Animal Models for the Study of Human Disease - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780128094686, 9780128096994

Animal Models for the Study of Human Disease

2nd Edition

eBook ISBN: 9780128096994
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128094686
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th June 2017
Page Count: 1198
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Animal Models for the Study of Human Disease, Second Edition, provides needed information on model sharing, animal alternatives, animal ethics and access to databanks of models, bringing together common descriptions of models for busy researchers across biomedical and biological sciences.

Offering easily searchable advantages and disadvantages for each animal model and organized by disease topics, this resource aids researchers in finding the best animal model for research in human disease.

Key Features

  • Organized by disease orientation for ease of searchability
  • Provides information on locating resources, animal alternatives, and animal ethics
  • Covers a broad range of animal models used in research for human disease
  • Contributed by leading experts across the globe
  • Expanded coverage of diabetes and neurological diseases


Biomedical and Basic Researchers

Table of Contents

1. Ethics and animal research: Foundations, basic principles, applications for animal models of human disease

2. Psychological enrichment of animals in research

3. Large Animal Models

4. Animal models of cataracts

5. Animal models for retinitis pigmentosa

6. Animal Models for Atherosclerosis and myocardial infarction

7. Animal Models for cardiovascular research

8. Animal models of cardiac disease

9. Animal models of metabolic syndrome

10. Animal Models of Diabetes

11. Animal models of obesity

12. Models for the manipulation of energy expenditure

13. Animal models for liver diseases

14. Animal Models of Skin Regeneration

15. Animal models of skin disorders

16. Models of Chronic Kidney Disease

17. Animal Models of Urinary Stone Disease

18. Animals models for for healing studies after partial nephrectomy

19. Animal models of IBD

20. Animal models of stroke

21. Zebrafish models of olfactory and neuromuscular dysfunction of degeneration

22. Animal models of drug abuse

23. Animal models of schizophrenia

24. Animal models for the exploration of Klinefelter's syndrome

25. The Use of Zebrafish in Medical Genomics

26. Transgenic pigs as models for translational biomedical research

27. Genetically modified animal models

28. Mouse model of human disease by forward and reverse genetics

29. Animal models of neonatal seizures

30. Animal Models for the Study of Infection-Associated Preterm Birth

31. Animal models for the study of neonatal disease

32. Animal models of fetal programming

33. Animal models of human viral diseases

34. CRISPR Models of Cancer

35. Animal models of breast cancer

36. Animal models of systemic sclerosis: past, present, and perspective

37. Animal models of multiple sclerosi


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