Neural Cell Transplantation

Methods and Protocols

  • David Gordon
  • Neil J. Scolding

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology™ book series (MIMB, volume 549)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introductory Reviews

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mahendra S. Rao, Mohan C. Vemuri
      Pages 3-16
    3. C.M. Rice, N.J. Scolding
      Pages 17-32
    4. Claire M. Kelly, O.J. Handley, A.E. Rosser
      Pages 33-47
  3. Practical/Methodological Chapters

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 50-50
    2. Maya N. Hatch, Gabriel Nistor, Hans S. Keirstead
      Pages 59-75
    3. David Gordon, Neil J. Scolding
      Pages 103-118
    4. Jennifer D. Newcomb, Alison E. Willing, Paul R. Sanberg
      Pages 119-136
    5. Wendy Phillips, Andrew Michell, Harald Pruess, Roger A. Barker
      Pages 137-155
    6. Roberto Furlan, Carmela Cuomo, Gianvito Martino
      Pages 157-173
    7. Masanori Sasaki, Osamu Honmou, Jeffery D. Kocsis
      Pages 187-195
    8. Eva Syková, Pavla Jendelová, Vít Herynek
      Pages 197-215
    9. Stephen Kelly, Maeve Caldwell, Matthew P. Keasey, Jessica A. Cooke, James B. Uney
      Pages 217-230
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 247-253

About this book


In the dramatic and rapidly developing field of neural transplantation for CNS repair, the most powerful contributor has been the vital research focusing on stem cells. In Neural Cell Transplantation: Methods and Protocols, leading experts in the field examine tried-and-true laboratory techniques in order to supply scientists with a firm foundation upon which further advancements can be based. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology™ series format, the chapters of this volume include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible protocols, and Notes sections, which examine tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.

Cutting-edge and easy to use, Neural Cell Transplantation: Methods and Protocols provides the most thorough and essential protocols that will allow new generations of neuroscientists to enter and contribute to this uniquely inspiring field.


Embryonic stem cells Neurodegenerative diseases biology brain cell cell culture molecular biology neural stem cells stem cell stem cells transplantation

Editors and affiliations

  • David Gordon
  • Neil J. Scolding

There are no affiliations available

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2009
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60327-930-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60327-931-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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