Medical Physiology, 3rd Edition


Books and Reviews

Andresen MC, Kunze DL. Nucleus tractus solitarius—gateway to neural circulatory control. Annu Rev Physiol. 1994;56:93–116.

Bennett MR. Transmission at sympathetic varicosities. News Physiol Sci. 1998;13:79–84.

Caulfield MP, Birdsall NJ. International Union of Pharmacology. XVII. Classification of muscarinic acetylcholine receptors. Pharmacol Rev. 1998;50:279–290.

Janig W, McLachlan E. Characteristics of function-specific pathways in the sympathetic nervous system. Trends Neurosci. 1992;15:475–481.

Lundberg JM. Pharmacology of cotransmission in the autonomic nervous system: Integrative aspects on amines, neuropeptides, adenosine triphosphate, amino acids and nitric oxide. Pharmacol Rev. 1996;48:113–178.

Journal Articles

Evans RJ, Derkach V, Surprenant A. ATP mediates fast synaptic transmission in mammalian neurons. Nature. 1992;357:503–505.

Furchgott RF, Zawadzki JV. The obligatory role of endothelial cells in the relaxation of arterial smooth muscle by acetylcholine. Nature. 1980;288:373–376.

Haddad GG, Mazza NM, Defendini R, et al. Congenital failure of automatic control of ventilation, gastrointestinal motility and heart rate. Medicine. 1978;57:517–526.

Jansen ASP, van Nguyen X, Karpitskiy V, et al. Central command neurons of the sympathetic nervous system: Basis of the fight-or-flight response. Science. 1995;270:644–646.

Kawasaki J, Kobayashi S, Miyagi Y, et al. The mechanisms of the relaxation induced by vasoactive intestinal peptide in the porcine coronary artery. Br J Pharmacol. 1997;121:977–985.

Palmer RMJ, Ferrige AG, Moncada S. Nitric oxide release accounts for the biological activity of endothelium-derived relaxing factor. Nature. 1987;327:524–526.

Pattyn A, Morin X, Cremer H, et al. The homeobox gene PHOX2B is essential for the development of autonomic neural crest derivatives. Nature. 1999;399:366–370.