Fish Development and Genetics: The Zebrafish and Medaka Models

Front Cover
World Scientific, 2004 - Technology & Engineering - 675 pages
0 Reviews
The zebrafish is the most important fish model in developmental andgenetic analyses. This book contains 19 review articles covering abroad spectrum of topics, from development to genetic tools. Thecontents range from early development, the role of maternal factorsand gastrulation, to tissue differentiation and organogenesis, such asdevelopment of the organizer, notochord, floor plate, nervous system, somites, muscle, skeleton and endoderm
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Gastrulation in Zebrafish
39
Development of the Zebrafish Organizer and Notochord
87
Formation and Functions of the Floor Plate
121
Form and Function in the Zebrafish Nervous System
164
Development of the Primary Nervous System
185
Development and Function
216
A View from Fish
261
Vertebrate Somite Development Notch Signaling
294
Endoderm Formation in Zebrafish
424
Gene Knockdown Approaches Using
454
Transgenic Fish for Developmental Biology Studies
476
Cloning the Zebrafish
517
Applications of Transposable Elements in Fish
532
Evolution of the Zebrafish Genome
581
Medaka Genome Mapping for Functional Genomics
612
Medaka Embryonic Stem Cells
637

Molecular Regulation of Fish Muscle Development
339
Evolutionary
392

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 606 - RJ cDNA for the human /32-adrenergic receptor: a protein with multiple membrane-spanning domains and encoded by a gene whose chromosomal location is shared with that of the receptor for platelet-derived growth factor. Proc.

Bibliographic information