Transcriptional Control of Neural Crest Development
by Brian L. Nelms, Patricia A. Labosky
Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Life Sciences 2010
Number of pages: 240
The neural crest is a remarkable embryonic population of cells found only in vertebrates and has the potential to give rise to many different cell types contributing throughout the body. These derivatives range from the mesenchymal bone and cartilage comprising the facial skeleton, to neuronal derivatives of the peripheral sensory and autonomic nervous systems, to melanocytes throughout the body, and to smooth muscle of the great arteries of the heart.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Thomas C. Watson, et al. - Frontiers Media SA
Accumulating evidence suggests that the cerebellum subserves functions beyond the sensorimotor realm. This possibility received attention during the past century, with recent findings revealing cerebellar roles in cognition and spatial navigation.
by Jerry J Buccafusco - CRC Press
Behavioral techniques used in animals to model human diseases and predict effects of novel drugs are as varied as the numbers of scientists who use them. Consequently, behavioral analysis is becoming an indispensable tool for the neuroscientist.
by Nicolas Rothen, Julia Simner, Beat Meier - Frontiers Media SA
Synaesthesia is a condition in which a stimulus elicits an additional subjective experience. The aim of this book on synaesthesia is to provide novel insights into the development of synaesthesia both in its genuine and acquired form.
by Kerstin Preuschoff, Peter NC Mohr, Ming Hsu - Frontiers Media SA
Little is known about how uncertainty is processed and how they are integrated with expected rewards throughout the decision making process. This book provides a deeper understanding of the processes behind decision making under uncertainty.