Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology

Schizophrenia

Editors: Editor-in-chief: Lajtha, Abel
Javitt, Daniel C., Kantrowitz, Joshua (Eds.)

  • Explores schizophrenia from a neurochemical perspective
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This volume of the Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology focuses on neurochemical aspects of schizophrenia. Chapters cover the full range of schizophrenia symptoms and anatomical pathologies from neurochemical and molecular biology perspectives. Topics include changes in neurotransmitter systems, alteration in receptors, neurotransmitter release, genetic factors, protein alterations, and redox dysregulation.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Cortical Dopamine in Schizophrenia

    Abi-Dargham, A.

    Pages 1-16

  • Cholinergic Mechanisms in Schizophrenia

    Raedler, T. J. (et al.)

    Pages 17-38

  • Glutamatergic Approaches to the Conceptualization and Treatment of Schizophrenia

    Kantrowitz, J. (et al.)

    Pages 39-89

  • G72/G30 in Neuropsychiatric Disorders

    Shi, J. (et al.)

    Pages 91-106

  • Dysbindin-1 and Its Protein Family

    Talbot, K. (et al.)

    Pages 107-241

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology
Book Subtitle
Schizophrenia
Editors
  • Abel Lajtha
  • Daniel C. Javitt
  • Joshua Kantrowitz
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag US
Print ISBN
978-0-387-30365-9
eReference ISBN
978-0-387-30410-6
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XII, 549
Topics