Mouse Retinal Phenotyping

Methods and Protocols

  • Naoyuki¬†Tanimoto

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1753)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jan Kremers, Naoyuki Tanimoto
      Pages 27-40
    3. Akiko Maeda, Tadao Maeda
      Pages 41-59
  3. Outer to Mid-Retina

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Bhubanananda Sahu, Akiko Maeda
      Pages 89-102
    3. Clint L. Makino, Teresa Duda, Alexandre Pertzev, Rameshwar K. Sharma
      Pages 129-158
    4. Katharina Dannhausen, Khalid Rashid, Thomas Langmann
      Pages 159-166
    5. Arlene A. Hirano, Xue Liu, Nicholas C. Brecha, Steven Barnes
      Pages 179-189
    6. Naoyuki Tanimoto, Mathias W. Seeliger
      Pages 191-202
    7. Johan Pahlberg, Anurima Majumder, Nikolai O. Artemyev
      Pages 203-216
    8. Chase B. Hellmer, Tomomi Ichinose
      Pages 217-233
  4. Mid- To Inner Retina

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235

About this book


The aim of this volume is to provide a wide range of techniques and aspects of mouse retinal phenotyping and characterization. Chapters guide readers through morphological and functional properties of the mouse retina and techniques for the analysis of outer to mid-retina and mid- to inner retina. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.


Authoritative and cutting-edge, Mouse Retinal Phenotyping: Methods and Protocols aims to ensure successful results in the further study of this vital field. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Naoyuki¬†Tanimoto
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity Hospital Schleswig-HolsteinKielGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-7719-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-7720-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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