Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is out of stock. It can be ordered now for delivery when back in stock.

Notify Me When In Stock

Published: 17 September 2015

600 Pages | b/w illus.


ISBN: 9780199773893

Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AU)

Supplementary Content Available on Oxford Medicine Online

The Neuron

Cell and Molecular Biology

Fourth Edition

Irwin B. Levitan and Leonard K. Kaczmarek

  • Provides a comprehensive first course in the cell and molecular biology of nerve cells.
  • Covers the properties of the many ion channels that shape the way a single neuron generates varied patterns of electrical activity.
  • Reviews the molecular factors that induce an undifferentiated cell to become a neuron.
  • Concludes with an account of mechanisms thought to underlie the phenomena of learning and memory.

Also of Interest