applications

Published: 23rd March 1998 Editors: Y. Touitou

Volume 1151. Molecular Mechanisms to Regulate the Activities of Insulin-like Growth Factors

Published: 13th March 1998 Editors: K. Takano N. Hizuka S.-I. Takahashi

Volume 1150. Advances in Vascular Pathology 1997

Published: 7th October 1997 Editors: Andrew Nicolaides S. Novo

Volume 1149. Recent Advances on the Pathogenesis and Management of Diabetes Mellitus

Published: 5th March 1998 Editors: S. H. Shinn M. Shichiri M.-W. Kim

Volume 1147. Brain Topography Today

Published: 11th February 1998 Editors: Yoshihiko Koga Ken Nagata Koichi Hirata

Volume 1146. Speech Production: Motor Control, Brain Research and Fluency Disorders

Published: 25th July 1997 Editors: W. Hulstijn H. F. Peters P. H. van Lieshout

Volume 1145. Suicide: Biopsychosocial Approaches

Published: 18th December 1997 Editors: A. J. Botsis C. R. Soldatos C. N. Stefanis

Volume 1144. Advances in Hadrontherapy

Published: 11th December 1997 Editors: U. Amaldi B. Larsson Y. Lemoigne

Volume 1143. Advances in Maxillofacial Imaging: IADMFR/CMI97

Published: 2nd June 1997 Editors: Allan Farman A. Ruprecht S. J. Gibbs W. C. Scarfe

Volume 1142. Progress in Hepatology 3 - Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Published: 10th December 1997 Editors: M. Y. Yamanaka G. Toda T. Tanaka M. Zeniya H. Takikawa

Volume 1141. Advances of Diabetes Mellitus in East Asia

Published: 25th July 1997 Editors: G. Mimura X. Zhu K. Kida K. Murakami

Volume 1140. The Role of Adenosine in the Nervous System

Published: 22nd October 1997 Editors: Y. Okada

Volume 1139. Bone Formation and Repair

Published: 12th December 1997 Editors: A. M. Rabie M. R. Urist

Volume 1138. The Internet in Medicine

Published: 17th October 1997 Editors: T. N. Arvantitis

Volume 1137. Early Child Development: Investing in our Children's Future

Published: 14th March 1997 Editors: M. E. Young

Volume 1136. High Levels of Natural Radiation 1996: Radiation Dose and Health Effects

Published: 7th May 1997 Editors: L. Wei Tsutomu Sugahara Z. Tao

Volume 1135. Violence: From Biology to Society

Published: 18th June 1997 Editors: J. S. Grisolia J. San Martin J. L. Lujan S. Grisolia

Volume 1134. CAR '97 - Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Published: 18th June 1997 Editors: Heinz Lemke Kiyonari Inamura Michael Vannier

Volume 1133. Giddiness & Vestibulo-Spinal Investigations Combined Audio-Vestibular Investigations Experimental Neurootology

Published: 6th December 1996 Editors: C.-F. Claussen M. V. Kirtane L. Constantinescu D. Schneider

Volume 1132. Advances in Neutron Capture Theraph: Volume I: Medicine and Physics. Volume II: Chemistry and Biology

Published: 11th December 1997 Editors: B. Larsson J. Crawford R. Weinrich

Volume 1131. Neonatal Hematology and Immunology III

Published: 2nd April 1997 Editors: Joseph Bellanti R. Bracci G. Prindull M. Xanthou

Volume 1130. Brain Protection in Aortic Surgery

Published: 15th July 1997 Editors: Y. Kawashima S. Takamoto

Volume 1129. Recent Progress in Blood Coagulation and Fibrinolysis

Published: 22nd October 1997 Editors: A. Takada D. Collen P. J. Gaffney

Volume 1128. Advances in Laryngology in Europe

Published: 18th June 1997 Editors: Oskar Kleinsasser H. Glanz J. Olofsson

Volume 1127. Recent Advances in Biomedical Imaging

Published: 2nd May 1997 Editors: Y. Ishii Y. Yonekura Y. Fujibayashi N. Sadato

Volume 1126. Pituitary Adenomas: From Basic Research to Diagnosis and Therapy

Published: 5th December 1996 Editors: K. von Werder Rudolf Fahlbusch

Volume 1125. The Clinical Pharmacology of Sport and Exercise

Published: 2nd May 1997 Editors: Thomas Reilly M. Orme

Volume 1124. CAR '96 - Computer Assisted Radiology

Published: 3rd July 1996 Editors: Heinz Lemke Michael Vannier Kiyonari Inamura Allan Farman

Volume 1123. Options for the Control of Influenza III

Published: 14th November 1996 Editors: L. E. Brown A. W. Hampson R. G. Webster

Volume 1122. Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy/Dysplasia

Published: 12th December 1997 Editors: A. Nava L. Rossi Gaetano Thiene

Volume 1121. Progress in Immunodeficiency VI

Published: 6th December 1996 Editors: A. Fasth J. Bjorkander

Volume 1120. The Scientific Bases of Cancer Chemoprevention

Published: 13th November 1996 Editors: C. Maltoni M. Soffritti W. Davis

Volume 1119. Digital Mammography '96

Published: 22nd November 1996 Editors: Kunio Doi M. L. Giger R. M. Nishikawa R. A. Schmidt

