Advances in Genetics

Edited by

  • Stephen F. Goodwin, University of Oxford, UK

Series Editor:

  • Theodore C. Friedman

Section Editor:

  • Jay Dunlap, The Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth, NH, USA

Genes interact with the environment, experience, and biology of the brain to shape an animal’s behavior. This latest volume in Advances in Genetics, organized according to the most widely used model organisms, describes the latest genetic discoveries in relation to neural circuit development and activity.
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Geneticists, molecular biologists, neurobiologists


Book information

  • Published: February 2011
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-380860-8

Table of Contents

  1. Drosophila Models of Parkinson’s Disease.
  2. Alex Whitworth

  3. Cell Cycle Regulated Gene Expression In Yeasts
  4. Christopher J. McInerny

  5. RNA editing by mammalian ADARs
  6. Mary A. O’Connell, Marion Hogg, Simona Paro, Liam P. Keegan

  7. Cell entry of enveloped viruses
  8. Dimitri LAVILLETTE, François-Loic COSSET

  9. Molecular Signalling: how do axons die?
  10. Michael Coleman

  11. Restless Genomes: humans as a model organism for understanding host- retrotransposable element dynamics

Victoria P. Belancio, Dale J. Hedges