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Astrocytes in (Patho)Physiology of the Nervous System

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    Chapter 1 Astrocyte Heterogeneity or Homogeneity?
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    Chapter 2 Neural Stem Cells Disguised as Astrocytes
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    Chapter 3 Neurotransmitter Receptors in Astrocytes
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    Chapter 4 Specialized Neurotransmitter Transporters in Astrocytes
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    Chapter 5 Connexin Expression (Gap Junctions and Hemichannels) in Astrocytes
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    Chapter 6 Regulation of potassium by glial cells in the centralnervous system
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    Chapter 7 Energy and Amino Acid Neurotransmitter Metabolism in Astrocytes
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    Chapter 8 Calcium ion signaling in astrocytes
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    Chapter 9 Astrocytes in Control of the Biophysical Properties of Extracellular Space
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    Chapter 10 Structural association of astrocytes with neurons and vasculature: Defining territorial boundaries
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    Chapter 11 Synaptic Information Processing by Astrocytes
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    Chapter 12 Mechanisms of transmitter release from astrocytes
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    Chapter 13 Release of Trophic Factors and Immune Molecules from Astrocytes
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    Chapter 14 Molecular approaches for studying astrocytes
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    Chapter 15 The tripartite synapse
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    Chapter 16 Glia-derived D-serine and synaptic plasticity
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    Chapter 17 Purinergic signaling in astrocyte function and interactions with neurons
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    Chapter 18 Astrocyte control of blood flow
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    Chapter 19 A Role for Glial Cells of the Neuroendocrine Brain in the Central Control of Female Sexual Development
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    Chapter 20 Physiological and Pathological Roles of Astrocyte-mediated Neuronal Synchrony
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    Chapter 21 Role of Ion Channels and Amino-Acid Transporters in the Biology of Astrocytic Tumors
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    Chapter 22 Connexins and pannexins: Two gap junction families mediating glioma growth control
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    Chapter 23 The Impact of Astrocyte Mitochondrial Metabolism on Neuroprotection During Aging
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    Chapter 24 Alexander Disease: A Genetic Disorder of Astrocytes
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    Chapter 25 Role of Astrocytes in Epilepsy
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    Chapter 26 Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Primary Astrocytopathy
Attention for Chapter 24: Alexander Disease: A Genetic Disorder of Astrocytes
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Chapter title
Alexander Disease: A Genetic Disorder of Astrocytes
Chapter number 24
Book title
Astrocytes in (Patho)Physiology of the Nervous System
Published by
Springer US, February 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-0-387-79492-1_24
Book ISBNs
978-0-387-79491-4, 978-0-387-79492-1

Michael Brenner, James E. Goldman, Roy A. Quinlan, Albee Messing

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Country Count As %
Unknown 16 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 31%
Researcher 3 19%
Student > Master 2 13%
Professor 1 6%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 6%
Other 2 13%
Unknown 2 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Neuroscience 4 25%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2 13%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 13%
Psychology 2 13%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 13%
Other 1 6%
Unknown 3 19%