Volume 1118. Osteoporosis 1996

Published: 3rd December 1996 Editors: S. E. Papapoulos P. Lips H. A. Pols C. C. Johnston P. D. Delmas

Volume 1117. Microcirculatory Approach to Asian Traditional Medicine: Strategy for the Scientific Evaluation

Published: 6th August 1996 Editors: H. Niimi R.-J. Xiu T. Sawada C. Zheng

Volume 1116. Integrative and Molecular Approach to Brain Function

Published: 9th December 1996 Editors: M. Ito Y. Miyashita

Volume 1114. Head and Neck Cancer: Advances in Basic Research

Published: 1st September 1996 Editors: J. A. Werner B. M. Lippert H. H. Rudert

Volume 1113. Progress in Hepatology 2 - Interferon Therapy on Chronic Hepatitis C

Published: 9th December 1996 Editors: M. Y. Yamanaka K. Okabe G. Toda

Volume 1112. Surgery and Prosthetic Voice Restoration after Total and Subtotal Laryngectomy

Published: 29th August 1996 Editors: J. Algaba

Volume 1111. Hair Research for the Next Millennium

Published: 7th August 1996 Editors: D. van Neste V. A. Randall N. Baden H. Ogawa R. Oliver

Volume 1110. Cancer Chemotherapy: Challenges for the Future

Published: 8th December 1995 Editors: K. Kimura K. Ota K. Yamada H. Saito M. Ogawa

Volume 1109. Advances in Interventional Neuroradiology and Intravascular Neurosurgery

Published: 11th September 1996 Editors: W. Taki L. Picard H. Kikuchi

Volume 1108. Brain Processes and Memory

Published: 25th September 1996 Editors: K. Ishikawa J. L. McGaugh H. Sakata

Volume 1107. Increasingly Safe and Successful Pregnancies - Focus: EPH Gestosis

Published: 29th May 1996 Editors: C. Yabes-Almirante M. B. de Luna

Volume 1106. The Ovary: Regulation, Dysfunction and Treatment

Published: 11th September 1996 Editors: M. Filicori C. Flamigni

Volume 1105. Paediatric Osteology: New Developments in Diagnostics and Therapy

Published: 5th July 1996 Editors: E. Schonau

Volume 1104. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: Progress and Perspectives in Basic Research and Clinical Application

Published: 11th September 1996 Editors: I. Nakano A. Hirano

Volume 1103. Nagasaki Symposium: Radiation and Human Health: Proposal from Nagasaki

Published: 15th March 1996 Editors: S. Nagataki Shinji Yamashita

Volume 1102. Shock: From Molecular and Cellular Level to Whole Body

Published: 3rd October 1996 Editors: K. Okada H. Ogata

Volume 1101. Recent Advances in Clinical Neurophysiology

Published: 8th November 1996 Editors: Jun Kimura H. Shibasaki

Volume 1100. Diabetes 1994

Published: 6th October 1995 Editors: Shigeta Baba T. Kaneko

Volume 1099. Recent Advances in Event-Related Brain Potential Research

Published: 9th August 1996 Editors: C. Ogura Yoshihiko Koga M. Shimokochi

Volume 1098. Neurohypophysis: Recent Progress of Vasopressin and Oxytocin Research

Published: 13th December 1995 Editors: T. Saito K. Kurokawa S. Yoshida

Volume 1097. Voice Update

Published: 24th October 1996 Editors: M. Pais Clemente

Volume 1096. Melanogenesis and Malignant Melanoma: Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment

Published: 21st August 1996 Editors: Y. Hori V. J. Hearing J. Nakayama

Volume 1095. Sexuality and Human Bonding

Published: 15th March 1996 Editors: S. Matsumoto

Volume 1093. Kawasaki Disease

Published: 13th December 1995 Editors: H. Kato

Volume 1092. The Role of Epidemiology in Regulatory Risk Assessment

Published: 19th September 1995 Editors: J. D. Graham

Volume 1090. Brain, Heart and Tumor Imaging: Updated PET and MRI

Published: 13th October 1995 Editors: H. Ochi J. Konishi Y. Yonekura M. Fukichi Tsunehiko Nishimura N. Tamaki

Volume 1089. Turner Syndrome in a Life Span Perspective: Research and Clinical Aspects

Published: 18th December 1995 Editors: K. Albertsson-Wikland M. B. Ranke

Volume 1088. Serotonin in the Central Nervous System and Periphery

Published: 24th August 1995 Editors: A. Takada G. Curzon

Volume 1087. Vertigo, Nausea, Tinnitus and Hearing Loss in Central and Peripheral Vestibular Diseases

