Proceedings of the Taniguchi Symposia on Brain Sciences, Volume 7: Transmembrane Signaling and Sensation

1st Edition

Oosawa, Yoshioka, Hayashi

CRC Press
Published December 1, 1984
Reference - 268 Pages
ISBN 9789067640411 - CAT# K15738

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

was $200.00

USD$160.00

SAVE ~$40.00

Currently out of stock
Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!

Summary

This book contains papers which discuss many different stimulus--response systems ranging from those in bacteria and paramecia to those in insects and mammals. Emphasis is placed on the identification and characterization of receptor molecules, physical properties of channel molecules, physical and chemical changes in receptors, channels and other structures after stimuli, and the molecular events in the sequential response, excitation, adaptation and learning phases. Use is made throughout of both traditional and new techniques in electrophysiology, biochemistry, genetics and ultrastructural analysis. By covering a wide range of stimulus--response systems the book invites comparison between systems and generates discussion about common principles underlying information reception, transduction and response.

Instructors

We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title