Development of the Nervous System Hardback
by Dan H. (Professor, Center for Neural Science and Department of Biology, New York University, Sanes, Thomas A. (Professor of Biological Structure and Director of the Neurobiology and Behavior Prog Reh, William A. (Head of the Department of Physiology, Development, and Neuroscience, Professor o Harris, Matthias (Reader (equivalent to Associate Professor) in Developmental Neurobiology, Depart Landgraf
Development of the Nervous System, Fourth Edition provides an informative and up-to-date account of our present understanding of the basic principles of neural development as exemplified by key experiments and observations from past and recent times.
This book reflects the advances made over the last few years, demonstrating their promise for both therapy and molecular understanding of one of the most complex processes in animal development.
This information is critical for neuroscientists, developmental biologists, educators, and students at various stages of their career, providing a clear presentation of the frontiers of this exciting and medically important area of developmental biology. The book includes a basic introduction to the relevant aspects of neural development, covering all the major topics that form the basis of a comprehensive, advanced undergraduate and graduate curriculum, including the patterning and growth of the nervous system, neuronal determination, axonal navigation and targeting, neuron survival and death, synapse formation and plasticity.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 390 pages
- Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Publication Date: 27/06/2019
- Category: Neurosciences
- ISBN: 9780128039960