Gap Junctions in the Brain: Physiological and Pathological Roles

Gap Junctions in the Brain: Physiological and Pathological Roles

by Ekrem Dere

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780124159273
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 12/12/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
File size: 9 MB

About the Author

Ekrem Dere is full professor for the Pathophysiology of Cerebral Aging at the Pierre et Marie Curie University in Paris, France. His former team at the University in Düsseldorf, Germany, has provided the first behavioral evidence demonstrating that gap junctions in the brain play an important role in various behavioral processes.

Table of Contents

Section I: Physiology of gap junctions in the brain

Section II: Gap junctions between astrocytes, neurons, and glia-neuron interactions

Section III: The role of gap junctions in brain development, neurogenesis and synaptic plasticity

Section IV: Gap junctions and neuronal synchronization

Section V: Gap junctions and neurological and neuropsychiatric diseases

Section VI: Gap junctions and behavior

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