Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128188552

Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science, Volume 167

1st Edition

Editors: David Teplow
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128188552
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st October 2019
Page Count: 300
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Table of Contents

1. Models and biological targets in drug discovery for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Linda Dwoskin
2. Novel Targets for Parkinson-Depression Co-morbidity
Yousef Tizabi
3. Utility of Cannabidiol (CBD) in Neuropsychiatric Disorders: A Short Review of the Recent Pre-clinical and Clinical Findings
Bernard Le Foll
4. The many sides of microglia in alcohol use disorders
Kim Nixon
5. Stress, Anxiety, Molecular Targets and More
Samina Salim
6. Calcineurin Signaling in Psychiatric Disorders
Patrick Ronan
7. Emerging evidence for the role of Pituitary adenylate cyclase- activating peptide (PACAP) in neuropsychiatric disorders
Kabirullah Lutfy
8. Glial and neuroinflammatory targets in major depressive disorder-a road to novel therapeutics
Shafiqur Rahman
9. Calpain in the Cleavage of Alpha-synuclein and the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease
Azizul Haque
10. The role of glia in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorders
Ryuta Koyama


Description

Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science, Volume 167 provides the most topical, informative and exciting monographs available on a wide variety of research topics related to Models and Biological Targets in Drug Discovery for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Novel Targets for Parkinson-Depression Co-morbidity. Utility of Cannabidiol (CBD) in Neuropsychiatric Disorders: A Short Review of the Recent Pre-clinical and Clinical Findings, The Many Sides of Microglia in Alcohol Use Disorders, Stress, Anxiety, Molecular Targets and More, Calcineurin Signaling in Psychiatric Disorders, Emerging Evidence for the Role of Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase- Activating Peptide (PACAP) in Neuropsychiatric Disorders, and more.

Key Features

  • Includes comprehensive coverage of molecular biology
  • Presents ample use of tables, diagrams, schemata and color figures to enhance the reader's ability to rapidly grasp the information provided
  • Contains contributions from renowned experts in the field

Readership

Each volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science will be useful for scientists working actively in a field, including those at levels ranging from graduate student to senior investigator. Volumes also are appropriate for new investigators to a field who wish to familiarize themselves with the latest work


Details

No. of pages:
300
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128188552

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About the Editors

David Teplow

David Teplow Editor

Professor Teplow is a member of the Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Director, UCLA Biopolymer Laboratory; and a member of the faculties of the Molecular Biology Institute, Brain Research Institute, Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program, and various neuroscience graduate programs. Professor Teplow received degrees in Biochemistry, and in Bacteriology & Immunology, from UC Berkeley; a Ph.D. from the University of Washington, Seattle; and postdoctoral training at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA. From 1991-2005, Professor Teplow was a member of the faculty of the Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston. Professor Teplow has published >200 peer-reviewed articles, including ~150 original articles and ~50 reviews, book chapters, and commentaries. Professor Teplow was a founding editor of the Journal of Molecular Neuroscience and Current Chemical Biology. He currently is Associate Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Neurodegenerative Disease. Professor Teplow is a member of numerous national and international scientific advisory and editorial boards.

Affiliations and Expertise

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA