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Author Symposium on Neuropharmacology of Insects (1981 : Ciba Foundation)

Title Neuropharmacology of insects
Published London : Pitman ; Summit, N.J. : Distributed in North America by CIBA Pharmaceutical Co., Medical Education Administration, 1982
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Description 1 online resource (x, 330 pages) : illustrations
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 88
Ciba Foundation symposium ; 88
Contents Chemical signalling in the insect nervous system / John G. Hildebrand -- Acetylcholine receptors of identified insect neurons / Ian D. Harrow, Jonathan A. David, David B. Sattelle -- Properties of dopamine receptors at a neuroglandular synapse / C.R. House, B.L. Ginsborg -- Properties of modulatory octopamine receptors in the locust / Peter D. Evans -- Properties of postsynaptic channels activated by glutamate and GABA in locust muscle fibres / S.G. Cull-Candy -- Neurosecretory peptides and biogenic amines / W. Mordue -- Isolation of receptors from the central nervous system / E.A. Barnard -- Pharmacological characteristics of a putative nicotinic acetylcholine receptor from Musca dornestica / Christine S. March, Kenneth J. Cattell, John F. Donnellan -- Binding of acetylcholine receptor/channel probes to housefly head membranes / Amira T. Eldefrawi, Nader Shaker, Mohyee E. Eldefrawi -- Subcellular fractionation of invertebrate nervous tissue / Richard W. Olsen -- Properties of synaptosomes from the central nervous system of insects / Heinz Breer -- Binding and uptake of glutamate and [gamma]-aminobutyric acid in membrane fractions from locust muscle / Patricia A. Briley, Marie T. Filbin, George G. Lunt, John F. Donnellan -- Genetic approaches to insect neurochemistry / Yadin Dudai -- Identification of a Drosophila melanogaster mutant that affects the saxi toxin receptor of the voltage-sensitive sodium channel / Linda M. Hall, Susan D. Wilson, Jane Gitschier, Nancy Martinez, Gary R. Strichartz -- Genetic and immunological studies of the nervous system of Drosophila melanogaster / Yuh Nung Jan, Lily Yeh Jan -- Activation of ion channels in locust muscle by amino acids / K.A.F. Gration -- Receptor mechanisms mediating the action of 5-hydroxytryptamine / Michael J. Berridge, John P. Heslop -- Solitary wasp venoms and toxins as tools for the study of neuromuscular transmission in insects / Tom Piek -- Insecticides as probes for the study of ionic channels in nerve membranes / Toshio Narahashi
Analysis Insects Nervous system Effects of drugs - Conference proceedings
Notes Editors: David Evered, Maeve O'Connor, and Julie Whelan
Proceedings of the Symposium on Neuropharmacology of Insects, held at the Ciba Foundation, London, 30 June-2 July 1981
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Insects -- Physiology -- Congresses.
Pharmacology -- Congresses.
Receptors, Cholinergic.
Synaptic Transmission.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Evered, David.
O'Connor, Maeve.
Whelan, Julie.
Ciba Foundation.
ISBN 0470718390 (electronic bk.)
9780470718391 (electronic bk.)