Pharmacology of Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128167588

Pharmacology of Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS), Volume 84

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Stefan Clemens
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128167588
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st July 2019
Page Count: 312
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Table of Contents

1. Targeting the adenosinergic system in Restless Legs Syndrome
Sergi Ferre
2. Assessing iron uptake mechanisms in the brain: impact of gender and genotype
James Connor
3. Pharmacological treatments of RLS in augmentation
Claudia Trenkwalder
4. C. elegans and its applicability to studies on RLS
Michael Aschner
5. The neurophysiology of hyperarousal in RLS: hints for a role of glutamate/GABA
Raffaele Ferri
6. Treatment management and options in RLS patients
Imad Ghorayeb
7. Pharmacological responsiveness of Periodic Legs Movements during Sleep
Mauro Manconi and Silvia Riccardi
8. Role of Meis1 in RLS – from GWAS to functional studies in mice
Juliane Winkelmann
9. Non-dopaminergic versus dopaminergic treatments in RLS
Diego Garcia Borreguero
10. The heterotetrameric structure of the adenosine A1-dopamine D1 receptor complex: Pharmacological implication for Restless Legs Syndrome disease
Vicent Casado
11. D3 receptor agonist efficacy in RLS
Luigi Ferini-Strambi
12. The shrinking role of the dopamine 3 receptor in RLS
Stefan Clemens
13. Treatment of Pediatric Restless Leg Syndrome
Oliviero Bruni


Pharmacology of Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS), the newest volume in the Advances in Pharmacology series, presents a variety of chapters and the best authors in the field, this volume is an essential resource for pharmacologists, immunologists, and biochemists alike.

Key Features

  • Includes the authority and expertise of leading contributors in pharmacology as sourced from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Advances in Pharmacology series


Investigators in neuroscience, pharmacology, neurology, psychiatry, medicine


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Stefan Clemens Serial Volume Editor

Stefan Clemens is at East Carolina University, NC, USA

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East Carolina University, NC, USA