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  1. Astrocytes

    Wiring the Brain

    Edited by Eliana Scemes, David C. Spray

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Astrocytes play diverse roles in central nervous system (CNS) function and dysfunction, and the connections that the astrocyte makes with other cells of the brain are essential for a variety of important neural tasks. Bringing together contributions from international experts at the top of their...

    Published November 28th 2011 by CRC Press

  2. Augmenting Cognition

    By Idan Segev, Henry Markram

    The Human brain is only 100,000 years old. Yet, this newly evolved organ endows us with unique creative capabilities beyond all other living creatures, including the gift to understand itself. As our very survival and success in life depends on utilizing our brain’s power, intense efforts have...

    Published November 21st 2011 by EPFL Press

  3. The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience

    By Jamie Ward

    Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award 2013! Social neuroscience is an expanding field which, by investigating the neural mechanisms that inform our behavior, explains our ability to recognize, understand, and interact with others. Concepts such as trust, revenge, empathy,...

    Published October 14th 2011 by Psychology Press

  4. Diet, Brain, Behavior

    Practical Implications

    Edited by Robin B. Kanarek, Harris R. Lieberman

    As the field of nutritional neuroscience has grown, both the scientific community and the general population have expressed a heightened interest in the effect of nutrients on behavior. Diet, Brain, Behavior: Practical Implications presents the work of a diverse group of scientists who collectively...

    Published October 6th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Concussive Brain Trauma

    Neurobehavioral Impairment & Maladaptation, Second Edition

    By Rolland S. Parker

    Focusing on a public health problem affecting millions of people of all ages, the second edition of Concussive Brain Trauma: Neurobehavioral Impairment and Maladaptation reflects Dr. Rolland S. Parker's more than 25 years of neuropsychological practice and research in traumatic brain injury and...

    Published September 20th 2011 by CRC Press

  6. Neurobiology of Depression

    Edited by Francisco Lopez-Munoz, Cecilio Alamo

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Major depressive disorders have recently been associated with impairments in signaling pathways that regulate neuroplasticity and cell survival. Agents designed to directly target molecules in these pathways hold promise as new therapeutics for depression. With the collaboration of the most...

    Published September 9th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. The Neural Bases of Multisensory Processes

    Edited by Micah M. Murray, Mark T. Wallace

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    It has become accepted in the neuroscience community that perception and performance are quintessentially multisensory by nature. Using the full palette of modern brain imaging and neuroscience methods, The Neural Bases of Multisensory Processes details current understanding in the neural bases for...

    Published August 25th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Epilepsy

    The Intersection of Neurosciences, Biology, Mathematics, Engineering, and Physics

    Edited by Ivan Osorio, Hitten P. Zaveri, Mark G. Frei, Susan Arthurs

    Epilepsy, one of the most prevalent neurological disorders, affects approximately 1% (greater than 60 million) of the world's population. In an estimated 20 million of these patients, seizures are not controlled even by multiple anti-seizure drugs, and are extremely difficult to predict. Epilepsy:...

    Published May 2nd 2011 by CRC Press

  9. TRP Channels

    Edited by Michael X. Zhu

    Series: Methods in Signal Transduction Series

    The rapid expansion of the TRP field has generated a large amount of excellent original work across many different research fields. However, investigators are not necessarily familiar with the pros and cons of the variety of methods used to study TRP channels. Because of functional and genetic...

    Published April 14th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward

    Edited by Jay A. Gottfried

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Synthesizing coverage of sensation and reward into a comprehensive systems overview, Neurobiology of Sensation and Reward presents a cutting-edge and multidisciplinary approach to the interplay of sensory and reward processing in the brain. While over the past 70 years these areas have drifted...

    Published March 28th 2011 by CRC Press