Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Biogenic amines : pharmacological, neurochemical and molecular aspects in the CNS / Tahira Farooqui and Akhlaq A. Farooqui, editors
Published New York : Nova Biomedical Books, [2010]


Description 1 online resource
Series Pharmacology--research, safety testing and regulation series
Pharmacology-research, safety testing, and regulation series.
Contents I. Biogenic Amines in Vertebrate System -- Chapter I -- Biogenic amines : a historical perspective / Michael Gerald -- Chapter II -- Life's requirements for catecholamines / Suzanne Roffler-Tarlov -- Chapter III -- Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase / Maria Hadjiconstantinou, Anne-Marie Duchemin, Abul Azad and Norton H. Neff -- Chapter IV -- Striatal dopamine storage and utilization / Lane J. Wallace -- Chapter V -- The importance of monoamine transporters in the development of psychopharmacology / Leslie Iversen -- Chapter VI -- Amine false transmitters, co-transmitters and volume transmission : fifty years of exceptions to the standard model of chemical neurotransmission / S. Robert Snodgrass -- Chapter VII -- Pharmacological approaches for the evaluation of drug-receptor related events / Norman J. Uretsky, Margarita Salazar-Bookaman, and Popat N. Patil -- Chapter VIII -- What has 6-hydroxydopamine taught us about Parkinson's disease? / Michael J. Zigmond -- Chapter IX -- The molecular and genetic basis of Parkinson disease / Tahira Farooqui -- Chapter X -- Modulation of neurotransmission signaling by neural membrane polyunsaturated fatty acids / Akhlaq A. Farooqui
Chapter XI -- Estrogen-dopamine interactions in forebrain modulation of the sensorimotor gating / John J. Byrnes, Jacqueline T. Draper, and Elizabeth M. Byrnes -- Chapte XII -- Stereoselectivity of norepinephrine enantiomers at pre and post-junctional adrenoceptors / Vandana Kumari, Miguel B. Farah, Salomon Z. Langer, Chenglong Li and Popat N. Patil -- Chapter XIII -- Trace amines and their receptors comprise a novel vertebrate aminergic signalling system / Mark D. Berry, Jarrod Nickel, and Bruno Tomberli -- II. Biogenic Amines in Invertebrate System Chapter XIV -- Quantification of octopamine in invertebrate and vertebrate nervous systems / Tahira Farooqui -- Chapter XV -- Pharmacology of invertebrate octopamine and tyramine receptors / Thomas Roeder -- Chapter XVI -- The cellular and molecular biology of octopaminergic neurons / Herman K. Lehman -- Chapter XVII -- Perspective and future developments on biogenic amines in the CNS / Tahira Farooqui and Akhlaq Farooqui -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Biogenic amines.
Biogenic Amines -- pharmacology
Biogenic Amines -- physiology
Biogenic Amines
Central Nervous System -- chemistry
Neurotransmitter Agents -- pharmacology
Neurotransmitter Agents -- therapeutic use
MEDICAL -- Pain Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Psychiatry -- Psychopharmacology.
Biogenic amines.
Form Electronic book
Author Farooqui, Tahira
Farooqui, Akhlaq A
LC no. 2020686365
ISBN 9781617615757