NISHIKAWA Toru

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Name
NISHIKAWA Toru
Affiliation
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Section
Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Cognitive and Behavioral Medicine Brain Medical Science
Degree
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Increased [3H]Kainic acid binding in the prefrontalcortex in Schizophrenia.
Neurosci. Lett.   40 245-250   1983
Dysfunction of excitatoryamino acidergicsystems and schizophrenic disordres.
Biological Basis of Schizophrenic Disorders(ed, Nakazawa T), Japan Scientific Societies Press(Takyo)and Karger(Basel)   65-76   1991
Stimulant-inducedbehavioral sensitization and cerebral neurotransmission.
Neurotransmitters in neuronal plasticity and psychiatric disorders, Excerpta Medica, Ltd. Tokyo   53-62   1993
Stereoselectiveautagonism by enantiomers of alanine and serine of phencyclidine-inducedhyperativity, stereotypy and ataxia in the rat.
J. Pharmacol. Exp. Ther.   269 1040-1048   1994

Research Grants & Projects

 
Molecular mechanisms underlying psychostimslant-induced schizophrenia-like symptoms
Studies on molecular mechanisms and movel therapies of neuroleptic-resistant symptoms of schizaphrenia
Analysis of molecular mechamisms of metabolism and physiological functions of endogenous D-serine and its application to development of novel therapies for neuropsychiatr. c disorders