The Biology of Alcohol Problems: Proceedings of the Seventh Congress of the International Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism, Australia, June 1994

Overview

The Seventh International ISBRA Congress attracted over 400 delegates from 32 countries worldwide to Australia in June 1994. The Congress included a number of plenary lectures, comprising reviews and updates in areas of current interest to alcohol researchers, and specialised symposia covering a wide range of preclinical and clinical topics from molecular biology to clinical aspects of alcohol problems. The present volume includes the plenary lectures given at the Congress and papers based on the symposium ...
See more details below
Available through our Marketplace sellers.
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (1) from $150.00   
  • Used (1) from $150.00   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$150.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(58)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Good
1996 Hardcover Good Minimal edge and shelf wear, corners slightly bent 005 Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes ... supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Dallas, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by
Sending request ...

Overview

The Seventh International ISBRA Congress attracted over 400 delegates from 32 countries worldwide to Australia in June 1994. The Congress included a number of plenary lectures, comprising reviews and updates in areas of current interest to alcohol researchers, and specialised symposia covering a wide range of preclinical and clinical topics from molecular biology to clinical aspects of alcohol problems. The present volume includes the plenary lectures given at the Congress and papers based on the symposium presentations. The material is fully referenced and represents a thoroughly up-to-date account of the main areas in which alcohol research is developing.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780080425283
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
  • Publication date: 1/28/1996
  • Pages: 586

Table of Contents

Section headings and selected papers: The 1994 Isaacson Award Lecture. A prospective study of sons of alcoholics (M.A. Schuckit). Genetic Studies. Genetic analysis of a complex disease (O. Mayo). Polymorphisms of ethanol metabolizing enzyme genes and alcoholism (S. Higuchi). ADH and ALDH genotypes in relation to alcohol metabolic rate and sensitivity (J.B. Whitfield). Gene expression during ethanol withdrawal (P. Wilce et al.). Alcohol Metabolism. Alcohol dehydrogenase: enzymology and metabolism (S.-J. Yin). First pass metabolism of ethanol (C.S. Lieber et al.). The Neuroscience of Alcoholism. Cerebral GABA receptors (K. Kuriyama). An introduction to alcohol-induced brain damage and its causes (C. Harper, J. Kril). Organ Damage. Pathological spectrum of alcoholic liver disease (P. de la M. Hall). Evaluation of etiological hypotheses and a study of early lesions in alcoholic pancreatitis (C.S. Pitchumoni). Regulation of neurogenesis in the embryonic and adult brain by fibroblast growth factors (P.F. Bartlett et al.). Contemporary concepts of immunological function (I.R. MacKay). Clinical Aspects of Alcoholism. DSM-IV: was it worth all the fuss? (M.A. Schuckit). Alcohol dependence and schizophrenia: what are the interrelationships? (M. Soyka). The use of 5-hydroxytryptophol as an alcohol intake marker (A. Helander et al.). Biobehavioural basis of pharmacologic treatment of alcohol dependence (E.M. Sellers). Alcohol and indigenous populations (H.-G. Hwu, J. Currie). Subject index. Author index.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)