Neuroendocrinology: The Normal Neuroendocrine System

Neuroendocrinology: The Normal Neuroendocrine System

by Elsevier Science

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ISBN-13: 9780444537034
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 05/24/2010
Series: Progress in Brain Research , #181
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 312
File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents

1. Cellular signalling: peptide hormones and growth factors B.I. Posner and S.A. Laporte (Quebec, Canada)

2. Neuroendocrine control of energy homeostasis: update on new insights S.P. Kalra and P.S. Kalra (Florida, US)

3. Reproductive behaviors: new developments in concepts and in molecular mechanisms Z.M. Weil, G. Murakami and D.W. Pfaff (NY, USA)

4. Interactions between the immune and neuroendocrine systems S. Rivest (Quebec, Canada)

5. Physiological roles of the kisspeptin/GPR54 system in the neuroendocrine control of reproduction R. Pineda, E. Aguilar, L. Pinilla and M. Tena-Sempere (Córdoba, Spain)

6. Regulation of complex pulsatile and rhythmic neuroendocrine systems: the male gonadal axis as a prototype J.D. Veldhuis, D.M. Keenan and S.M. Pincus (Minnesota, Virginia and Connecticut, USA)

7. Physiological significance of the rhythmic secretion of hypothalamic and pituitary hormones E.-H. Gan and R. Quinton (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK)

8. Melatonin: a multitasking molecule R.J. Reiter, D.-X. Tan and L. Fuentes-Broto (Texas, USA)

9. Modulation of steroid hormone receptor activity V. Staniši

10. The intracrine sex steroid biosynthesis pathways V. Luu-The and F. Labrie (Quebec, Canada)

11. Steroidogenic enzymes in the brain: morphological aspects G. Pelletier (Quebec, Canada).

12. The multiple roles of estrogens and the enzyme aromatase W.C. Boon, J.D.Y. Chow and E.R. Simpson (Victoria, Australia)

13. ERb in CNS: new roles in development and function X. Fan, H. Xu, M. Warner and J.-Å. Gustafsson (Chongqing, China, Huddinge, Sweden and Texas, USA)

14. Interactions of estradiol and insulin-like growth factor-I signalling in the nervous system: New advances L.M. Garcia-Segura, M.-A. Ar

15. A hormonal contraceptive for men: how close are we? I. Huhtaniemi (London, UK)

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