Neural Development and Stem Cells


ISBN: 978-1-58829-481-4 (Print) 978-1-59259-914-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-28

    Defining Neural Stem Cells and Their Role in Normal Development of the Nervous System

  3. Chapter

    Pages 29-47

    Neural Stem Cells in the Adult Brain

  4. Chapter

    Pages 49-65

    Cellular and Molecular Properties of Multipotent Neural Stem Cells Throughout Ontogeny

  5. Chapter

    Pages 67-95

    Multipotent Stem Cells in the Embryonic Nervous System

  6. Chapter

    Pages 97-122

    Regulation of Neural Stem Cell Death

  7. Chapter

    Pages 123-142

    Neuronal Progenitor Cells of the Mammalian Neonatal Anterior Subventricular Zone

  8. Chapter

    Pages 143-188

    Glial Restricted Precursors

  9. Chapter

    Pages 189-217

    PNS Precursor Cells in Development and Cancer

  10. Chapter

    Pages 219-233

    Stem Cells of the Adult Olfactory Epithelium

  11. Chapter

    Pages 235-247

    Retinal Stem Cells

  12. Chapter

    Pages 249-265

    Transdifferentiation in the Nervous System

  13. Chapter

    Pages 267-297

    Neural Progenitor Cells of the Adult Human Brain

  14. Chapter

    Pages 299-341

    Embryonic Stem Cells and Neurogenesis

  15. Chapter

    Pages 343-369

    Mobilization of Neural Precursors in the Adult Central Nervous System

  16. Chapter

    Pages 371-419

    Neural Stem Cells and Transplant Therapy

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 421-454