Axon Growth and Regeneration:, Part 1

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Academic Press, Dec 31, 2012 - Medical - 248 pages
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Published since 1959, International Review of Neurobiology is a well-known series appealing to neuroscientists, clinicians, psychologists, physiologists, and pharmacologists. Led by an internationally renowned editorial board, this important serial publishes both eclectic volumes made up of timely reviews and thematic volumes that focus on recent progress in a specific area of neurobiology research. This volume reviews existing theories and current research surrounding Axon Growth and Regeneration.
  • Leading authors review state-of-the-art in their field of investigation and provide their views and perspectives for future research
  • Chapters are extensively referenced to provide readers with a comprehensive list of resources on the topics covered
  • All chapters include comprehensive background information and are written in a clear form that is also accessible to the non-specialist
 

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Contents

Optic Nerve Disease and Axon Pathophysiology
1
Role of Electrical Activity of Neurons for Neuroprotection
19
Molecular Control of Axon Growth Insights from Comparative Gene Profiling and HighThroughput Screening
39
Gatekeeper Between Quiescence and Differentiation p53 in Axonal Outgrowth and Neurogenesis
71
CyclinDependent Kinase 5 in Axon Growth and Regeneration
91
Rho Signaling and Axon Regeneration
117
NeuronIntrinsic Inhibitors of Axon Regeneration PTEN and SOCS3
141
Subject Index
175
Contents of Recent Volumes
181
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