Neuroscience

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Garland Science, 2005 - Medical - 468 pages
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The second edition of Instant Notes in Neuroscience covers neuroanatomy, cellular and molecular neuroscience, systems neuroscience, behavior, development of the nervous system, learning, memory, and common brain disorders. It gives rapid and easy access to the core of the subject in an affordable and manageable-sized text.
 

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Contents

Section A Organization of the nervous system
1
Section B Neuron excitation
33
Section CSynapses
51
Neurotransmitters
75
Section ENeural coding
105
Section F Somatosensory systems
119
Section G Vision
149
Section H Hearing
191
cortex cerebellum and basal ganglia
243
Neuroendocrinology and autonomic functions
281
Brain and behavior
317
Section N Developmental neurobiology
347
Section O Memory and cognition
387
Section P Brain disorders
421
Further reading
453
Index
459

Smell and taste
207
spinal cord and brainstem
217

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