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Author Jessen, Kristjan R

Title Glial cell development : basic principles and clinical relevance / Kristjan R. Jessen, William D. Richardson
Published Oxford : BIOS Scientific Publishers ; Herndon, VA : Distributors [for the] USA and Canada, Books International, 1996


Description 1 online resource (xv, 255 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series The Molecular and cellular neurobiology series
Molecular and cellular neurobiology series.
Contents The Schwann cell lineage: embryonic and early postnatal development / H.J.S. Stewart, R. Mirsky amd K.R. Jessen -- Developmental origins of astrocytes / J.E. Goldman -- Origins and early development of oligodendrocytes / W.D. Richardson, N.P. Pringle, W.-P. Yu, E.J. Collarini and A. Hall -- Axonal control of oligodendrocyte development / B.A. Barres and M.C. Raff -- Speculations on myelin sheath evolution / D.R. Colman, J.P. Doyle, D. D'Urso, K. Kitagawa, L. Pedraza, M. Yoshida and A.M. Fannon -- Control of myelin gene expression / L.D. Hudson, N. Ko and J.G. Kim -- Microglia in the developing and mature central cervous system / V.H. Perry -- Myelin-specific genes and their mutations in the mouse / K.-A. Nave -- Axon-Schwann cell interactions during peripheral nerve degeneration and regeneration / S.S. Scherer and J.L. Salzer -- The role of astrocytes in axon guidance during development and repair / H. Vickland and J. Silver -- Glial cell transplantation and the repair of demyelinating lesions / W.F. Blakemore, R.J.M. Franklin and M. Noble -- Transplantation of Schwann cells into the CNS: potential for repair of tract lesions / G. Raisman -- The role of glia in the development of the insect nervous system / V.J. Auld
Summary Leading researchers provide current and comprehensive coverage of all classes of glia and describe how advances at the molecular level are being harnessed for the treatment of human disease
Analysis Cytology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Neuroglia.
Neuroglia -- cytology
Biologie du développement.
Form Electronic book
Author Richardson, William D. (William David), 1951-
ISBN 9780191724367