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  • Diuretic Agentsby Donald W. Seldin; Gerhard H. Giebisch

    Elsevier Science 1997; US$ 190.00

    The only comprehensive work to cover all aspects of diuretic agents, the book discusses the pharmacology and toxicology of diuretic agents as well as the physiological effects. Experts in the field present the principles and experimental approaches for the study of interactions between pharmacologic compounds in relation to specific target organs.... more...

  • Factors Influencing Mammalian Kidney Developmentby Karen M. Moritz; Marelyn Wintour-coghlan; M. Jane Black

    Springer 2008; US$ 179.00

    In this monograph the authors have emphasized a number of important concepts in mammalian kidney development. Emphasis has been put on methodology so that the reader can understand how certain results or conclusions were reached and what the optimal methods for reliable results to be obtained are. In addition, as well as descriptions of the morphology... more...

  • Amiloride-Sensitive Sodium Channelsby Douglas M. Fambrough; Dale J. Benos

    Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 200.00

    Sodium reabsorbing epithelia play a major role in whole-body sodium homeostasis. Some examples of sodium regulating tissues include kidney, colon, lung, and sweat ducts. Sodium transport across these membranes is a two-step process: entry through an amiloride-sensitive sodium channel and exit via the ouabain-sensitive sodium/potassium ATPase. The sodium... more...

  • Seldin and Giebisch's The Kidneyby Robert J. Alpern; Steven C. Hebert

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 395.00

    A classic nephrology reference for over 20 years, Seldin & Giebisch?s The Kidney , is the acknowledged authority on renal physiology and pathophysiology. The fourth edition follows the changed focus of nephrology research to the study of how individual molecules work together to affect cellular and organ function, emphasizing the mechanisms of disease.... more...

  • Genetic Diseases of the Kidneyby Richard P. Lifton; Stefan Somlo; Gerhard H. Giebisch; Donald W. Seldin

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 180.00

    Genetic approaches have revolutionized our understanding of the fundamental causes of human disease by permitting the identification of specific genes in which variation causes or contributes to susceptibility to, or protection from, disease. More than 2,000 disease genes have been identified in the last 20 years, providing important new insight into... more...

  • Vander's Renal Physiology, 7th Editionby Douglas C. Eaton; John Pooler

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 47.00

    The structure, function, and pathologies of the human kidney -- simplified and explained A Doody's Core Title for 2011! 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This seventh edition of a concise, well written book on renal physiology continues the legacy of the book as a major contributor in the field....This well written book is an excellent review of... more...

  • Drug Transportersby Martin F. Fromm; Richard B. Kim

    Springer 2010; US$ 419.00

    It is increasingly recognized that various transporter proteins are expressed throughout the body and determine absorption, tissue distribution, biliary and renal elimination of endogenous compounds and drugs and drug effects. This book will give an overview on the transporter families which are most important for drug therapy. Most chapters will focus... more...

  • Back to Basics in Physiologyby Juan Pablo Arroyo; Adam J. Schweickert

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 39.95

    This original six chapter book will briefly review and integrate the basic concepts behind water distribution and movement in the body. This fills a knowledge gap that most medical and undergraduate physiology students acquire when these topics are studied separately. As of now, there is no textbook that fully integrates renal, cardiovascular and... more...

  • Neurobiology of Diseaseby Sid Gilman

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 270.00

    This book is aimed at any basic scientist or clinician scientist teaching a course or conducting research on the basic science underlying the major neurological diseases. It provides an excellent overview of cutting-edge research on the fundamental disorders of the nervous system, including physiological and molecular aspects of dysfunction. The major... more...

  • Aquaporinsby Dale J. Benos; Sidney A. Simon; Stefan Hohmann; Peter Agre; Soren Nielsen

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 205.00

    Aquaporins summarizes the present knowledge in this expanding field of research, starting with the structural analysis of water channel proteins. Subsequent chapters begin with mammalian aquaporins, examining physiology and pathophysiology, analysis of knock-out model animals, and the regulation of aquaporin function. Also covered is the distribution... more...