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Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Vol. 173

  • Bernd Nilius
  • Pieter de Tombe
  • Thomas Gudermann
  • Reinhard Jahn
  • Roland Lill
  • Ole H. Petersen

Part of the Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology book series (REVIEWS, volume 173)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Mohammad Tariqur Rahman, Nazmul Haque, Noor Hayaty Abu Kasim, Marc De Ley
    Pages 41-62
  3. B. M. Fonseca, N. A. Teixeira, G. Correia-da-Silva
    Pages 63-88

About this book


M. T. Rahman, N. Haque, N. H. A. Kassim: Origin, Function and Fate of Metallothionein in Human Blood

L. Ribeiro, P. Bastos, T. Gomes: .Catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT): An Update on its Role in Cancer, Neurological and Cardiovascular Disease.  

B.M. Fonseca, N. Teixeira, G. Correia-da-Silva: Cannabinoids as Modulators of Cell Death: Clinical Applications and Future Directions.  


G-protein-couples receptors tumor-selective cell death metal detoxification metal homeostasis pain processing sleep regulation addictive behavior cell survival oxidative stress

Editors and affiliations

  • Bernd Nilius
    • 1
  • Pieter de Tombe
    • 2
  • Thomas Gudermann
    • 3
  • Reinhard Jahn
    • 4
  • Roland Lill
    • 5
  • Ole H. Petersen
    • 6
  1. 1.KU LeuvenLeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Cardiovascular Research CenterLoyola University ChicagoMaywoodUSA
  3. 3.Walther-Straub-Institut für Pharmakologie und ToxikologieMünchenGermany
  4. 4.Department of NeurobiologyMax-Planck-InstituteGöttingenGermany
  5. 5.Department of CytobiologyUniversity of MarburgMarburgGermany
  6. 6.Cardiff School of BiosciencesCardiff UniversityCardiffUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Vol. 173
  • Editors Bernd Nilius
    Pieter de Tombe
    Thomas Gudermann
    Reinhard Jahn
    Roland Lill
    Ole H. Petersen
  • Series Title Reviews of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Reviews of Physiology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-61366-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-87063-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-61367-3
  • Series ISSN 0303-4240
  • Series E-ISSN 1617-5786
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages V, 88
  • Number of Illustrations 2 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Cancer Research
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