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Chadwick, Derek

Overview
Works: 118 works in 862 publications in 2 languages and 27,106 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: RS164, 615.32
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Most widely held works about Derek Chadwick
 
Most widely held works by Derek Chadwick
Pathological pain : from molecular to clinical aspects by Symposium on Pathological Pain: From Molecular to Clinical Aspects( )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together contributions from key investigators in the area of pathological pain. It covers the receptors and channels involved in nociception, the possible messages that cause neuropathic plasticity, spinal plasticity in neuropathy, plastic changes in opoid systems in neuropathy and opoid tolerance, and plastic changes related to pathological pain
Endocrine facets of ageing by Novartis Foundation Symposium( )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social and medical developments have recently led to a dramatic increase in life expectancy. This has inspired the study of organismic changes associated with healthy ageing, in particular the erosion of homeostatic capabilities in multiple endocrine systems. This book reviews advances in the understanding of endocrine facets of ageing. It considers the relative magnitudes and time courses of different endocrine adaptations in the ageing human and experimental animal, addressing the influence of external factors on the rates of progression of endocrine sequelae in ageing, the mechanisms that underlie the disarray of endocrine axes in ageing, and the implications of therapeutic reconstitution of hormones in ageing. This book: considers the mechanisms of ageing and hormonal changes that occur with age; discusses healthy ageing and the relationships between hormonal changes and pathophysiological conditions such as atherosclerosis and age-related bone loss; and draws together contributions from basic and clinical research, to identify and stimulate promising new research directions
Molecular clocks and light signalling by Symposium on Molecular Clocks and Light Signalling( )

15 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws together contributions from an international and interdisciplinary group of experts whose work is focused on all aspects of the topic. Coverage includes the mechanisms of light signalling to the vertebrate clock, the connections between central and peripheral clocks, circadian gene expression patterns and output pathways of clock mechanisms
Mammalian TRP channels as molecular targets by Symposium on Mammalian TRP Channels as Molecular Targets( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together contributions from key investigators in the area of TRP channels. It covers the structure, function and regulation of mammalian TRP channels and of mechanisms of signal transduction
Gastroenteritis viruses( )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osteoarthritic joint pain by Symposium on Osteoarthritic Joint Pain( )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together contributions from key investigators in the area of osteoarthritic joint pain. It covers the clinical presentation of joint pain, the pathways involved in joint pain, osteoarthritis disease processes and pain, experimental models and pain control. The discussions provide insights into the nature of osteoarthritic joint pain, identify key studies needed to advance understanding of the problem, highlight possible intervention points and indicate future pathways towards a better treatment of osteoarthritic joint pain
Cancer and inflammation : [Symposium on Cancer and Inflammation, held at the Novartis Foundation, London, 12-14 November 2002 by Novartis Foundation( )

11 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draws together contributions from an international group from diverse diciplines, ranging from epidemiology to immunology, cell biology, molecular oncology, molecular medicine and pharmacology to debate issues of cancer and inflammation. Topics covered include the epidemiological links between cancer and inflammation, the parallels between inflammation and cancer, the role of inflammation in cancer, inflammatory genes as risk factors for cancer initiation and progression, inflammation and cancer angiogenesis, and preventative and therapeutic strategies
Ethnobotany and the search for new drugs by Ghillean T Prance( Book )

