Neurotrophic Factors, Hardback Book


This book provides critical reviews of the role of neurotrophins and their receptors in a wide variety of diseases including neurodegenerative diseases like Huntington's syndrome, cognitive function, psychiatric disorders such as clinical depression, Rett syndrome, motoneurone disease, spinal cord injury, pain, metabolic disease and cardiovascular disease.

It also contains contributions from leaders in the field dealing with the basic biology, transcriptional and post-translational regulation of the neurotrophins and their receptors.

The present book will review all recent areas of progress in the study of neurotrophins and their biological roles.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 520 pages, 27 Illustrations, color; 10 Illustrations, black and white; VIII, 520 p. 37 illus., 27 il
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Neurology & clinical neurophysiology
  • ISBN: 9783642451058



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