Taurine 2: Basic and Clinical Aspects by Ryan J. HuxtableTaurine 2: Basic and Clinical Aspects by Ryan J. Huxtable

Taurine 2: Basic and Clinical Aspects

EditorRyan J. Huxtable, Junichi Azuma, Kinya Kuriyama

Hardcover | October 31, 1996

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Comprises the edited proceedings of the International Taurine Symposium held in Osaka, Japan, in June 1995, a satellite symposium of the 15th biennial meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry. The articles (71 in all) are divided into the following headings: chemistry, biochemistry, and metabolism of taurine; taurine and the liver; taurine and the kidney; taurine in muscle and the cardiovascular system; taurine and the audiovisual systems; taurine and the central nervous system; taurine and diabetes; reports on ten clinical studies; and a special lecture on taurine and enantiostasis. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Masao Nakagawa earned his M.S. and Ph.D at Keio University. Nakagawa is a professor in the department of electrical engineering at Keio University. He is a senior member of the IEEE and a fellow of the IEICE.
Title:Taurine 2: Basic and Clinical AspectsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:676 pagesPublished:October 31, 1996Publisher:Springer US

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Table of Contents

Chemistry, Biochemistry, Metabolism of Taurine: In vitro Reactions of Hypotaurine; S. Duprè, et al. The Reactivity of Taurine with Hypochlorous Acid and Its Application for Eye Drops; I. Koyama, et al. Taurine and the Liver: Taurine Production in Rat Primary Hepatocytes; J. Ohta, M.H. Stipanuk Taurine and the Kidney: Taurine and Water Channels Are Colocalized in Renal Tubule Cells and Other Tissues: Immunocytochemical Studies in Rats; M. Amiry-Moghaddam, et al. Taurine in Muscle and the Cardiovascular System: Effects of Taurine Chronic Treatment on the Electrical and Contractile Properties of Skeletal Muscle Fibers of Aged Rats; S. Pierno, et al. Taurine and the Audiovisual Systems: Ultrastructural Localization of Taurine Immunoreactivity in the Pineal Organ and Retina of the Pigeon; N. Lake, et al. Taurine and the Central Nervous System: Cellular Studies of the Taurine Transporter; N. Lake, J. Orlowski Taurine and Diabetes: Cardioprotective Effect of Taurine on Calcium Paradox in Streptozotocin-induced Diabetic Rat Hearts; T. Tatsumi, et al. Taurine: Clinical Studies: Taurine Intake of Korean Breastfed Infants during Lactation; E. Kim, et al. Taurine and Enantiostasis: Taurine: Past, Present and Future; R.J. Huxtable 61 additional articles. Index.