Published: 19th September 1995 Editors: C.-F. Claussen A. Itoh E. Sakata

Volume 1086. Progress in Hepatology 1 - Cellular and Molecular Biology

Published: 30th November 1995 Editors: M. Y. Yamanaka K. Okabe G. Toda

Volume 1085. Surgery of the Shoulder

Published: 30th May 1995 Editors: Martti Vastamaki P. Jalovaara

Volume 1084. Diabetic Neuropathy: New Concepts and Insights

Published: 13th October 1995 Editors: N. Hotta D. A. Greene J. D. Ward Anders Sima A. J. Boulton

Volume 1083. Current Trends in Hand Surgery

Published: 30th May 1995 Editors: Martti Vastamaki S. Vilkki T. Raatikainen T. Viljakka

Volume 1081. Current Aspects and Concepts of Nursing, Coordinating, Bridging and Rehabilitation in Organ Transplantation

Published: 30th October 1995 Editors: M. M. Korner R. Korfer

Volume 1080. Myelodysplastic Syndromes. Advances in Research and Treatment

Published: 19th September 1995 Editors: T. Nomura Y. Yoshida

Volume 1079. Brain and Oral Functions. Oral Motor Function and Dysfunction

Published: 13th September 1995 Editors: T. Morimoto K. Takada

Volume 1078. Cancer Chemotherapy: Challenges for the Future

Published: 17th November 1994 Editors: K. Kimura K. Ota S. K. Carter T. Friedmann

Volume 1077. Hadrontherapy in Oncology

Published: 21st December 1994 Editors: U. Amaldi B. Larsson

Volume 1076. New Trends in Patient Education: A Trans-cultural and Inter-disease Approach

Published: 24th November 1995 Editors: J.-P. Assal A. Golay Adriaan Visser

Volume 1075. The Pharmacology of Sexual Function and Dysfunction

Published: 9th March 1995 Editors: John Bancroft

Volume 1074. Nagataki Symposium on Chernobyl: Update and Future

Published: 14th October 1994 Editors: S. Nagataki

Volume 1073. Pediatric Dermatology. The World's Reality in the Children's Skin

Published: 13th October 1995 Editors: A. M. Pierini R. Garcia Diaz de Pierini R. E. Bustamante

Volume 1072. Recent Advances in Verocytotoxin-Producing Escherichia Coli Infections

Published: 15th February 1995 Editors: M. A. Karmali A. G. Goglio

Volume 1071. Primum non nocere Today - A Symposium on Pediatric Bioethics

Published: 13th December 1994 Editors: G. R. Burgio J. D. Lantos

Volume 1070. Vestibular and Neural Front

Published: 16th September 1994 Editors: K. Taguchi M. Igarashi S. Mori

Volume 1069. Digital Mammography

Published: 14th September 1994 Editors: A. G. Gale S. M. Astley D. R. Dance A. Y. Cairns

Volume 1068. Advances in Ocular Immunology

Published: 14th October 1994 Editors: Robert Nussenblatt Scott Whitcup R. R. Caspi I. Gery

Volume 1067. Mastology: Breast Diseases

Published: 2nd November 1995 Editors: A. S. Figueira Fo E. Novais-Dias H. M. Salvador-Silva A. C. Barros

Volume 1066. Atherosclerosis X

Published: 7th April 1995 Editors: F. P. Woodford J. Davignon A. Sniderman

Volume 1065. Critical Appraisal and Fetal Surveilance

Published: 28th April 1994 Editors: Herman van Geijn F. J. A. Copray

Volume 1064. Sex Hormones and Antihormones in Endocrine Dependent Pathology: Basic and Clinical Aspects

Published: 31st October 1994 Editors: M. Motta M. Serio

Volume 1063. Laryngeal Cancer

Published: 10th January 1994 Editors: R. Smee G. P. Bridger

Volume 1062. The SAM Model of Senescence

Published: 26th July 1994 Editors: Toshio Takeda

Volume 1061. Neurotransmitters in Neuronal Plasticity and Psychiatric Disorders

Published: 5th April 1994 Editors: M. Toru

Volume 1060. Liver Pathophysiology

Published: 24th March 1994 Editors: M. U. Dianzani P. Gentilini

Volume 1059. Cholestasis

Published: 24th March 1994 Editors: M. U. Dianzani I. M. Arias Neil McIntyre J. Rodes

Volume 1057. Pathogenesis and Treatment of NIDDM and its Related Problems

Published: 21st July 1994 Editors: N. Sakamoto K. G. Alberti N. Hotta

Volume 1056. The Insulin-like Growth Factors and their Regulatory Proteins

Published: 11th August 1994 Editors: R. C. Baxter P. D. Gluckman R. G. Rosenfeld

Volume 1055. Health Informatics in Africa - HELINA 93

Published: 27th October 1993 Editors: S. H. Mandil K. Moidu M. Korpela P. Byass D. Forster

Volume 1054. New Horizons in Neuropsychology

Published: 21st October 1994 Editors: M. Sugishita

Volume 1053. Current Status of Diabetes Mellitus in East Asia

Published: 20th May 1994 Editors: G. Mimura R. -L. Qian K. Murakami

Volume 1052. The Esophageal Mucosa

Published: 25th October 1994 Editors: R. Giuli Guido Tytgat R. DeMeester J. -P. Galmiche

