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Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Development and Insights into Disease - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128152812

Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Development and Insights into Disease, Volume 142

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editor: Greg Bashaw
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128152812
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st March 2021
Page Count: 362
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Table of Contents

1. The role of primary cilia in neural development and disease
Eva Anton
2. Mechanisms of axon guidance receptor regulation and signaling
Greg Bashaw
3. Synaptic recognition molecules in development and disease
Thomas Biederer
4. The regulation of cortical neurogenesis
Victor Borrell
5. Axon guidance in the developing spinal cord
Samantha Butler
6. The role of astrocytes in synapse formation and maturation
Cagla Eroglu
7. Development of motor circuits
Ellie Heckscher
8. Molecular mechanisms that mediate dendrite morphogenesis
Julie L. Lefebvre
9. The development of somatosensory circuits: insights into touch, pain and itch
Wenqin Luo
10. Using organoids to study human brain development and disease
Guo-li Ming
11. Axon branching and synapse specificity
Dietmar Schmucker
12. The origin of adult neural stem cells
Hongjun Song
13. Sensory Map Formation
Jason W. Triplett


Description

Neural Development and Disease, Volume 142 in the Current Topics in Developmental Biology series highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters by one or more members of an international board of authors. Sections in this new release cover The role of primary cilia in neural development and disease, Mechanisms of axon guidance receptor regulation and signaling, Synaptic recognition molecules in development and disease, The regulation of cortical neurogenesis, Axon guidance in the developing spinal cord, The role of astrocytes in synapse formation and maturation, Development of motor circuits, Molecular mechanisms that mediate dendrite morphogenesis, and more.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Current Topics in Developmental Biology series

Readership

Clinicians in the fields of endocrinology, rheumatology, orthopedics, pediatrics and dentistry; basic scientists in anatomy, cell and developmental biology; students and postdoctoral fellows who would like to enter these fields and make further discoveries as well as improve the treatment of major bone-related disorders


Details

No. of pages:
362
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2021
Published:
1st March 2021
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128152812

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About the Serial Volume Editor

Greg Bashaw

Greg J. Bashaw works at the University of Pennsylvania in PA, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA