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Translational Neuroscience
Applications in Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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M. Williams, J. E. Barrett, K. J. Ressler, Husseini Manji, Don Goff, Charles P. O'Brien, J. Coyle, Donald L. Price, Tony Bannon, Alfred Sandrock, Jiang-Fan Chen, Nicholas J. Maragakis, M. Gasior, Frank Wiegand, Chris McDougle, Kimberly Stigler, Tim Roberts, Craig Berridge, Farah D. Lubin, D. L. Braff
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  • Date Published: July 2012
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521519762

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  • Translational neuroscience is at the heart of clinical advancement in the fields of psychiatry, neurology and neurodevelopmental disorders. Written and edited by leading scientists and clinicians, this is a comprehensive and authoritative analysis of this emerging strategy for developing more effective treatments for brain disorders. Introductory chapters bring together perspectives from both academia and industry, while subsequent sections focus on disease groups, including bipolar disorder and depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, substance abuse, autism, Alzheimer's disease, pain, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis. Each section includes topical introductory and summary chapters, providing an overview and synthesis of the field. Translational Neuroscience: Applications in Neurology, Psychiatry, and Neurodevelopmental Disorders is an important text for clinicians, scientists and students in academic settings, government agencies and industry, as well as those working in the fields of public health and the behavioural sciences.

    • Offers an integrated account of the discipline of translational neuroscience, providing an authoritative introduction to this emerging field of research
    • Includes topical introductory and summary chapters providing an overview and synthesis of each major disease group
    • Features the leading scientists and clinicians in these fields
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    • Date Published: July 2012
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521519762
    • length: 376 pages
    • dimensions: 252 x 191 x 22 mm
    • weight: 1kg
    • contains: 165 b/w illus. 25 tables
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    1. The initial discovery and development of drugs to treat psychiatric disorders: historical perspectives M. Williams and J. E. Barrett
    2. Translational approaches to the treatment of anxiety K. J. Ressler
    3. Translational approaches to the treatment of depression and bipolar disorder Husseini Manji
    4. Translational medicine and schizophrenia Don Goff
    5. Translational medicine and sleep disorders M. Williams
    6. Substance abuse: translational models and methods for treatment Charles P. O'Brien
    7. Section summary and perspectives: translational medicine in psychiatry J. Coyle
    8. Historical perspectives on the discovery and development of drugs to treat neurological disorders J. Coyle and M. Williams
    9. Alzheimer's disease: translational science in discovery and development Donald L. Price
    10. Translational medicine and pain therapeutics Tony Bannon
    11. Multiple sclerosis and translational medicine Alfred Sandrock
    12. Parkinson's disease: translational science and clinical development Jiang-Fan Chen
    13. Translational approaches to the drug development in amyotropic lateral sclerosis Nicholas J. Maragakis
    14. Epilepsy and the integration of translational medicine M. Gasior and Frank Wiegand
    15. Section summary and perspectives: translational medicine in neurology J. Coyle
    16. Historical perspectives on the use of therapeutic agents to treat neurodevelopmental disorders Chris McDougle and Kimberly Stigler
    17. Autistic spectrum disorders and fragile X: translational approaches Tim Roberts
    18. Translational approaches to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder Craig Berridge
    19. Section summary and perspectives: translational medicine in neurodevelopmental disorders J. Coyle and J. E. Barrett
    20. Epigenetic regulation and translational medicine Farah D. Lubin
    21. General conclusions: challenges, promises and future directions of translational medicine in the neurosciences D. L. Braff
    Index.

  • Editors

    James E. Barrett, Drexel University, Philadelphia
    James E. Barrett is Professor and Chair of Pharmacology and Physiology and Director of the Drug Discovery and Development Program at Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

    Joseph T. Coyle, Harvard University School of Medicine, Massachusetts
    Joseph T. Coyle is the Eben S. Draper Chair of Psychiatry and Neuroscience at McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA, USA.

    Michael Williams, Drexel University, Philadelphia
    Michael Williams is Vice President, Cephalon Inc, Frazer, PA, USA.

    Contributors

    M. Williams, J. E. Barrett, K. J. Ressler, Husseini Manji, Don Goff, Charles P. O'Brien, J. Coyle, Donald L. Price, Tony Bannon, Alfred Sandrock, Jiang-Fan Chen, Nicholas J. Maragakis, M. Gasior, Frank Wiegand, Chris McDougle, Kimberly Stigler, Tim Roberts, Craig Berridge, Farah D. Lubin, D. L. Braff

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