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Pharmacological Sciences: Perspectives for Research and Therapy in the Late 1990s

  • A. Claudio Cuello
  • Brian Collier

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. Drug Receptors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Shigetada Nakanishi
      Pages 3-9
    3. Graham A. R. Johnston
      Pages 11-16
    4. William Rostene, Gérard Le Fur
      Pages 29-36
    5. Pieter B. M. W. M. Timmermans, Tadishi Inagami, Juan M. Saavedra, Raymond Ardaillou, Charles R. Rosenfeld, Frederick A. O. Mendelsohn
      Pages 37-58
    6. Palmer Taylor, Elliott M. Ross, Paul B. Sigler, Brian D. Sykes
      Pages 59-63
  3. Signal Transduction

  4. Pharmacology of Ion Channels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Théophile Godfraind, Jeffrey Atkinson
      Pages 107-115
    3. Jan D. Huizinga, Casey Van Breemen, Kenton M. Sanders, Ryuji Inoue, Paul A. Cann, Theophile Godfraind et al.
      Pages 117-127
    4. Gillian Edwards, Icilio Cavero, Gregory J. Kaczorowski, Olaf Pongs, Uli Quast, Norio Taira et al.
      Pages 129-141
  5. Drug Metabolism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-143
    2. Urs A. Meyer, Frank J. Gonzalez, F. Peter Guengerich, Michael E. McManus, Kyo-Ichiro Okuda
      Pages 153-159
    3. Peter I. Mackenzie, M. W. Anders, Yasushi Yamazoe, Richard M. Weinshilboum, Kathleen M. Knights, John Caldwell
      Pages 161-168
    4. T. Inaba, G. Alvan, Y. Yamazoe, S. M. F. de Morais, J. A. Goldstein, G. T. Tucker et al.
      Pages 169-175
    5. Chung S. Yang, Peter G. Welling, Grant R. Wilkinson, David G. Bailey, Charles S. Lieber
      Pages 177-185
  6. Neuropharmacology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Philip M. Beart, Peter D. Suzdak, Joel G. Bockaert, Stephen F. Heinemann, David Lodge
      Pages 209-218
    3. N. G. Bowery, K. Kuriyama, J. Lambert, R. W. Olsen, T. G. Smart
      Pages 219-229
    4. Pramod R. Saxena, David E. Clarke, Anthony P. D. W. Ford, Daniel Hoyer, Ewan J. Mylecharane, Michael B. Tyers et al.
      Pages 231-240
    5. A. Claudio Cuello, Hans Thoenen
      Pages 241-254
    6. Domenico E. Pellegrini-Giampietro, Flavio Moroni
      Pages 255-264
    7. Jan M. van Ree, George F. Koob, Guy A. Higgins, Claudio A. Naranjo, Edwin E. Zvartau
      Pages 273-279
    8. J.-M. Trifaró, A. G. García
      Pages 281-292
  7. Purines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 293-293
    2. Thomas D. White, J. A. Ribeiro, Frances A. Edwards, Bertil B. Fredholm, John W. Phillis
      Pages 295-302
    3. Trevor W. Stone, Michael G. Collis, Michael Williams, Leonard P. Miller, Akira Karasawa, D. Hillaire-Buys
      Pages 303-309
  8. Cardiovascular Pharmacology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 311-311
    2. Timothy D. Warner, Michael J. Dunn, Sadao K. Kimura, Duncan J. Stewart, Masashi Yanagisawa, Tomoh Masaki et al.
      Pages 313-318
    3. Rodolfo Paoletti, Maurizio R. Soma
      Pages 319-325
    4. P. A. van Zwieten, J. de Champlain
      Pages 327-333
  9. Nitric Oxide

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 345-345
    2. S. Moncada, E. A. Higgs
      Pages 347-353
    3. Michael J. Rand, Chun Guang Li
      Pages 355-362
  10. Endocrine Pharmacology and Immunopharmacology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 363-363
    2. Paul A. Kelly, J. Edwin Blalock, George P. Chrousos, Li Yu-Lee, Vincent Geenen
      Pages 365-372
    3. Alberto Mantovani, Roland Mertelsman, Hans Schreiber, Marc Feldmann, Enrico Mihich
      Pages 373-380
    4. Oliver Press, John Wijdenes, Martin J. Glennie, Kenneth D. Bagshawe
      Pages 381-389
  11. The Pharmacology of Gene Expression

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 391-391

About this book

Introduction

This volume arose from the scientific program of the XIIth International Congress of Pharmacology, held in Montreal, Canada, July 24-29, 1994. The scientific program included plenary lectures and symposia, in addition to poster presentations and colloquia. The abstracts of the Congress presentations were published as .supplement 1 of volume 72 by the Cana­ dian Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology. The Congress organizers sought a more expansive treatment of the Congress proceedings and appointed Dr. A. Claudio Cuello to coordinate preparation of the present volume; Dr. Brian Collier was chair of the scientific program committee and, thus, also collaborated on this work. The objective that we pursued was to produce a volume of reasonable size which would feature all of the plenary lectures and symposia from those authors who agreed to participate. To this end, we solicited mini­ reviews from plenary lecturers and asked symposia organizers to coordi­ nate a single short-review covering the individual topics within their event. Those who accepted this challenge are evident in this volume. We express our gratitude to these authors for doing so, and for exercising considerable ingenuity in completing their task within a reasonable time.

Keywords

biochemistry chemistry pharmacology pharmacy physiology research

Editors and affiliations

  • A. Claudio Cuello
    • 1
  • Brian Collier
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Mclntyre Medical Sciences BuildingMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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