Taurine 3

Cellular and Regulatory Mechanisms

  • Stephen Schaffer
  • John B. Lombardini
  • Ryan J. Huxtable

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 442)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Metabolism of Taurine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Silvestro Dupré, Alessandra Spirito, Kazunori Sugahara, Hiroyuki Kodama
      Pages 3-8
    3. Silvestro Dupré, Alberto Macone, Roberta Masella, Daniela Modesti, Claudio Giovannini, Alfredo Cantafora
      Pages 9-15
    4. Silvestro Dupré, Mara Costa, Alessandra Spirito, Giuseppina Pitari, Paola Rossi, Fernanda Amicarelli
      Pages 17-23
    5. Marcel Tappaz, Isabelle Reymond, Marc Bitoun, Alain Sergeant
      Pages 25-32
  3. Taurine and the Liver and Pancreas

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Julián Bustamante, Francisco J. Alonso, María V. T. Lobo, Elena Giné, Jorge Tamarit-Rodriguez, José M. Solís et al.
      Pages 65-69
    3. Y. Sun, S. J. Hasal, C. C. Yan, K. Brendel, R. J. Huxtable
      Pages 71-77
    4. Steve J. Hasal, Yun Sun, Chong Chao Yan, Klaus Brendel, Ryan J. Huxtable
      Pages 79-83
  4. Taurine in Muscle and the Cardiovascular System

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Annamaria De Luca, Sabata Pierno, Claudia Camerino, Ryan J. Huxtable, Diana Conte Camerino
      Pages 115-119
    3. Kyoko Takahahsi, Mitsuhiro Azuma, Akemichi Baba, Stephen Schaffer, Junichi Azuma
      Pages 129-135
    4. Stephen W. Schaffer, Cherry Ballard-Croft, Kyoko Takahashi, Junichi Azuma
      Pages 145-152
  5. Antioxidant and Anti-Ischemic Actions of Taurine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Ralph Dawson Jr., Elisa Tang, Debbie Shih, Hunter Hern, Ming Hu, Deron Baker et al.
      Pages 155-162
    3. C. Kim, J.-K. Chung, J. M. Jeong, Y. S. Chang, Y. J. Lee, Y. J. Kim et al.
      Pages 169-176
    4. Eunkyue Park, James Alberti, Michael R. Quinn, Georgia Schuller-Levis
      Pages 177-182
    5. Christoph Licht, Eckhard Kriegesmann, Thomas Minor, Peter Wingenfeld, Wolf Isselhard, Dietrich Volker Michalk
      Pages 201-206
  6. Osmotic Actions of Taurine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207
    2. H. Pasantes-Morales, O. Quesada, J. Morán
      Pages 209-217
    3. James E. Olson, Robert W. Putnam, Julie A. Evers, Nicholas Munoz
      Pages 229-235
  7. Transport and General Studies on Taurine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 245-245
    2. E. Trenkner, A. El Idrissi, R. Dumas, A. Rabe
      Pages 277-284
    3. Hideki Mochizuki, Hiroaki Oda, Hidehiko Yokogoshi
      Pages 285-290
    4. Miwon Son, Jun Il Ko, Won Bae Kim, Hee Kyoung Kang, Byong Kak Kim
      Pages 291-298
    5. Vasilios Theofanopoulos, Cesar A. Lau-Cam
      Pages 309-318
  8. Taurine and the Central Nervous System I: The Brain

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 327-327
    2. Kinya Kuriyama, Tsuneichi Hashimoto
      Pages 329-337
    3. Jang-Yen Wu, Xiao Wen Tang, John V. Schloss, Morris D. Faiman
      Pages 339-345

About this book


Oxidation biochemistry chemistry medicine metabolism nutrition tissue transport

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen Schaffer
    • 1
  • John B. Lombardini
    • 2
  • Ryan J. Huxtable
    • 3
  1. 1.University of South Alabama School of MedicineMobileUSA
  2. 2.Texas Tech University Health Sciences CenterLubbockUSA
  3. 3.University of Arizona College of MedicineTucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-0119-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-0117-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
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