The Biochemical Basis of Neuropharmacology

The Biochemical Basis of Neuropharmacology

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For the 6th edition of this text, the authors have added a new chapter on memory and learning and have reorganized the material on catecholamines into separate chapters on norepinephrine and epinephrine and dopamine. In addition, they have included much new information on G proteins and second messengers, excitatory amino acid receptors, and other timely issues. The book is aimed at students and professionals at many different levels: undergraduates studying psychopharmacology or neurobiology, medical students, graduate students in pharmacology and neuroscience, neuroscientists and residents and practitioners in neurology and more

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  • Paperback | 465 pages
  • 134.62 x 205.74 x 20.32mm | 521.63g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • halftone and line illustrations, tables
  • 0195071182
  • 9780195071184

Table of contents

Cellular foundations of neuropharmacology; Molecular foundations of neuropharmacology; Metabolism in the central nervous system; Receptors; Modulation of synaptic transmission; Amino acid transmitters; Acetylcholine; Norepinephrine and Epinephrine; Dopamine; Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine) and histamine; Neuroactive peptides; Cellular mechanisms in learning and more

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