Chapter 4. Effects of Stress on the Function of Hippocampal Cells

  1. Prof. Dr. Hermona Soreq2,
  2. Prof. Dr. Alon Friedman3 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Daniela Kaufer4
  1. Marian Joëls and
  2. Henk Karst

Published Online: 2 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628346.ch4

Stress - From Molecules to Behavior: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Neurobiology of Stress Responses

Stress - From Molecules to Behavior: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Neurobiology of Stress Responses

How to Cite

Joëls, M. and Karst, H. (2009) Effects of Stress on the Function of Hippocampal Cells, in Stress - From Molecules to Behavior: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Neurobiology of Stress Responses (eds H. Soreq, A. Friedman and D. Kaufer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527628346.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Department of Biological Chemistry, Safra Campus - Givat Ram, Jerusalem 91904, Israel

  2. 3

    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Departments of Physiology and Neurosurgery, Zlotowksi Centre for Neuroscience, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel

  3. 4

    University of California, Berkeley, Department of Integrative Biology, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Bldg. 3140, Berkeley, CA 94720-3140, USA

Author Information

  1. University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, Universiteitsweg 100, 3584 CG Utrecht, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 NOV 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323746

Online ISBN: 9783527628346

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Keywords:

  • electrophysiology;
  • excitability;
  • hippocampus;
  • calcium current;
  • corticosterone;
  • glucocorticoid receptor;
  • mineralocorticoid receptor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Non-Genomic Effects of Corticosterone

  • Genomic Effects of Corticosterone

  • Summary

  • References