Current Topics in Neurotoxicity

Molecular Aspects of Botulinum Neurotoxin

Editors: Foster, Keith Alan (Ed.)

  • Featuring chapters from the leading authorities responsible for the most significant current scientific and clinical research on neurotoxins
  • Valuable reference text providing up to date information
  • Contains information useful to researchers and clinicians in neuroscience and neurology, biochemistry, microbiology and cell biology
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Currently, there are tremendous advances being made in understanding the basic science of both the structure and function of botulinum neurotoxins. This knowledge is opening up opportunities in regard to both therapeutic uses and treatment and protection options for civil and bio-defense applications. This volume fully evaluates the status of neurotoxin research and exploitation with a focus on clinical application. The book is a multi-authored collection of chapters written by the leading authorities responsible for the current scientific and clinical research that is advancing the understanding and exploitation of the neurotoxins and is both up to date and authoritative.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Overview and History of Botulinum Neurotoxin Research

    Foster, Keith A.

    Pages 1-7

  • Pharmacology of Botulinum Neurotoxins: Exploitation of Their Multifunctional Activities as Transmitter Release Inhibitors and Neuron-Targeted Delivery Vehicles

    Dolly, J. O. (et al.)

    Pages 9-33

  • Absorption and Transport of Botulinum Neurotoxins

    Popoff, Michel R. (et al.)

    Pages 35-68

  • The Botulinum Neurotoxin Complex and the Role of Ancillary Proteins

    Singh, Bal Ram (et al.)

    Pages 69-101

  • Neurotoxin Structure

    Swaminathan, Subramanyam

    Pages 103-127

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eBook $189.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Molecular Aspects of Botulinum Neurotoxin
Editors
  • Keith Alan Foster
Series Title
Current Topics in Neurotoxicity
Series Volume
4
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-9454-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-9454-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-9453-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-5179-6
Series ISSN
2363-9563
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 345
Number of Illustrations and Tables
7 b/w illustrations, 33 illustrations in colour
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