Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 3, 1982: by Carl Eisdorfer PhD MD

By Carl Eisdorfer PhD MD

Manhattan 1982 Springer. eightvo, 436pp., index, unique gilt published hardcover. VG, tiny chip on entrance, no DJ.

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Obviously, such information is useful in choosing the therapy for these patients. Angst (1964) obtained comparable results with imipramine in family studies. While additional studies with placebo controls have long been needed to substantiate these findings, it is conceivable, based upon the biogenic amine hypothesis of affective disorders, that inherited variation in particular steps in biogenic amine biosynthesis and metabolism could produce differences in the mechanism of depression and also in the effectiveness of drugs in ameliorating depressive symptomatology.

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1977. Ontogeny of B-lymphocyte function. III. In vivo and in vitro studies on the ease of tolerance induction to B lymphocytes from fetal, neonatal and adult mice. J. Exp. Med. 145:1590. Szewczuk, N. , Sherr, D. , and Siskind, G. W. 1978. Ontogeny of B lymphocyte function. VI. Ontogeny of thymus cell capacity to facilitate the functional maturation of B lymphocytes. Eur. J. Immunol. 8:370. Szewczuk, M. , DeKruyff, R. , Goidl, E. , Weksler, M. , and Siskind, G. W. 1980. Ontogeny of B lymphocyte function.

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