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    Chapter 1 A Brief Overview of N -Acetylaspartate and N -Acetylaspartylglutamate
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    Chapter 2 Expression of N -Acetylaspartate and N -Acetylaspartylglutamate in the Nervous System
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    Chapter 3 N -Acetylaspartate Metabolism in Neural Cells
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    Chapter 4 Naa Synthesis and Functional Roles
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    Chapter 5 Identity of the High-Affinity Sodium/Carboxylate Cotransporter NaC3 as the N -Acetyl-L-Aspartate Transporter
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    Chapter 6 Canavan Disease: Studies on the Knockout Mouse
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    Chapter 7 Functions Of N -Acetylaspartate and N -Acetylaspartylglutamate in Brain
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    Chapter 8 Control of Brain Volume during Hypoosmolality and Hyperosmolality
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    Chapter 9 Physiological Role of N -Acetylaspartate
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    Chapter 10 Defective Myelin Lipid Synthesis as a Pathogenic Mechanism of Canavan Disease
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    Chapter 11 Mutation Analysis of the Aspartoacylase Gene in Non-Jewish Patients with Canavan Disease
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    Chapter 12 Does ASPA Gene Mutation in Canavan Disease Alter Oligodendrocyte Development?
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    Chapter 13 Quantitation of NAA in the Brain by Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
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    Chapter 14 N-Acetyl-L-Aspartate in Multiple Sclerosis
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    Chapter 15 NAA and higher cognitive function in humans.
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    Chapter 16 In Vivo NMR Measures of NAA and the Neurobiology of Schizophrenia
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    Chapter 17 N -Acetylaspartate as a Marker of Neuronal Injury in Neurodegenerative Disease
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    Chapter 18 Regulation of NAA-Synthesis in the Human Brain in Vivo: Canavan’s Disease, Alzheimer’s Disease and Schizophrenia
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    Chapter 19 Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for Monitoring Neuronal Integrity in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
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    Chapter 20 Hypoacetylaspartia: Clinical and Biochemical Follow-Up of a Patient
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    Chapter 21 Cellular localization of NAAG.
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    Chapter 22 Synthesis of N-acetylaspartyl-glutamate (NAAG) and N-acetylaspartate (NAA) in axons and glia of the crayfish medial giant nerve fiber.
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    Chapter 23 NAAG as a neurotransmitter.
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    Chapter 24 Glutamate carboxypeptidase II (NAALADase) inhibition as a novel therapeutic strategy.
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    Chapter 25 N-acetylaspartylglutamate (NAAG) in spinal cord injury and disease.
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    Chapter 26 N-acetylaspartylglutamate (NAAG) in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease.
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    Chapter 27 Concluding Remarks
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Chapter title
Physiological Role of N -Acetylaspartate
Chapter number 9
Book title
N -Acetylaspartate
Published in
Advances in experimental medicine and biology, January 2006
DOI 10.1007/0-387-30172-0_9
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Book ISBNs
978-0-387-30171-6, 978-0-387-30172-3

Robert W. Ledeen, Jianfeng Wang, Gusheng Wu, Zi-Hua Lu, Goutam Chakraborty, Markus Meyenhofer, Stephen K. Tyring, Reuben Matalon

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 6 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 3 50%
Student > Ph. D. Student 2 33%
Student > Master 1 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 33%
Neuroscience 2 33%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 17%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 17%