Neurochemical Mechanisms in Disease by John P. BlassNeurochemical Mechanisms in Disease by John P. Blass

Neurochemical Mechanisms in Disease

EditorJohn P. Blass

Hardcover | December 2, 2010

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This newest volume of Advances in Neurobiology deals with the Neurochemistry of disease, with chapters covering both human diseases and animal "model" diseases.
John P Blass, MD, PhD, has been studying the chemistry of diseases of the brain for over half a century: as an undergraduate at Harvard, as a graduate student with Henry McIlwain, as a postdoctoral fellow first with Heinrich Waelsch and then with Daniel Steinberg, during eight years at the Mental Retardation Center at UCLA, and since 1...
Title:Neurochemical Mechanisms in DiseaseFormat:HardcoverDimensions:860 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:December 2, 2010Publisher:Springer New YorkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1441971033

ISBN - 13:9781441971036

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Mechanisms versus DiagnosesJohn BlassChapter 2: Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal DeathCarol TroyChapter 3: Animal Models of Neurodegenerative DiseasesMohamed JaberChapter 4: Vitamins and Vitamin DeficienciesRoger ButterworthChapter 5: Brain Edema in Neurological DiseaseG.A. Rosenberg, Eduardo Candelario-Jalil & Saeid TaheriChapter 6: Pathology of Monoamine TransportersEric BarkerChapter 7: Glutamate and Glutamine in Brain DisordersArne SchousboeChapter 8: The X-linked Mental RetardationLinda Van AelstChapter 9: Cognitive Deficits in Neurodegenerative DisordersIvan Bodis-Wollner & Herman MorenoChapter 10: NFkappaB in Brain DiseasesC.-X. GongChapter 11: Trinucleotide-Expansion DiseasesArthur JL CooperChapter 12: NeuroinflammationDavid LawrenceChapter 13: Neurochemistry of AutismS.H. Fatemi & T. FolsomChapter 14: RNA Pathologies in Neurological DisordersKinji Ohno & Akio MasudaChapter 15: PainGyongyi HorvathChapter 16: Biology of Demyelinating DiseasesDanielle Pham-Dihn & Nicole Baumann Chapter 17: Brain Protein Oxidation and Modification for Good or Bad in Alzheimer's DiseaseD.A. Butterfield Chapter 18: Oxidative Stress and Alzheimer Disease: Mechanisms and Therapeutic OpportunitiesMark- Smith Chapter 19: Tau and TauopathiesRobert Mathew and PS MathuranathChapter 20: Zinc, Zinc Transport and Sequestration Proteins in the Brain in the Progression of Alzheimer's DiseaseMark A. LovellChapter 21: The Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's DiseaseLynn M. Bekris, Chang-En Yu, Thomas D. Bird & Debby TsuangChapter 22: Nicotine Receptors in Brain DiseasesJ.A. StitzelChapter 23: Lysosomal Storage DisordersGregory M. PastoresChapter 24: Genetic signaling in glioblastoma multiforme: a current overviewW.J. Lukiw & F. Culicchia