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Chemistry of synaptic transmission, essays and sources [by] Zach W. Hall, John G. Hildebrand [and] Edward A. Kravitz.

; Hildebrand, John G., 1942- compiler ; Kravitz, Edward A. (Edward Arthur), 1932- compiler
Newton, Mass., Chiron Press [1974] .
ISBN 9780913462034, 0913462039

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Other Authors Hildebrand, John G., 1942-
Kravitz, Edward A. 1932-
Subjects Neural transmission.
Neurochemistry -- Essays.
Synapses -- Essays.
Synaptic Transmission -- Essays.
Description xvi, 615 pages illustrations 25 cm
Copyright Date [1974]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Chapter 1. History -- On the action of adrenalin / T.R. Elliot (1904) -- Release of acetylcholine at voluntary motor nerve endings / H.H. Dale, W. Feldberg, and M. Vogt (1936) -- Acetylcholine in mammalian neuromuscular transmission / K. Krnjevic and R. Miledi (1958) -- The release of acetylcholine in the isolated rat diaphragm / K. Krnjevic and J.F. Mitchell (1961) -- Chapter 2. Acetylcholine: storage and metabolism -- Acetylcholine metabolism of a sympathetic ganglion / R.I. Birks and F.C. MacIntosh (1961) -- The separation of synaptic vesicles from nerve-ending particles ('synaptosomes') / V.P. Whittaker, I.A. Michaelson, and R.J.A. Kirkland (1964) -- Chapter 3. Catecholamines -- The specific action of L-DOPA decarboxylase / H. Blaschko (1939) -- Selective release of newly synthesized norepinephrine from the cat spleen during sympathetic nerve stimulation / I.J. Kopin [and others] (1968) -- The effect of nerve stimulation on the synthesis and metabolism of norepinephrine is the isolated guinea-pig hypogastric nerve-vas deferens preparation / N. Weiner and M. Rabadjija (1968) -- Subcellular fractionation of splenic nerve: ATP, chromogranin A and dopamine [beta]-hydroxylase in noradrenergic vesicles / W.P. De Potter, A.D. Smith, and A.F. De Schaepdryver (1970) -- Chapter 4. Gamma-aminobutyric acid -- Gamma-aminobutyric acid and other blocking compounds in Crustacea: their relative concentrations in separated motor and inhibitory axons / E.A. Kravitz, S.W. Kuffler, and D.D. Potter (1963) -- Physiological and chemical architecture of a lobster ganglion with particular reference to gamma-aminobutyrate and glutamate / M. Otsuka, E.A. Kravitz, and D.D. Potter (1967) -- The metabolism of gamma-aminobutyric acid in the lobster nervous system: enzymes in single excitatory and inhibitory axons / Z.W. Hall, M.D. Bownds, and E.A. Kravitz (1970) -- Chapter 5. Transmitter release -- Evidence that the secreting adrenal chromaffin cell releases catecholamines directly from the ATP-rich granules / W.W. Douglas and A.M. Poisner (1966) -- Secretion from the adrenal medulla: biochemical evidence for exocytosis / F.H. Schneider, A.D. Smith, and H. Winkler (1967) -- Tetrodotoxin-resistant electric activity in presynaptic terminals / B. Katz and R. Miledi (1969) -- Release of dopamine [beta]-hydroxylase and chromogranin A upon stimulation of the splenic nerve / A.D. Smith [and others] (1970) -- Depletion of vesicles from frog neuromuscular junctions by prolonged tetanic stimulation / B. Ceccarelli, W.P. Hurlbut, and A. Mauro (1972) -- Chapter 6. Transmitter removal -- The interaction between edrophonium (tensilon) and acetylcholine at the motor end-plate / B. Katz and S. Thesleff (1957) -- Localizing tritiated norepinephrine in sympathetic axons by electron microscopic autoradiography / D.E. Wolfe [and others] (1962) -- Localization of the site of [gamma]-aminobutyric acid (GABA) uptake in lobster nerve-muscle preparations / P.M. Orkand and E.A. Kravitz (1971) -- Chapter 7. Acetylcholine receptor -- A study of "desensitization" produced by acetylcholine at the motor end-plate / B. Katz and S. Thesleff (1957) -- Further observations on "acetylcholine noise" / B. Katz and R. Miledi (1971) -- In vitro excitation of purified membrane fragments by cholinergic agonists: pharmalogical properties of the excitable membrane fragments / M. Kasai and J.-P. Changeux (1971) -- Affinity labeling of the acetylcholine receptor in the electroplax: electrophoretic separation in sodium dodecyl sulfate / M.J. Reiter [and others] -- Chapter 8. Axonal transport -- Experiments on the mechanism of nerve growth / P. Weiss and H.B. Hiscoe (1948) -- Axonal migration of proteins in the central nervous system and peripheral nerves as shown by autoradiography / B. Droz and C.P. LeBlond (1963) -- Proximodistal transport of [¹⁴C] noradrenaline and protein in sympathetic nerves / B.G. Livett, L.B. Geffen, and L. Austin (1968) -- Studies on the translocation of noradrenaline-containing vesicles in postganglionic sympathetic neurones in vitro: inhibition of movement by colchicine and vinblastine and evidence for the involvement of axonal microtubules / P. Banks [and others] (1971) -- Chapter 9. Transmitters in the central nervous system -- Release of [gamma]-aminobutyric acid into the fourth ventricle induced by stimulation of the cat's cerebellum / K. Obata and K. Takeda (1969) -- Further study on pharmacological properties of the cerebellar-induced inhibition of Deiters neurons / K. Obata, K. Takeda, and H. Shinozaki (1970) -- Measurement of [gamma]-aminobutyric acid in isolated nerve cells of cat central nervous system / M. Otsuka [and others] -- Chapter 10. Neurons in vitro -- Establishment of functional clonal lines of neurons from mouse neuroblastoma / G. Augusti-Tocco and G. Sato (1969) -- Synapse formation between dissociated nerve and muscle cells in low density cell cultures / G.D. Fischbach (1972) -- Chapter 11. Cyclic AMP -- Studies on norepinephrine-containing afferents to Purkinje cells of rat cerebellum: evidence for mediation of norepinephrine effects by cyclic 3',5'-adenosine monophosphate / G.R. Siggins, B.J. Hoffer, and F.E. Bloom (1971) -- Adenosine 3',5'-monophosphate in nervous tissue: increase associated with synaptic transmission / D.A. McAfee, M. Schorderet, and P. Greengard (1971) -- Dopamine-sensitive adenyl cyclase: possible role in synaptic transmission / J.W. Kebabian and P. Greengard -- Adenosine 3',5'-monophosphate: electrophysiological evidence for a role in synaptic transmission / D.A. McAfee and P. Greengard (1972) -- List of chemical structures.
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