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Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Vol. 164

  • Bernd Nilius
  • Susan G. Amara
  • Roland Lill
  • Stefan Offermanns
  • Thomas Gudermann
  • Ole H. Petersen
  • Reinhard Jahn
  • Written by leading experts in the fields

  • Provides current and comprehensive view on topics of special interest in the field

  • Each author is an international, well-respected expert in their particular area of physiology or rather pharmacology research ?


Part of the Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology book series (REVIEWS, volume 164)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Bernd Nilius, Giovanni Appendino
    Pages 1-76
  3. Takafumi Hara, Ikuo Kimura, Daisuke Inoue, Atsuhiko Ichimura, Akira Hirasawa
    Pages 77-116

About this book


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Editors and affiliations

  • Bernd Nilius
    • 1
  • Susan G. Amara
    • 2
  • Roland Lill
    • 3
  • Stefan Offermanns
    • 4
  • Thomas Gudermann
    • 5
  • Ole H. Petersen
    • 6
  • Reinhard Jahn
    • 7
  1. 1.Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Lab. FysiologieLeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Deptartment of Neurobiology Biomedical Science Tower 3University of Pittsburgh School of MedicinePittsburghUSA
  3. 3.ZytopathologieUniversität Marburg Inst. Zytobiologie undMarburgGermany
  4. 4.Abteilung IIMax-Planck-Institut für Herz- und LungenBad NauheimGermany
  5. 5.Walther-Straub-Institut für PharmakologiLudwig-Maximilians-Universität München Medizinische FakultätMünchenGermany
  6. 6.Cardiff University School of BiosciencesCardiffUnited Kingdom
  7. 7.ChemistryMax-Planck-Institute for BiophysicalGöttingenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Vol. 164
  • Editors Bernd Nilius
    Susan G. Amara
    Roland Lill
    Stefan Offermanns
    Thomas Gudermann
    Ole H. Petersen
    Reinhard Jahn
  • Series Title Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Reviews of Physiology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-00995-7
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-34649-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-00996-4
  • Series ISSN 0303-4240
  • Series E-ISSN 1617-5786
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages V, 116
  • Number of Illustrations 2 b/w illustrations, 14 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Human Physiology
    Metabolic Diseases
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