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Chadwick, Derek

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Works: 118 works in 801 publications in 2 languages and 26,740 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
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Most widely held works about Derek Chadwick
 
Most widely held works by Derek Chadwick
Endocrine facets of ageing by Novartis Foundation Symposium( )

12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 961 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
Pathological pain : from molecular to clinical aspects by Symposium on Pathological Pain: From Molecular to Clinical Aspects( )

15 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 948 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
Molecular clocks and light signalling by Symposium on Molecular Clocks and Light Signalling( )

15 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 835 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( )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 741 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( )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osteoarthritic joint pain by Symposium on Osteoarthritic Joint Pain( )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 551 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 524 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 Symposium on Ethnobotany and the Search for New Drugs( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genetics and biology of sex determination by Symposium on the Genetics and Biology Sex Determination( )

13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human genetic information : science, law, and ethics by Universität Bern( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aluminium in biology and medicine by Derek Chadwick( Book )

19 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prominent contributors address issues regarding the toxicity of aluminum which causes an encephalopathy in renal dialysis patients and is also known to damage animals and plants via acid rain. Examines the chemistry and biology of aluminum compounds focusing on the evidence for and against aluminum's role in Alzheimer's disease
Mucus hypersecretion in respiratory disease by Symposium on Mucus Hypersecretion in Respiratory Disease( )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 433 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 )

15 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 421 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 CIBA Foundation Symposium( Book )

12 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 420 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
Development of the cardiac conduction system by Symposium on Development of the Cardiac Conduction System( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 407 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 system - the PCS
Secondary metabolites : their function and evolution by CIBA Foundation Symposium( Book )

11 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steroids and neuronal activity by CIBA Foundation Symposium( )

13 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 403 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
Epigenetics by Gail Cardew( Book )

13 editions published in 1998 in English and Italian and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Pathological pain : from molecular to clinical aspects
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 (248)

Italian (1)

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Pathological pain : from molecular to clinical aspectsMolecular 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