Neurotransmitter Interactions and Cognitive Function

Neurotransmitter Interactions and Cognitive Function

by Edward D. Levin (Editor)

Hardcover(2006)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783764377717
Publisher: Birkh�user Basel
Publication date: 10/19/2006
Series: Experientia Supplementum , #98
Edition description: 2006
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1 Interactions among Neurotransmitters: Their Importance to the “Integrated Organism”.- 2 The Cholinergic Basal Forebrain and its Telencephalic Targets: Interrelations and Implications for Cognitive Function.- 3 Synaptic Organization of Basal Forebrain Cholinergic Projection Neurons.- 4 Functional Pharmacology of Basal Forebrain Dopamine.- 5 Cholinergic/Noradrenergic Interactions and Memory.- 6 The Role of the Noradrenergic System in Higher Cerebral Functions—Experimental Studies About the Effects of Noradrenergic Modulation on Electrophysiology and Behavior.- 7 Septal Noradrenergic and Glutamatergic Influences on Hippocampal Cholinergic Activity in Relation to Spatial Learning and Memory in Mice.- 8 Neurotransmitter Interactions and Responsivity to Cholinomimetic Agents.- 9 The Importance of D1 and D2 Interactions with Nicotinic and Muscarinic Systems for Working Memory Function.- 10 Neurotransmitter Systems in Hippocampus and Prelimbic Cortex, Dopamine-Acetylcholine Interactions in Hippocampus, and Memory in the Rat.- 11 Nicotinic-Muscarinic Interactions in Cognitive Function.- 12 The Influence of Neurotensin upon Cholinergic Function.- 13 Serotonin Influences on Cholinergic Function: Possible Interactions in Learning and Memory.- 14 The Contribution of the Serotonergic Innervation of the Hippocampus to the Effects of Combined Cholinergic/Serotonergic Deficits.- 15 Overlapping Neural Substrates Underlying Defense Reactions, Aversive Memory, and Convulsive Behavior.- 16 Potentiation of the Effects of Antimuscarinic Drugs on Behavior by Serotonin Depletion: Specificity and Relation to Learning and Memory.- 17 Interactions of Neurotransmitters and Neuroanatomy: It’s Not What You Do, It’s the Place that You Do It.- 18 Intraseptal GABAergic Infusions Disrupt Memory in the Rat: Method and Mechanisms.- 19 Working Memory and Cholinergic Autoregulation in the Medial Septal Area.- 20 Modulation of Memory by Benzodiazepine-Acetylcholine Interactions.- 21 Cognition Enhancement Based on GABA-Cholinergic Interactions.- 22 Transmitter Interactions and Cognitive Function: Appreciation of the Concert.

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