By Michael Aschner, Lucio G. Costa
Providing the most recent examine in glial mobile functionality gleaned from new strategies in imaging and molecular biology, The function of Glia in Neurotoxicity, moment version covers a number of features of glial cells, together with morphology, body structure, pharmacology, biochemistry, pathology, and their involvement within the pathophysiology of neurological ailments. The publication is established to check the interactions among glial cells and neurons in the course of improvement, maturity, and senescence, by way of particular examples of without delay mediated glial neurotoxicity. The ebook additionally covers miscellaneous themes in glial physiology/biochemistry resembling signaling and edema. The publication contains insurance of advances in our wisdom and knowing of glial body structure and biochemistry. realize what is new within the moment Edition:Neuronal-glia metabolic interactionsNeuronal-glia interactions (glutamate homeostasis)Zinc transporters in gliaEnergy deprivation/mitochondrial disorder - precise astrocyte susceptibilitiesAstrocytes and MPTP neurotoxicityAstroglia and foodstuff toxinsCurrent knowing of the significance of glia has brought on a increase in released info. but whereas a few of the released textbooks are multifaceted and multidisciplinary, none contains the position of glia in neurotoxicity. Written by way of leaders within the box of glial examine, this article fills this lacking hole within the literature. Broader in scope than the 1st version, together with contributions from the world over recognized researchers, this is often nonetheless the single publication devoted to exploring the position of glial cells in mediating neurotoxicology.FeaturesSummarizes the most recent study in glial mobilephone functionality gleaned from new strategies in imaging and molecular biologyContains tables and figures that offer you quickly and simple entry to specific dataIncludes a modern precis of literature that places info invaluable for furnish submissions at your fingertipsFeatures new chapters protecting metabolic interactions, glutamate homeostasis, transporters, power deprivation/mitochondrial disorder, astrocytes, and nutrients pollutants Explores the function of glial cells in mediating neurotoxicity and accommodates details on particular results of many compounds
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