Volume 1051. Endothelium-Derived Factors and Vascular Functions

Published: 11th August 1994 Editors: T. Masaki

Volume 1050. Prospects in Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Cancer

Published: 26th July 1994 Editors: M. Schmitt H. Graeff G. Kindermann F. Janicke T. Genz B. Lampe

Volume 1049. Thoracic Organ Transplantation: Routine as a Challenge

Published: 1st August 1994 Editors: M. M. Korner H. Posival R. Korfer

Volume 1048. Cancer Chemotherapy: Challenges for the Future

Published: 3rd November 1993 Editors: K. Kimura K. Yamada S. K. Carter D. L. Longo

Volume 1047. Current Topics in Mucosal Immunology 1993

Published: 18th February 1994 Editors: M. Tsuchiya J. Yodoi T. Hibi S. Miura

Volume 1046. Ovulation Induction: Basic Science and Clinical Advances

Published: 18th July 1994 Editors: M. Filicori C. Flamigni

Volume 1045. Electron Microscopy in Dermatology - Basic and Clinical Research

Published: 31st March 1994 Editors: Y. Ishibashi H. Nakagawa H. Suzuki

Volume 1044. DIC: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Therapy of Disseminated Intravascular Fibrin Formation

Published: 15th December 1993 Editors: G. Muller-Berghaus K. Madlener M. Blomback J. W. ten Cate

Volume 1043. Progress in Domiciliary Respiratory Care: Current Status and Perspective

Published: 3rd June 1994 Editors: S. Kira Thomas Petty

Volume 1042. Biology of Vitronectins and their Receptors

Published: 6th December 1993 Editors: K. T. Preissner S. Rosenblatt C. Kost J. Wegerhoff D. F. Mosher

Volume 1041. New Horizons in Neonatal Screening

Published: 3rd February 1994 Editors: J. -P. Farriaux J. -L. Dhondt

Volume 1040. Infections in Childhood, Ear, Nose and Throat Aspects

Published: 7th April 1994 Editors: J. Sade

Volume 1039. Diabetes, Obesity and Hyperlipidemias, V: The Plurimetabolic Syndrome

Published: 25th November 1993 Editors: Gaetano Crepaldi Antonio Tiengo E. Manzato

Volume 1038. Neonatal Haematology and Immunology II

Published: 6th December 1993 Editors: M. Xanthou R. Bracci G. Prindull

Volume 1037. Behcet's Disease

Published: 4th November 1993 Editors: B. Wechsler P. Godeau

Volume 1036. Memory Concepts - 1993: Basic and Clinical Aspects

Published: 25th November 1993 Editors: P. Andersen O. Hvalby O. Paulsen B. Hokfelt

Volume 1035. Insulin Resistance in Human Disease

Published: 4th November 1993 Editors: Kap Bum Huh T. Kaneko S. H. Shinn

Volume 1034. Clinical Ecology of Cystic Fibrosis

Published: 19th October 1993 Editors: H. Escobar F. Baquero L. Suarez

Volume 1033. New Trends in Pediatric Neurology

Published: 10th May 1993 Editors: N. Fejerman N. A. Chamoles

Volume 1032. Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding Cytomegalovirus Diseases

Published: 24th August 1993 Editors: S. Michelson Stanley Plotkin

Volume 1031. Microcirculatory Stasis in the Brain

Published: 4th January 1994 Editors: M. Tomita G. Mchedlishvili W. I. Rosenblum W. -D. Heiss Y. Fukuuchi

Volume 1030. Quantification of Brain Function: Tracer Kinetics and Image Analysis in Brain PET

Published: 13th December 1993 Editors: K. Uemura N. A. Lassen T. Jones I. Kanno

Volume 1029. Molecular Bases of Human Diseases

Published: 8th July 1993 Editors: E. E. Polli

Volume 1028. Eighty Years of Hashimoto Disease

Published: 19th August 1993 Editors: S. Nagataki Toshiyuki Mori K. Torizuka

Volume 1027. Neurotransmitter Receptors and Intracellular Signaling

Published: 25th March 1993 Editors: H. Yoshida M. Ui

Volume 1026. The Mechanism and New Approach on Drug Resistance of Cancer Cells

Published: 10th June 1993 Editors: T. Miyazaki F. Takaku K. Sakurada

Volume 1025. Advances in Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Research

Published: 10th May 1993 Editors: T. Yasugi H. Nakamura M. Soma

Volume 1024. Role of the Cerebellum and Basal Ganglia in Voluntary Movement

Published: 23rd September 1993 Editors: N. Mano I. Hamada M. R. DeLong

Volume 1023. Diuretics IV: Chemistry, Pharmacology and Clinical Applications

Published: 17th June 1993 Editors: J. B. Puschett A. Greenberg

Volume 1022. Cancer Chemotherapy: Challenges for the Future

Published: 21st December 1992 Editors: K. Kimura H. Saito S. K. Carter Robert Bast

