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書名 Neurogenic inflammation in health and disease [electronic resource] / volume editor, Gábor Jancsó
出版項 Amsterdam ; London : Elsevier, 2009
國際標準書號 9780444532299
book jacket
版本 1st ed
說明 xix, 346 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
系列 Neuroimmune biology, 1567-7473 ; v. 8
Neuroimmune biology ; v. 8
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2009. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on June 3, 2009). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Morphological and functional studies revealed a complex system of primary sensory neurons which parallels the autonomic nervous system not only in its extent, but probably also in its significance. Neuropeptides released from activated nociceptive afferent nerves play a pivotal role in inflammatory reactions and pain, significantly modulate cardiac, vascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal and immune functions and influence the protective, restorative and trophic functions of somatic and visceral tissues. Several chapters of the book deal with the therapeutic potential of a new class of putative pain relieving agents acting through TRPV1, the capsaicin/vanilloid receptor, a specific ion channel which transmits pain
鏈接 Original 9780444532299 0444532293 (OCoLC)243543629
主題 Inflammation -- Molecular aspects
Sensory neurons
Inflammation -- Pathophysiology
Neurogenic Inflammation
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Alt Author Jancsó, Gábor
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