Molecular Aspects of Botulinum Neurotoxin
Currently, there are tremendous advances being made in understanding the basic science of both the structure and function of botulinum neurotoxins. This knowledge is opening up opportunities in regard to both therapeutic uses and treatment and protection options for civil and bio-defense applications. This volume fully evaluates the status of neurotoxin research and exploitation with a focus on clinical application. The book is a multi-authored collection of chapters written by the leading authorities responsible for the current scientific and clinical research that is advancing the understanding and exploitation of the neurotoxins and is both up to date and authoritative.
Featuring chapters from the leading authorities responsible for the most significant current scientific and clinical research on neurotoxinsValuable reference text providing up to date information Contains information useful to researchers and clinicians in neuroscience and neurology, biochemistry, microbiology and cell biology