Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Biomedical Sciences - Neuroscience | The Glutamate Receptors

The Glutamate Receptors

Series: The Receptors

Gereau, Robert W., Swanson, Geoffrey (Eds.)

2008, XI, 576 p.

A product of Humana Press
Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$249.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-59745-055-3

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Hardcover
Information

Hardcover version

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$319.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-58829-792-1

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

Softcover
Information

Softcover (also known as softback) version.

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$319.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-62703-920-8

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

  • Covers the central role glutamate receptors play in neurotransmission
  • Condenses two previous landmark volumes, The Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors and The Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors into one easily accessible book
  • Covers nearly every aspect of glutamate receptor structure and function for the working researcher and student

Glutamate receptors are critically important for normal brain function. The preceding decade has seen remarkable advances in our understanding of the physiological function and molecular structure of these proteins. The Glutamate Receptors provides an expansive review of the field with a topical update to two excellent books - The Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors and The Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors. An exciting primer to the study of glutamate receptors and their central role in neurotransmission, The Glutamate Receptors covers the extraordinary research and significant developments in the decade since the previous books were published and gives a snapshot of how prominent scientists look to the future of research in the field. Both insightful and comprehensive, The Glutamate Receptors provides an invaluable reference to students and scientists on nearly every aspect of glutamate receptor structure and function.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » biology - brain - development - future - glutamate - glutamate receptor - neurobiology - neuroscience - receptor - research

Related subjects » Human Physiology - Neuroscience - Pharmacology & Toxicology

Table of contents 

Preface Robert W. Gereau and Geoffrey T. Swanson AMPA Receptors Michael C. Ashby, Michael I. Daw, and John T. R. Isaac NMDA Receptors Ronald S. Petralia and Robert J. Wenthold Kainate Receptors Anis Contractor and Geoffrey T. Swanson Delta Receptors Michisuke Yuzaki Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors in Synaptic Plasticity Kenneth A. Pelkey and Chris J. McBain Structural Correlates of Ionotropic Glutamate Receptor Function Anders S. Kristensen, Kasper B. Hansen, Lonnie P. Wollmuth, Jan Egebjerg and Stephen F. Traynelis AMPA Receptors as Therapeutic Targets: Progress with Positive Receptor Modulators Gary Lynch and Christine M. Gall NMDA Receptors as Therapeutic Targets: Clinically Tolerated Strategies Huei-Sheng Vincent Chen, Dongxian Zhang and Stuart A. Lipton Structural features of metabotropic glutamate receptors David Hampson, Erin M. Rose, and Jordan E. Antflick Group I Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors (mGlu1 and mGlu5) Julie A. Saugstad, and Susan L. Ingram Group II Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors (mGlu2 and mGlu3) Michael P. Johnson and Darryle D. Schoepp Group III Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors (mGlu4, mGlu6, mGlu7 and mGlu8) Volker Neugebauer Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors in Synaptic Plasticity Stephen M. Fitzjohn and Zafar I. Bashir Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor Ligands in Therapeutics Ashley E. Brady and P. Jeffrey Conn

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Neurosciences.