19 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of articles by prominent experts in their respective fields on compensation for and collaboration with indigenous people in regard to their knowledge and provision of rare plants which are used for some of the most potent drugs in Western medicine
The genetics and biology of sex determination by Symposium on the Genetics and Biology Sex Determination( )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human genetic information : science, law, and ethics by Law, and Ethics Symposium on Human Genetic Information: Science( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bioactive compounds from plants by Symposium on Bioactive Compounds from Plants( Book )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mucus hypersecretion in respiratory disease by Symposium on Mucus Hypersecretion in Respiratory Disease( )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book draws together contributions from an international and interdisciplinary group of experts, whose work is focused on both basic and clinical aspects of the problem. Coverage includes epidemiology, airways infection and mucus hypersecretion, the genetics and regulation of mucus production, models of mucus hypersecretion, and the implications of new knowledge for the development of novel therapies
Circadian clocks and their adjustment by Symposium on Circadian Clocks and Their Adjustment( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book covers recent advances in all major aspects of research on circadian clocks. The genetic and molecular basis of the clock in Neurospora crassa is described and the molecular background to recent work showing that individual isolated neurons from Bulla gouldiana can act as pacemakers is investigated. The organization and operation of circadian pacemakers in vertebrates is dealt with in the hamster and the rat; (...) Aspects of the book with direct relevance to humans include chapters on the importance of circadian time in clinical pharmacology and on the adjustment of the pacemaker by light and melatonin treatment in disorders such as shift-work dyssomnia and jet lag. [Editeur]
Antibiotic resistance : origins, evolution, selection, and spread by Evolution, Selection, and Spread Symposium on Antibiotic Resistance: Origins( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antibiotic Resistance: Origins, Evolution, Selection and Spread Chairman: Stuart B. Levy 1997 Over the last 50 years, the rapid increase in the use of antibiotics, not only in people, but also in animal husbandry and agriculture, has delivered a selection unprecedented in the history of evolution. Consequently, society is facing one of its gravest public health problems-the emergence of infectious bacteria with resistance to many, and in some cases all, available antibiotics. This book brings together a multidisciplinary group of experts to discuss this problem. It begins by examining the orig
Aluminium in biology and medicine by Symposium on Aluminium in Biology and Medicine( Book )

18 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Variation in the human genome by Symposium on Variation in the Human Genome( Book )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secondary metabolites : their function and evolution by Symposium on Secondary Metabolites: Their Function and Evaluation( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development of the cardiac conduction system by Symposium on Development of the Cardiac Conduction System( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart beats an estimated three billion times during the lifespan of the average person. Each of these cycles of contraction depends on specialized cardiac tissues involved in the rhythmic generation and coordinated spread of electrical excitation. Collectively, these tissues are known as the pacemaking and conduction systemthe PCS. Since the PCS is vital for generating and synchronizing the heartbeat, its dysfunction can be a direct cause of cardiac conduction disturbance, arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death. Recent advances have meant that the cellular and molecular mechanisms governing the development of the PCS in tissues are now starting to be understood. This book brings together a group of leading researchers to discuss emerging concepts in this exciting field. In particular, the new understanding of the cellular origin and the molecular induction of PCS tissues during embryogenesis, together with the burgeoning technology of stem cell manipulation, provides the foundation for tissue engineering, replacement and repair of PCS tissues in humans. The book also identifies therapeutic targets arising from basic discoveries in the developmental biology of cardiac pacemaking and conduction tissues
Epigenetics by Symposium on Epigenetics( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steroids and neuronal activity by CIBA Foundation Symposium( )

14 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical studies of steroid hormones are concerned with their regulation of protein synthesis via the modulation of genomic transcription. But many of the actions of these hormones occur too rapidly to be explained in this manner, particularly their effects on the central nervous system. This text deals with recent discoveries showing that steroids can modulate the activity of some neurotransmitters. It explores the role of GABA as an important regulator of neuronal activity in the central nervous system and its inhibitory action as mediated via the GABA receptor and potentiated by steroids
 
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Pathological pain : from molecular to clinical aspects
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Endocrine facets of ageingMolecular clocks and light signallingMammalian TRP channels as molecular targetsGastroenteritis virusesOsteoarthritic joint painCancer and inflammation : [Symposium on Cancer and Inflammation, held at the Novartis Foundation, London, 12-14 November 2002Ethnobotany and the search for new drugsThe genetics and biology of sex determination
Alternative Names
Chadwick, D. J.

Chadwick, D. J. 1948-

Chadwick, Dereck J.

Chadwick, Derek.

Chadwick, Derek J.

Chadwick, Derek J. 1948-

Chadwick Derek James

Languages
English (265)

Italian (1)