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Axon Growth and Regeneration: Part 1

Published since 1959, International Review of Neurobiology is a well-known series appealing to neuroscientists, clinicians, psychologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists. Led by an internationally renowned editorial board, this important serial publishes both eclectic volumes made up of timely reviews and thematic volumes that focus on recent progress in a specific area of neurobiology research. This volume reviews existing theories and current research surrounding Axon Growth and Regeneration.

Audience
Neuroscientists, neurologists, psychologists

Hardbound, 248 Pages

Published: December 2012

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-398309-1

Reviews


  • "Invaluable reading." - NATURE
    "A valuable addition to any library as current reference material for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and professional scientists." - CHOICE

Contents

  • 1. PTEN/mTOR

      Kevin K. Park

    2. Neurotrophins

      Alan R. Harvey

    3. Signaling endosomes

      Michal Steketee and Jeffrey L. Goldberg

    4. Integrins

      James W. Fawcett

    5. Gatekeeper between quiescence and differentiation: p53 in axonal outgrowth and neurogenesis

      Simone di Giovanni

    6. Chromatin remodeling

      Ephraim F. Trakhtenberg

    7. Molecular Control of Axon Growth: Insights from Comparative Gene Profiling and High Throughput Screening

      Murray G. Blackmore

    8. Electrical activity

      Takeshi Morimoto

    9. Combinatorial therapy stimulates long-distance regeneration, target reinnervation, and partial recovery of vision after optic nerve injury in mice

      Larry I. Benowitz

    10. Rho-family dynamics

      Lisa McKerracher and Alyson Fournier

    11. Translation to the clinic

      Norbert Weidner

    12. Optic Nerve Disease and Axon Pathophysiology

      Leonard Levin

    13. Signaling/CDKs

      Nancy Ip

    14. Inflammatory pathways in spinal cord injury

      Samuel David

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