Volume 1021. Frontiers of Photobiology

Published: 11th March 1993 Editors: A. Shima M. Ichihashi Y. Fujiwara H. Takebe

Volume 1020. Bacterial Endotoxin: Recognition and Effector Mechanisms

Published: 22nd June 1993 Editors: J. Levin C. R. Alving R. S. Munford P. L. Stutz

Volume 1019. Options for the Control of Influenza II

Published: 23rd July 1993 Editors: C. Hannoun A. P. Kendal H. D. Klenk F. L. Ruben

Volume 1018. Vascular Medicine

Published: 28th May 1993 Editors: H. Boccalon

Volume 1017. Melatonin and the Pineal Gland: From Basic Science to Clinical Application

Published: 9th February 1993 Editors: Y. Touitou J. Arendt P. Pevet

Volume 1016. The Pharmacology of Cell Differentiation

Published: 15th April 1993 Editors: R. A. Rifkind

Volume 1015. Echocardiography 1993

Published: 3rd February 1993 Editors: A. Dagianti Harvey Feigenbaum

Volume 1014. Basic and Clinical Approach to Turner Syndrome

Published: 13th May 1993 Editors: I. Hibi K. Takano

Volume 1013. Low Dose Irradiation and Biological Defense Mechanisms

Published: 4th December 1992 Editors: Tsutomu Sugahara L. A. Sagan T. Aoyama

Volume 1012. The Child and the Environment: Present and Future Trends

Published: 28th July 1993 Editors: R. Fior G. Pestalozza

Volume 1011. Photodynamic Therapy and Biomedical Lasers

Published: 10th December 1992 Editors: P. Spinelli M. Dal Fante

Volume 1010. Leukocyte Adhesion: Basic and Clinical Aspects

Published: 26th November 1992 Editors: C. G. Gahmberg T. Mandrup-Poulsen L. Wogensen Bach B. Hokfelt

Volume 1009. Head and Neck Cancer, Volume III

Published: 21st April 1993 Editors: Jonas Johnson M. S. Didolkar

Volume 1008. Advances in the Innervation of the Gastrointestinal Tract

Published: 15th December 1992 Editors: G. E. Holle J. D. Wood

Volume 1007. Respiratory Allergy: Advances in clinical immunology and pulmonary medicine

Published: 5th July 1993 Editors: G. Melillo Paul O'Byrne G. Marone

Volume 1006. Towards the use of Noradrenergic Agonists for the Treatment of Pain

Published: 8th October 1992 Editors: Jose Besso G. Guilbaud

Volume 1005. Senology

Published: 4th December 1992 Editors: L. Ioannidou-Mouzaka N. J. Agnantis I. Karydas

Volume 1004. Prostacyclin: New Perspectives for Basic Research and Novel Therapeutic Indications

Published: 5th November 1992 Editors: G. M. Rubanyi J. Vane

Volume 1003. Calcium Regulating Hormones and Bone Metabolism. Basic and clinical aspects

Published: 9th December 1992 Editors: D. V. Cohn C. Gennari A. H. Tashjian

Volume 1002. Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues

Published: 20th October 1992 Editors: H. Slavkin Penny Price

Volume 1001. High Density Lipoproteins and Atherosclerosis III

Published: 26th August 1992 Editors: N. E. Miller A. R. Tall

Volume 1000. Diabetes 1991

Published: 12th December 1991 Editors: H. Rifkin John Colwell S. I. Taylor

Volume 999. Amyloid Precursor Proteins and Neurotransmitter Function

Published: 27th March 1992 Editors: M. Kameyama

Volume 997. Recent Progress of Diabetes Mellitus in East Asia

Published: 20th November 1992 Editors: G. Mimura C. Zhisheng

Volume 996. Regulation of Growth Hormone and Somatic Growth

Published: 9th July 1992 Editors: L. F. De la Cruz

Volume 995. Experimental and Clinical Hepatology

Published: 6th January 1992 Editors: P. Gentilini M. U. Dianzani

Volume 994. Progress in Lymphology - XIII

Published: 24th April 1992 Editors: R. V. Cluzan A. P. Pecking F. M. Lokiec

Volume 993. Biology of the Ocular Microcirculation

Published: 20th November 1992 Editors: Robert Weinreb W. L. Joyner L. A. Wheeler

Volume 992. Advances in Perinatal Medicine

Published: 3rd September 1992 Editors: S. Sakamoto Y. Takeda

Volume 991. Progress in Clinical Biochemistry

Published: 20th November 1992 Editors: K. Miyai T. Kanno E. Ishikawa

Volume 990. Recent Progress in Colorectal Cancer: Biology and Management of High Risk Groups

Published: 6th May 1992 Editors: F. P. Rossini H. T. Lynch Sidney Winawer

Volume 989. Processing and Inhibition of Nociceptive Information

Published: 9th March 1992 Editors: R. Inoki Y. Shigenaga M. Tohyama

Volume 988. Biomagnetism: Clinical Aspects

Published: 10th December 1992 Editors: M. Hoke S. N. Erne Y. C. Okada G. L. Romani

