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Physiology and pathobiology of axons

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Published by Raven Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Axons -- Diseases.,
  • Axons.,
  • Axons -- Physiology.,
  • Axons -- Pathology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementeditor, Stephen G. Waxman.
    ContributionsWaxman, Stephen G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC347 .P53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 448 p. :
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4549349M
    ISBN 100890042152
    LC Control Number77017751

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Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : J. Simpson. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Physiology and pathobiology of axons.

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Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : J. Pritchard. This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date compendium that brings together chapters on the structure, function, and pathophysiology of axons in both the PNS and CNS.

Carefully written, well-illustrated with superb illustrations, and generously referenced, the 33 chapters and introduction have been authored by 49 world-renowned authorities. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry [, 42(5)] Type: Book Review. Physiology and Pathobiology of Axons.

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The axon, which is interposed between the cell body and the synaptic terminals in most neurons, plays a crucial role in connecting neurons and acting as a conduit for the transmission of information between them.

Axons have always been a favorite site for investigation in neuroscience. Axonology has moved ahead rapidly more recently. Molecular biology has provided new tools for studying the. Physiology and Pathobiology of Axons. Pritchard JJ. Journal of Anatomy, 01 Sep(Pt 2): PMCID: PMC Review Free to read.

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Schauf. This chapter discusses axonal physiology. Topics covered include the energetic aspects of conduction, ionic basis of the nerve impulse, conduction velocity in axons, inhomogeneity of channel distribution in mammalian myelinated nerve, and complementary distribution of sodium and potassium channels in the mammalian node and internode.

The axon carries nerve signals away from the soma (and also carry some types of information back to it). Many neurons have only one axon, but this axon may - and usually will - undergo extensive branching, enabling communication with many target cells.

The part of the axon where it emerges from the soma is called the 'axon hillock'. Pathobiology of Human Disease bridges traditional morphologic and clinical pathology, molecular pathology, and the underlying basic science fields of cell biology, genetics, and molecular biology, which have opened up a new era of research in pathology and underlie the molecular basis of human disease.

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Schröder. out of 5 stars 1. Axons from different spinal nerves will come together into a systemic nerve. This occurs at four places along the length of the vertebral column, each identified as a nerve plexus, whereas the other spinal nerves directly correspond to nerves at their respective levels.

In this instance, the word plexus is used to describe networks of nerve. Anatomy and Physiology Book: Anatomy and Physiology (Boundless) Overview of the Nervous System In the peripheral nervous system a bundle of axons is called a nerve.

In the central nervous system a bundle of axons is called a tract. Each axon is surrounded by a delicate endoneurium layer. In its Fifth Edition, this classic book retains its traditional strength of relating molecular physiology to understanding disease pathology and treatment as it explores the current state and future direction of hepatology.

Painstakingly revised, this edition includes 60 new chapters. Abstract. The nervous system - the subject of the first part of this book - is composed of nerve cells or human brain contains about 25 billion such nerve cells; it, together with the spinal cord, constitutes the central nervous system (CNS).

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