2010

Perspectives of Stem Cells

From tools for studying mechanisms of neuronal differentiation towards therapy

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ISBN: 978-90-481-3374-1 (Print) 978-90-481-3375-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-10

    Neural Induction

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    Pages 11-33

    Neurogenesis: A Change of Paradigms

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    Pages 35-45

    Neurogenesis in the Olfactory Epithelium

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    Pages 47-58

    Cell Diversification During Neural Crest Ontogeny: The Neural Crest Stem Cells

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    Pages 59-72

    Intermediate Filament Expression in Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells and Early Embryos

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    Pages 73-86

    Aneuploidy in Embryonic Stem Cells

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    Pages 87-96

    Retrotransposition and Neuronal Diversity

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    Pages 97-114

    Directing Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells into Distinct Neuronal Subtypes

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    Pages 115-134

    Neurotransmitters as Main Players in the Neural Differentiation and Fate Determination Game

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    Pages 135-143

    Rhythmic Expression of Notch Signaling in Neural Progenitor Cells

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    Pages 145-170

    Neuron-Astroglial Interactions in Cell Fate Commitment in the Central Nervous System

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    Pages 171-189

    The Origin of Microglia and the Development of the Brain

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    Pages 191-230

    Tissue Biology of Proliferation and Cell Death Among Retinal Progenitor Cells

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    Pages 231-243

    Potential Application of Very Small Embryonic Like (VSEL) Stem Cells in Neural Regeneration

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    Pages 245-254

    Embryonic Stem Cell Transplantation for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease

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    Pages 255-270

    Functional Multipotency of Neural Stem Cells and Its Therapeutic Implications

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 271-284

    Dual Roles of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Spinal Cord Injury: Cell Replacement Therapy and as a Model System to Understand Axonal Repair

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 285-290