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Main Title Principles of neurotoxicology
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Chang, Louis W.
Publisher M. Dekker,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 29954346
ISBN 0824788362 (alk. paper)
Subjects Neurotoxicology ; Nervous System Diseases--chemically induced ; Behavior--drug effects ; Central Nervous System--drug effects ; Embryo and Fetal Development--drug effects ; Peripheral Nervous System--drug effects
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  RC347.5.P75 1994 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 04/16/2004
Collation xviii, 800 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Neurotoxicology of the central nervous system -- Introductory overview / Louis W. Chang -- Introduction to basic principles of neurocytology and general concepts on neurotoxicopathology / Louis W. Chang -- Blood-brain and blood-nerve barriers and their relationships to neurotoxicity / Jean M. Jacobs -- Receptors and neurotransmitters in neurotoxicity / Jerry M. Farley and Ing K. Ho -- Role of glia in central nervous system induced injuries / Michael Aschner, Judy L. Aschner and Harold K. Kimelberg -- Neurotoxicology of the peripheral nervous system -- Introductory overview / Louis W. Chang and Mohamed B. Abou-Donia -- Models of axonal transport: application to understanding certain neuropathies / Jacob J. Blum and Michael C. Reed -- Axonopathy / Ram P. Gupta and Mohamed B. Abou-Donia -- Involvement of cytoskeletal proteins in chemically induced neuropathies / Mohamed B. Abou-Donia and Ram P. Gupta -- Toxicant-induced demyelinating neuropathy / Thomas W. Bouldin and Jeffry F. Goodrum -- Schwann cell-axon interactions: implications for neurotoxic mechanisms / Richard M. LoPachin and Ellen J. Lehning. (cont) Neuromuscular junction as a target for toxicity / William D. Atchison and John M. Spitsbergen -- Behavioral neurotoxicology -- Introductory overview / Hugh A. Tilson -- Neurotoxicant-induced changes in schedule-controlled behavior / Deborah A. Cory-Slechta -- Assessment of auditory dysfunction / Gordon T. Pryor -- Assessment of chemically induced alterations in motor function / Mary Jeanne Kallman and Stephen C. Fowler -- Conceptual and procedural issues concerning the neurotoxicological assessment of learning and memory processes / Charles F. Mactutus -- Behavioral toxicology: from the lab to the natural environment / Hugh L. Evans and Stephen A. Daniel -- Biochemical and molecular neurotoxicology -- Introductory overview / Stephen G. Bondy -- Cell signaling and neurotoxic events / Lucio G. Costa -- Excitotoxicity / John W. Olney -- Use of neurotoxins to model neurological diseases / Thomas J. Walsh ... {et al.} -- Molecular neurotoxicology / Melvin L. Billingsley and James P. O'Callaghan -- Induction of oxidative stress in the brain by neurotoxic agents / Stephen C. Bondy. (cont) Biochemical and molecular bases of myelinopathy / Pierre Morell -- Role of ion channels in neurotoxicity / Toshio Narahashi -- Developmental neurotoxicology -- Introductory overview / William Slikker, Jr. -- Placental transfer and pharmacokinetics of developmental neurotoxicants / William Slikker, Jr. -- Events in central nervous system development as the bases for susceptibility to neurotoxicity / Pat Levitt and E. Hazel Murphy -- Concepts on cell adhesion molecules and their possible roles in neurotoxicity / Laura A. Lagunowich -- Interspecies comparison of the evaluation of cognitive developmental effects of neurotoxicants in primates / Merle G. Paule and Jane Adams -- Behavioral and functional ontogeny: biomarkers of neurotoxicity / Charles V. Vorhees -- Delayed neurotoxicity: a silent toxicity / Bernard Weiss and Kenneth Reuhl.