Volume 987. Cancer Chemotherapy: Challenges for the Future

Published: 29th November 1991 Editors: K. Kimura K. Ota S. K. Carter G. W. Santos

Volume 986. Gastrointestinal Function: Regulation and Disturbances

Published: 29th November 1991 Editors: Y. Kasuya M. Tsuchiya F. Nagao Y. Matsuo

Volume 985. Cardio-thoracic Surgery: What is new in current practice

Published: 6th July 1992 Editors: K. Minami R. Korfer J. Wada

Volume 984. Rheumatology, State of the Art

Published: 9th December 1992 Editors: G. Balint B. Gomor L. Hodinka

Volume 983. Sex Matters

Published: 24th April 1992 Editors: W. Bezemer P. Cohen-Kettenis K. Slob N. van Son-Schoones

Volume 982. Current Aspects in Ophthalmology

Published: 20th November 1992 Editors: K. Shimizu

Volume 981. Lesions of Primary Afferent Fibers as a Tool for the Study of Clinical Pain

Published: 12th November 1991 Editors: Jose Besso G. Guilbaud

Volume 980. Hypertension as an Insulin-Resistant Disorder: Genetic Factors and Cellular Mechanisms

Published: 11th December 1991 Editors: U. Smith N. E. Bruun T. Hedner B. Hokfelt

Volume 979. Recent Advances in Neurosonology

Published: 27th May 1992 Editors: M. Oka G. -M. von Reutern H. Furuhata K. Kodaira

Volume 978. Progress in Cytomegalovirus Research

Published: 15th November 1991 Editors: M. P. Landini

Volume 977. Cystic Fibrosis, Basic and Clinical Research

Published: 17th August 1992 Editors: N. Hoiby S. S. Pederson

Volume 976. New Dimensions of Contrast Media

Published: 31st October 1991 Editors: H. Katayama R. C. Brasch

Volume 975. Cerebral Vascular Disease, 8

Published: 30th September 1991 Editors: J. S. Meyer H. Lechner J. F. Toole

Volume 974. Resistance Arteries, Structure and Function

Published: 20th November 1991 Editors: M. J. Mulvany C. Aalkjar A. M. Heagerty N. C. Nyborg S. Strandgaard

Volume 973. Human Growth: Basic and Clinical Aspects

Published: 16th June 1992 Editors: M. Hernandez J. Argente

Volume 971. Hematopoietic Growth Factors: Molecular biology to clinical applications of rG-CSF

Published: 1st October 1991 Editors: P. J. Quesenberry S. Asano K. Saito

Volume 970. Lipoproteins and the Pathogenesis of Atherosclerosis

Published: 26th November 1991 Editors: J. Shepherd C. J. Packard S. M. Brownlie

Volume 969. Juvenile Headache: Etiopathogenesis, Clinical Diagnosis and Therapy

Published: 12th December 1991 Editors: V. Gallai Vincenzo Guidetti

Volume 968. Biological Psychiatry, Volume 2

Editors: G. Racagni N. Brunello T. Fukuda

Volume 968. Biological Psychiatry, 2-Volume Set

Editors: G. Racagni N. Brunello T. Fukuda

The Diabetes Annual, 6

Published: 13th November 1991 Editors: K. G. Alberti L. P. Krall

Volume 968. Biological Psychiatry, Volume 1

Editors: G. Racagni N. Brunello T. Fukuda

Volume 967. Fetal and Neonatal Physiological Measurements

Editors: H. N. Lafeber J. G. Aarnoudse H. W. Jongsma

Volume 966. Molecular Approaches to the Study and Treatment of Human Diseases

Published: 12th June 1992 Editors: T. O. Yoshida J. M. Wilson

Volume 965. Neurobiology of Infantile Autism

Published: 2nd March 1992 Editors: H. Naruse E. M. Ornitz

Volume 964. Senile Neurodegeneration and Neurotransmitters

Editors: T. Nagatsu

Volume 963. New Directions in Research and Clinical Works for Obesity and Diabetes Mellitus

Published: 4th December 1991 Editors: N. Sakamoto A. Angel N. Hotta

Volume 962. Neuropathology in Brain Research

Published: 5th December 1991 Editors: F. Ikuta

Volume 961. Pituitary Adenomas: New Trends in Basic and Clinical Research

Published: 7th November 1991 Editors: G. Faglia P. Beck-Peccoz B. Ambrosi P. Travaglini A. Spada

