In Vivo Models of Inflammation

Volume I

ISBN: 978-3-7643-7519-5 (Print) 978-3-7643-7520-1 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-34

    Rat models of arthritis: Similarities, differences, advantages, and disadvantages in the identification of novel therapeutics

  3. Chapter

    Pages 35-63

    Murine collagen induced arthritis

  4. Chapter

    Pages 65-82

    Use of animal models of osteoarthritis in the evaluation of potential new therapeutic agents

  5. Chapter

    Pages 83-102

    Models of inflammatory processes in cancer

  6. Chapter

    Pages 103-123

    Advances in stem cell research: use of stem cells in animal models of muscular dystrophy

  7. Chapter

    Pages 125-137

    Gene transfer technology

  8. Chapter

    Pages 139-154


  9. Chapter

    Pages 155-176

    Nanotechnology: Towards the detection and treatment of inflammatory diseases

  10. Chapter

    Pages 177-186

    UK legislation of in vivo aspects in inflammation research

  11. Chapter

    Pages 187-191

    Japanese guidelines and regulations for scientific and ethical animal experimentation

  12. Chapter

    Pages 193-202

    United States guidelines and regulations in animal experimentation

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 203-210