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|All Authors / Contributors:||
J Balthazart; Gregory F Ball
|Description:||xxii, 530 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Part I. Historical origins and conceptual basis of the field. The aromatization hypothesis and the discovery of estrogen synthesis by brain cells / Frederick Naftolin --
Part II. Aromatase, its brain distribution, and regulation. Brain aromatase in fishes : historical perspective and comparative approaches / Gloria V. Callard [and others] ; The distribution and regulation of aromatase in the mammalian brain: from mice to monkeys / Charles E. Roselli ; Multiple forms of aromatase in suiforms: tissue distribution, regulation and functional significance / Alan Conley [and others] ; Regional distribution of aromatase in the human brain / Anat Biegon [and others] ; Neuroanatomical distribution of aromatase in birds : cellular and subcellular analyses / Colin J. Saldanha [and others] ; Expression, regulation and potential functions of aromatase in radial glial cells of the fish brain / Elisabeth Pellegrini [and others] ; Molecular mechanisms controlling brain aromatase expression / Nobuhiro Harada and Shin-ichiro Honda --
Part III. Behavioral (genomic) effects of locally produced estrogen in the brain. The aromatization hypothesis 1970-1990 / Lynwood G. Clemens ; Aromatase and behavior : concepts gained from studies of aromatase in the avian brain / Barney Schlinger and Jacques Balthazart ; Brain aromatase and territorial aggression across the seasons in male song sparrows / Sarah A. Heimovics, H. Bobby Fokidis, and Kiran K. Soma ; Testosterone metabolism in reptiles / Rachel E. Cohen and Juli Wade ; Aromatase, low temperature dormancy and reproduction in the red-sided garter snake / Randolph W. Krohmer ; Differential actions of estrogens in the male and female brain : a case for sex-specific medicines / Glenda E. Gillies. Part IV. Aromatase and sexual differentiation. A historical and personal perspective on the aromatization revolution : Steinach confirmed / Per Södersten ; Aromatase and sexual differentiation of the rodent brain : the old, the new and the unexpected / Margaret M. McCarthy, Christopher L. Wright, and Anne T.M. Konkle ; Aromatase and sexual differentiation : lessons from the aromatase and alpha-fetoprotein knockout mice / Julie Bakker ; Aromatase, estrogens and differentiation of sexual behavior and partner preference in birds / Elizabeth Adkins-Regan --
Part V. Aromatase and brain protection or repair. Brain aromatase and neuroprotection in mammals / Iñigo Azcoitia, Maria Angeles Arevalo, and Luis Miguel Garcia-Segura ; Inducible aromatase in astroglia : protection and recovery from neural perturbation in birds / Kelli A. Duncan and Colin J. Saldanha --
Part VI. Rapid changes in aromatase activity and rapid effects of estrogens. Photoperiodic regulation of estrogen-dependent aggression / Sarah A. Laredo and Brian C. Trainor ; Cellular mechanisms controlling rapid changes in brain aromatase activity / Thierry D. Charlier [and others] --
Rapid modulation of aromatase activity by social and environmental stimuli in quail / Charlotte A. Cornil [and others] ; Modulation of central auditory processing by a brain-generated estrogen : rapid effects on neural coding, discrimination and behavior / Liisa A. Tremere and Raphael Pinaud ; Acute synthesis and action of estrogens in communication circuits / Luke Remage-Healey ; Rapid effects of estradiol on behavioral and physiological responses related to reproduction in male goldfish / Richmond R. Thompson and Lisa A. Mangiamele ; Concluding statements and current challenges / Jacques Balthazart and Gregory F. Ball.
|Series Title:||Oxford series in behavioral neuroendocrinology.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Jacques Balthazart and Gregory F. Ball.|