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Genomic and Non-Genomic Effects of Aldosterone
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Martin Wehling
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-12-14 - Publisher: CRC Press

This exciting new book summarizes the known features of both the more traditional genomic aldosterone effects and those modern aspects of non-genomic aldosterone effects discovered within the past few years. International specialists contribute to the scholarship on these issues. Chapters include discussions on traditional genomic mineralocorticoid physiology; mineralocorticoid receptor theory;
Gene Expression in the Central Nervous System
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: A.C.H. Yu, L.F. Eng, U.J. McMahan, H. Schulman, E.M. Shooter, A. Stadlin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-08-01 - Publisher: Elsevier

Gene expression is an active ongoing process that maintains a functional CNS, as proteins are being made on a continual basis. Processes such as learning and memory, nerve cell repair and regeneration and its response to stress are critically dependent on gene expression. This volume highlights the role of gene
Behavioral Neuroendocrinology
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Barry R. Komisaruk, Gabriela González-Mariscal
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-27 - Publisher: CRC Press

Inspired by Carlos Beyer’s 50 years of pioneering research and influence on his students and colleagues, Behavioral Neuroendocrinology builds upon Beyer’s fundamental discoveries and concepts as well as their widespread implications. It presents original research and reviews on mechanisms — genomic and non-genomic — of steroid and protein hormone action;
Neurobiology of Steroids
Language: en
Pages: 552
Authors: E. Ronald de Kloet
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-22 - Publisher: Academic Press

Steroid hormones are unique compounds in that they are active at the interface of peripheral endocrine events and neural mechanisms. Thus their effects present an important peripheral signaling system to alter brain function. This volume presents state-of-the-art and classical techniques for the study of steroid hormones and their receptors and
Neuropsychiatric Disorders
Language: en
Pages: 341
Authors: Manfred Gerlach, Jürgen Deckert, Kay Double, Eleni Koutsilieri
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-28 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This multidisciplinary book includes current research papers and reviews in the areas of basic neuroscience, neural mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative disorders. It further includes new approaches for neuroprotective treatments, clinical, neurobiological and treatment aspects of psychiatric disorders. The book was conceived as a celebration of the professional life and work of