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CNS neurotransmitters and neuromodulators

neuroactive steroids

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steroid hormones -- Physiological effect.,
  • Neurohormones.,
  • Neurotransmitters.,
  • Steroids -- physiology.,
  • Neurotransmitters -- physiology.,
  • Central Nervous System -- physiology.,
  • Steroids -- pharmacology.,
  • Receptors, Steroid -- physiology.,
  • Receptors, Neurotransmitter -- physiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesNeuroactive steroids, Central nervous system neuotransmitters and neuromodulators
    Statementedited by Trevor W. Stone.
    ContributionsStone, T. W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP572.S7 C67 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL809592M
    ISBN 100849376335
    LC Control Number95046396

    Neurotransmitters and neuromodulators in the basal ganglia Ann M. Graybiel Ann M. Graybiel is at the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA , USA. The basal ganglia have become a focus for work on neurotransmitter interactions in the brain. Neuromodulators are the substances released to change the cellular or synaptic properties of neurons and alter the signal transmission that happens through is the key difference between neurotransmitter and neuromodulator.

    CNS Neurotransmitters most of the diversity is in the CNS, esp the brain several hundred neurotransmitters & neuromodulators have been identified so far many hormones act as neurotransmitters in the brain a variety of different chemicals have been found to act as neurotransmitters in the CNS: 1. acetylcholine 2. proteins & peptides 3. amino.   Immunohistochemistry against neurotransmitters, neuromodulators, and neurohormones is widely used to analyze the ontogeny of neurons in the emerging brain of several crustacean species and to date represents one of the most powerful approaches to analyze aspects of brain development in this group of : Steffen Harzsch, Caroline Viertel.

      Key neurotransmitters. The first neurotransmitter to be discovered was a small molecule called acetylcholine. It plays a major role in the peripheral nervous system, where it is released by motor neurons and neurons of the autonomic nervous system. It also plays an important role in the central nervous system in maintaining cognitive function. Receptors are the functional units of action for neurotransmitters, hormones, and drugs. Brain cells are well-protected, self-contained units. The plasma membrane separates the intracellular space from the extracellular space, isolating the cellular machinery from environmental (extracellular) : Cynthia L. Darlington.


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A complete update of the highly acclaimed handbook with data on all neurotransmitters and the majority of neuromodulators.

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Chemical Synapse- the action potential from the presynaptic neuron may or may not release enough neurotransmitters to bring the postsynaptic cell to threshold.

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This large range of influence contrasts with neurotransmitters, which has only one presynaptic neuron directly influencing a single postsynaptic neuron connected to it.

Neuromodulators • Some chemicals released by neurons have little or no direct effects on their own but can modify the effects of neurotransmitters. These chemicals are called neuromodulators. • Neurotransmitters and neuromodulators can be divided into two major categories: small-molecule transmitters and large-molecule transmitters.

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