Current Topics in Neurotoxicity

Clinical Applications of Botulinum Neurotoxin

Editors: Foster, Keith Alan (Ed.)

  • Features chapters from the leading authorities in the field of neurotoxins
  • Explores the clinical applications of botulinum neurotoxin and describes future therapeutic opportunities
  • Useful to researchers and clinicians in neuroscience, 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. 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 (7 chapters)

  • Overview and History of Botulinum Neurotoxin Clinical Exploitation

    Foster, Keith A.

    Pages 1-5

  • Botulinum Toxin as a Clinical Product: Manufacture and Pharmacology

    Pickett, Andy

    Pages 7-49

  • Clinical Use of Botulinum Neurotoxin: Neuromuscular Disorders

    Guidubaldi, Arianna (et al.)

    Pages 51-93

  • Clinical Use of Botulinum Neurotoxin: Autonomic Conditions

    Dressler, Dirk

    Pages 95-121

  • Clinical Use of Botulinum Neurotoxin: Urogenital Disorders Including Overactive Bladder

    Gomelsky, Alex (et al.)

    Pages 123-152

Buy this book

eBook $159.00
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-0260-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $209.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-5598-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Clinical Applications of Botulinum Neurotoxin
Editors
  • Keith Alan Foster
Series Title
Current Topics in Neurotoxicity
Series Volume
5
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-0261-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-0261-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-0260-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-5598-5
Series ISSN
2363-9563
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 196
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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