Volume 960. Current Concepts in Multiple Sclerosis

Published: 3rd June 1991 Editors: H. Wietholter J. Dichgans J. Mertin

Volume 959. World Data Book of Obesity

Editors: Shigeta Baba P. Zimmet

Volume 958. Advances in Asthmology 1990

Editors: S. Kobayashi Joseph Bellanti

Volume 957. Recent Advances in Periodontology - Volume II

Published: 30th August 1991 Editors: S. I. Gold M. Midda S. Mutlu

Volume 956. Myelodysplastic Syndrome and Cytokines

Editors: T. Miyazaki F. Takaku H. Uchino

Volume 955. Advances in Cardiovascular Surgery

Published: 17th October 1991 Editors: A. Matsumoto Michael DeBakey J. Kondo

Volume 954. Advances in Vascular Pathology 1990

Editors: A. Strano S. Novo

Volume 953. Lipids and Health

Editors: G. Ziant

Volume 952. Neonatal Haematology and Immunology

Editors: M. Xanthou R. Bracci

Volume 951. New Trends in Autonomic Nervous System Research: Basic and Clinical Integration

Published: 17th October 1991 Editors: M. Yoshikawa M. Uono H. Tanabe S. Ishikawa

Volume 950. Speech Motor Control and Stuttering

Published: 5th September 1991 Editors: H. F. Peters W. Hulstijn C. Woodruff Starkweather

Volume 949. Electromyographical Kinesiology

Published: 3rd April 1991 Editors: P. A. Anderson D. J. Hobart J. V. Danoff

Volume 948. Gastrointestinal Function: Regulation and Disturbances

Editors: Y. Matsuo Y. Kasuya M. Tsuchiya F. Nagao

Volume 947. Current Concepts in Peritoneal Dialysis

Published: 20th November 1992 Editors: K. Ota J. F. Maher James Winchester P. Hirszel K. Ito T. Suzuki

Volume 946. Frontiers of Alzheimer Research

Published: 5th June 1991 Editors: T. Ishii D. Allsop D. J. Selkoe

Volume 945. Cancer Chemotherapy: Challenges for the Future, Volume 5

Editors: K. Kimura K. Yamada S. K. Carter D. P. Griswold

Volume 944. The Clinical Pharmacology of Biotechnology Products

Published: 18th April 1991 Editors: M. M. Reidenberg

Volume 943. Hemophilia and Von Willebrand's Disease in the 1990s: A New Decade of Hopes and Challenges

Published: 30th September 1991 Editors: J. M. Lusher C. M. Kessler

Volume 942. Frontiers in Muscle Research: Myogenesis, Muscle Contraction and Muscle Dystrophy

Published: 24th September 1991 Editors: E. Ozawa T. Masaki

Volume 941. Current Practices and Future Developments in the Pharmacotherapy of Mental Disorders

Published: 24th October 1991 Editors: Herbert Meltzer D. Nerozzi

Volume 940. Liver and Aging - 1990

Editors: K. Kitani

Volume 939. Frontiers of Mucosal Immunology, Volume 3

Editors: M. Tsuchiya H. Nagura T. Hibi I. Moro

Volume 939. Frontiers of Mucosal Immunology, Volume 2

Editors: M. Tsuchiya H. Nagura T. Hibi I. Moro

Volume 939. Frontiers of Mucosal Immunology, Volume 1

Editors: M. Tsuchiya H. Nagura T. Hibi I. Moro

Volume 938. Clinical Evaluation of Drug Efficacy in UTI

Editors: M. Ohkoshi Y. Kawada

Volume 936. Plastic Surgery 1992: Free Papers, Volume II

Published: 30th June 1992 Editors: U. T. Hinderer B. Vilar-Sancho J. Quetglas Moll

Volume 935. Plastic Surgery 1992: Lectures and Panels, Volume I

Published: 30th June 1992 Editors: U. T. Hinderer B. Vilar-Sancho J. Quetglas Moll

Volume 934. Muscular Dystrophy Research: From Molecular Diagnosis toward Therapy

Editors: C. Angelini G. A. Danieli D. Fontanari

Volume 933. Flow Cytometry and Image Analysis for Clinical Applications

Published: 17th June 1991 Editors: I. Nishiya L. S. Cram Joe Gray

Volume 932. Biological Markers of Depression: State of the Art

Published: 21st November 1991 Editors: M. Ansseau R. von Frenckell G. Franck

Volume 931. Experimental and Clinical Liver Transplantation

Published: 24th July 1991 Editors: R. Engemann H. Hamelmann

Volume 930. Recent Advances in Insulin Action and its Disorders

Published: 25th March 1991 Editors: Y. Shigeta M. Kobayashi J. M. Olefsky

Volume 929. Vertigo, Nausea, Tinnitus and Hypoacusia Due To Head and Neck Trauma

Published: 13th November 1991 Editors: C.-F. Claussen M. V. Kirtane

Volume 928. Rehabilitation Medicine

Published: 10th September 1991 Editors: A. Molina J. Parreno J. San Martin E. Robles A. Moret

Volume 926. Dendritic Cells in Lymphoid Tissues

Editors: Yohsuke Imai J. G. Tew E. C. Hoefsmit

Volume 925. Growth Factors in Health and Disease - Basic and Clinical Aspects

Editors: B. Westermark C. Betsholtz B. Hokfelt

Volume 924. Turner Syndrome: Growth Promoting Therapies

Published: 29th May 1991 Editors: M. B. Ranke R. G. Rosenfeld

Volume 923. Cellular and Molecular Aspects of Endotoxin Reactions: Endotoxin Research Series, 1

