Monoclonal Antibodies as Molecular Probes of the Nervous System

  • Colin J. Barnstable


The central nervous system (CNS) has been studied intensively using anatomic and electrophysiological methods such that an overall concept of the structure and function of the various neural cell types has been obtained. In spite of the large body of information about the CNS, the molecular differences among the different subclasses of neural cells and the ways in which these differences account for the observed differences in morphology and synaptic interactions are understood poorly if at all.


Ganglion Cell Outer Segment Bipolar Cell Amacrine Cell Plexiform Layer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Colin J. Barnstable
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of NeurobiologyRockefeller UniversityNew YorkUSA

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