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Title GABAb receptor pharmacology : a tribute to Norman Bowery / edited by Thomas P. Blackburn
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, [2010]


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Description xvi, 504 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Advances in pharmacology, 1054-3589 ; 58
Advances in pharmacology (San Diego, Calif.) ; 58
Contents Historical perspective and emergence of the GABAB receptor -- Chemistry and pharmacology of GABAB receptor ligands -- Heterodimerization of the GABAB receptor: implications for GPCR signaling and drug discovery -- Mechanisms of GABAB receptor exocytosis, endocytosis, and degradation -- Functional modulation of GABAB receptors by protein kinases and receptor trafficking -- GABAB receptor coupling to g-proteins and ion channels -- GABAB receptor-mediated modulation of metabotropic glutamate signaling and synaptic plasticity in central neurons -- GABA transporter GATI: a crucial determinant of GABAB receptor activation in cortical circuits? -- Roles of GABAB receptors in cortical network activity -- GABAB receptors: physiological functions and mechanisms of diversity -- Role of GABAB receptors in autonomic control of systemic blood pressure -- GABAB receptor agonism as a novel therapeutic modality in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease -- GABAB receptors in reward processes -- GABAB receptors in addiction and its treatment -- GABAB-GIRK2-mediated signaling in Down syndrome -- GABAB receptors and depression: current status -- GABA-B receptors in drosophila
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject GABA -- Receptors.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Author Blackburn, Thomas P.
Bowery, N. G.
ISBN 9780123786470 (hbk.)
0123786479 (hbk.)