Published: 17th December 1990 Editors: J. Levin J. J. Spitzer E. J. Ziegler

Volume 922. Cardiac Imaging: X-Ray, MR and Ultrasound

Editors: S. Nitter-Hauge G. G. Hartnell D. Allison

Volume 921. Sports, Medicine and Health

Published: 6th December 1990 Editors: G. P. Hermans W. L. Mosterd

Volume 920. New Frontiers in Ophthalmology

Published: 5th February 1992 Editors: C. Y. Khoo B. C. Ang W. M. Cheah P. T. K. Chew Arthur Siew Ming Lim

Volume 919. Hepatitis B: A Sexually Transmitted Disease in Heterosexuals

Published: 17th December 1990 Editors: P. Piot F. E. Andre

Volume 917. From Ovulation to Implantation

Editors: J. L. Evers M. J. Heineman

Volume 916. Echocardiography 1990

Editors: A. Dagianti Harvey Feigenbaum

Volume 913. Current Concepts of Aldose Reductase and its Inhibitions

Editors: N. Sakamoto J. H. Kinoshita P. F. Kador N. Hotta

Volume 911. Advances in Analytical Cellular Pathology

Editors: G. Burger M. Oberholzer G. P. Vooijs

Volume 909. Iopentol. Clinical trials with a new non-ionic contrast medium

Editors: F. Laerum B. Kendall

Volume 908. Recent Trends of Diabetes Mellitus in East Asia

Published: 4th December 1990 Editors: G. Mimura C. Zhisheng

Volume 907. Computers and Perinatal Medicine

Editors: K. Maeda M. Hogaki H. Nakano

Volume 906. Pediatric Cardiology

Editors: B. Pongpanich V. Sueblinvong C. Vongprateep

Volume 905. Drugs Affecting Lipid Metabolism X

Editors: Antonio Gotto L. C. Smith

Volume 903. Immunoscintigraphy - Facts and Fiction

Published: 17th December 1990 Editors: D. L. Munz D. Emrich

Volume 901. Genetic Screening: From Newborns to DNA Typing

Published: 23rd April 1990 Editors: B. M. Knoppers C. M. Laberge

Volume 900. Psychiatry: A World Perspective - Social Psychiatry; Ethics and Law; History of Psychiatry; Psychiatric Education, Volume 4

Editors: C. N. Stefanis C. R. Soldatos A. D. Rabavilas

Volume 900. Psychiatry: A World Perspective - Neuroscience in Psychiatry; Biological Correlates of Mental Disorders, Volume 2

Editors: C. N. Stefanis C. R. Soldatos A. D. Rabavilas

Volume 900. Psychiatry: A World Perspective, 4-Volume Set

Editors: C. N. Stefanis C. R. Soldatos A. D. Rabavilas

Volume 900. Psychiatry: A World Perspective - Pharmacotherapies; Psychotherapies; Other Therapies, Volume 3

Editors: C. N. Stefanis T. Konishi C. R. Soldatos

Volume 900. Psychiatry: A World Perspective - Classification and Psychopathology; Child Psychiatry; Substance Use, Volume 1

Editors: C. N. Stefanis T. Konishi C. R. Soldatos

Volume 897. Nitric Oxide from L-Arginine: A Bioregulatory System

Published: 3rd August 1990 Editors: S. Moncada E. A. Higgs

Volume 895. Viral Hepatitis C, D and E

Published: 25th March 1991 Editors: T. Shikata R. H. Purcell T. Uchida

Volume 890. New Trends and Developments in Occupational Health Services

Published: 1st March 1991 Editors: J. Rantanen S. Lehtinen M. Antti-Poika S. Hernberg K. Husman E. Kalimo E. Rahkonen M. Ylikoski

Volume 886. Calcium Regulation and Bone Metabolism Basic and Clinical Aspects

Published: 30th August 1990 Editors: D. V. Cohn F. H. Glorieux T. John Martin

Volume 885. Intensive and Critical Care Medicine

Editors: O. Aochi K. Amaha

Volume 884. Molecular Biology and Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease

Editors: T. Miyatake D. J. Selkoe Y. Ihara

Volume 883. Advances in Neurology

Editors: J. S. Chopra K. Jagannathan I. M. Sawhney

Volume 879. Serotonin and Pain

Editors: Jose Besso

Volume 878. Idiosyncratic Adverse Drug Reactions: Impact on Drug Development and Clinical Use After Marketing

Editors: C. A. Naranjo J. K. Jones

Volume 873. Protease Inhibitors

Editors: A. Takada M. M. Samama D. Collen

Volume 862. Idiotype Networks in Biology and Medicine

Published: 11th April 1990 Editors: A. D. Osterhaus F. G. Uytdehaag

Volume 625. Intravital Observation of Organ Microcirculation

Published: 1st February 1984 Editors: M. Tsuchiya

Volume 29. Molecular Mechanisms of Transport

Published: 2nd March 1992 Editors: E. Quagliariello F. Palmieri