The Mouse Nervous System by Charles Watson

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The Mouse Nervous System provides a comprehensive account of the central nervous system of the mouse. The book is aimed at molecular biologists who need a book that introduces them to the anatomy of the mouse brain and spinal cord, but also takes them into the relevant details of development and organization of the area they have chosen to study. The Mouse Nervous System offers a wealth of new information for experienced anatomists who work on mice. The book serves as a valuable resource for researchers and graduate students in neuroscience.

Systematic consideration of the anatomy and connections of all regions of the brain and spinal cord by the authors of the most cited rodent brain atlasesA major section (12 chapters) on functional systems related to motor control, sensation, and behavioral and emotional statesA detailed analysis of gene expression during development of the forebrain by Luis Puelles, the leading researcher in this areaFull coverage of the role of gene expression during development and the new field of genetic neuroanatomy using site-specific recombinasesExamples of the use of mouse models in the study of neurological illness

About Charles Watson

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Charles E. Watson is Professor of Management at Miami University in Ohio. He is the author of six books, including "What Smart People Do When Dumb Things Happen at Work" and "Managing with Integrity" (Praeger, 1991). University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Published September 22, 2011 by Academic Press. 814 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction

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