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Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences

Neuroinflammation and Schizophrenia

Editors: Khandaker, Golam, Meyer, Urs, Jones, Peter B. (Eds.)

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  • Provides a comprehensive summary of the scientific evidence regarding the role of immune system in the pathogenesis and treatment of schizophrenia and related psychoses
  • Covers both basic science and clinical research
  • Supplies valuable recommendations for clinical practice and testable hypotheses for future research
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This book provides a comprehensive summary of the cutting edge scientific evidence regarding the role of immune system in the pathogenesis and treatment of schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders. It illustrates the role of inflammation and immunity in schizophrenia drawing on both basic science and clinical research. The chapters provide up-to-date summaries of immunological risk factors for schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders, and underlying mechanisms as informed by neuroimaging, genetic, clinical and animal experimental studies. In addition, the book will illuminate the scope for immunological treatment for schizophrenia. 

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • A Brief History of Immunological Research into Psychosis and Pathways for Immune Influence of the Brain

    Pages 1-8

    Müller, Norbert

  • Basic Concept of Microglia Biology and Neuroinflammation in Relation to Psychiatry

    Pages 9-34

    Mattei, Daniele (et al.)

  • Epidemiological Studies of Prenatal and Childhood Infection and Schizophrenia

    Pages 35-47

    Karlsson, Håkan (et al.)

  • Cytokines, Oxidative Stress and Cellular Markers of Inflammation in Schizophrenia

    Pages 49-66

    Upthegrove, Rachel (et al.)

  • From Infection to the Microbiome: An Evolving Role of Microbes in Schizophrenia

    Pages 67-84

    Severance, Emily G. (et al.)

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eBook $129.00
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  • Due: 22 de enero de 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-39141-6
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover $169.99
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  • Due: 23 de enero de 2020
  • ISBN 978-3-030-39140-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Neuroinflammation and Schizophrenia
Editors
  • Golam Khandaker
  • Urs Meyer
  • Peter B. Jones
Series Title
Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences
Series Volume
44
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-39141-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-39141-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-39140-9
Series ISSN
1866-3370
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 244
Number of Illustrations
2 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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