Description

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.

Key Features

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.

Readership

Neuroscientists and neurologists.

Table of Contents

Unique General Anesthetic Binding Sites within Distinct Conformational States of the Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Signaling Molecules and Receptor Transduction Cascades that Regulate NMDA Receptor-mediated Synaptic Transmission Behavioral Measures of Alcohol Self-Administration and Intake Control: Rodent Models Dopaminergic Mouse Mutants: Investigating the Roles of the Different Dopamine Receptor Subtypes and the Dopamine Transporter Drosophila Melanogaster, A genetic Model System for Alcohol Research

Details

No. of pages:
247
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080478586
Print ISBN:
9780123668554
Print ISBN:
9780124112254

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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