© 1974

Central Nervous System

Studies on Metabolic Regulation and Function

  • E. Genazzani
  • H. Herken

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Biochemical Analysis of Metabolic Pathways

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. H. Kewitz, K. Dross, O. Pleul
      Pages 21-32
    3. K. Lange, K. Keller, H. Kolbe
      Pages 55-62
    4. E. Kvamme, G. Svenneby, I. Aa Torgner
      Pages 63-69
    5. L. Hösli, E. Hösli, P. F. Andrès
      Pages 78-83
    6. G. W. Kreutzberg, P. Schubert
      Pages 84-93
    7. M. Sangiovanni, A. Fossati, G. B. Gervasi, F. Scrollini, S. Ferri, E. Gori
      Pages 115-118
  3. Membrane Function and Neurotransmission

About this book


This book is based on the Symposium "Metabolic Regulation and Functional Activity in the Central Nervous System" which was held on September 16 and 17, 1972, at Saint­ Vincent (Aosta)/Italy, and was sponsored by the Accademia di Medicina di Torino with the scientific cooperation of the Istituto di Farmacologia, Universita di Torino, and the Pharmakologisches Institut der Freien Universitat Berlin. Its purpose was to give a greater number of scientists from different countries an opportunity to report their latest results under a heading concerning general relationships between metabolism and function. We quite deliberately refrained from pursuing the partly heterogenous subjects into details. Thus, the organizers hoped to be able to interest a greater circle of readers for the manifold subjects from various fields dealing with the investigation of metabolic processes in the central nervous system. The discussion remarks to the lectures could not be considered for printing. The Accademia di Medicina di Torino and all others concerned do not only thank Dr. R. Di Carlo and other members of the Istituto di Farmacologia, Universita di Torino, for the excellent work they performed in preparing this Symposium, but also the Amministrazione Regionale della Valle di Aosta and SIT A V di Saint-Vincent for their generous support and their kind hospitality which made the stay at Saint-Vincent most agreeable for all participants.


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Editors and affiliations

  • E. Genazzani
    • 1
  • H. Herken
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of PharmacologyUniversity of TurinTurinItaly
  2. 2.Pharmakologisches InstitutFreien Universität BerlinBerlin 33Germany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Central Nervous System
  • Book Subtitle Studies on Metabolic Regulation and Function
  • Editors E. Genazzani
    H. Herken
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1974
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-06444-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-65716-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-65714-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 252
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Metabolic Diseases
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