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Title Eye, retina, and visual system of the mouse / edited by Leo M. Chalupa and Robert W. Williams
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 754 pages, 48 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Evolutionary history of the genus Mus / Priscilla K. Tucker -- Visual and other sensory abilities of mice and their influence on behavioral measures of cognitive function / Aimée A. Wong and Richard E. Brown -- Comparative survey of the mammalian visual system with reference to the mouse / Catherine A. Leamey, Dario A. Protti and Bogdan Dreher -- Survey of the research opportunities afforded by genetic variation in the mouse visual system / Lawrence H. Pinto and John B. Troy -- The mouse as a model for myopia, and optics of its eye / Frank Schaeffel -- Characteristics and applications of mouse eye movements / John S. Stahl -- Measuring vision in the awake behaving mouse / Glen T. Prusky and Robert M. Douglas -- Electroretinographic correlates of normal and abnormal retinal ganglion cell activity / Vittorio Porciatti -- Aqueous humor dynamics and trabecular meshwork / Ernst R. Tamm and Antonia Kellenberger -- Recent advances in the investigation of mouse cone photoreceptors / Arkady Lyubarsky [and others] -- Mosaic architecture of the mouse retina / Benjamin E. Reese -- Synaptic organization of the mouse retina / Enrica Strettoi -- Distribution and functional roles of neuronal gap junctions in the mouse retina / Stewart A. Bloomfield and Béla Völgyi -- Neurotransmission in the mouse retina / Maureen A. McCall, Neal S. Peachey and Ronald G. Gregg -- Morphological, functional, and developmental properties of mouse retinal ganglion cells / Julie L. Coombs and Leo M. Chalupa -- The lamina cribrosa region and optic nerve of the mouse / Christian-Albrecht May -- Photoentrainment of the circadian oscillator / Satchidananda Panda -- Physiology of the mouse dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus / Matthew S. Grubb -- Superior colliculus and saccade generation in mice / Tomoya Sakatani and Tadashi Isa -- Interconnections of visual cortical areas in the mouse / Andreas Burkhalter and Quanxin Wang -- Chronology of development of the mouse visual system : comparisons with human development / Barbara L. Finlay and Barbara Clancy -- Developmental studies of the mouse lens : past, present, and future / Michael L. Robinson -- Development of the retinal vasculature and the effects of high oxygen (retinopathy of prematurity) / Michael R. Powers -- Specification, histogenesis, and photoreceptor development in the mouse retina / Deepak Lamba [and others] -- Rb and the control of retinal development / Michael A. Dyer -- Gene regulatory networks and retinal ganglion cell development / Xiuqian Mu and William H. Klein -- Cell death in the mouse retina / Lucia Galli-Resta and Maria Cristina Cenni -- The function of the retina prior to vision : the phenomenon of retinal waves and retinotopic refinement / Marla B. Feller and Aaron G. Blankenship -- On and Off pathways in the mouse retina and the role of stimulation / Ning Tian -- Retinoic acid function in central visual pathways / Ursula C. Drager, Tuanlian Luo and Elisabeth Wagner -- Intraretinal axon guidance / Lynda Erskine and Hannah Thompson -- Early development of the optic stalk, chiasm, and astrocytes / Timothy J. Petros and Carol A. Mason -- Axon growth and regeneration of retinal ganglion cells / Jeffrey L. Goldberg -- Development of the retinogeniculate pathway / William Guido -- Developmental synaptic remodeling : insights from the mouse retinogeniculate synapse / Chinfei Chen -- Ocular dominance plasticity / Mark Hübener, Sonja B. Hofer and Thomas D. Mrsic-Flogel -- Environmental enrichment and visual system plasticity / Alessandro Sale, Nicoletta Berardi and Lamberto Maffei -- Bidirectional experience-dependent plasticity in primary visual cortex / Mikhail Y. Frenkel and Mark F. Bear -- Mouse models : a key system in revolutionizing the understanding of glaucoma / Gareth R. Howell, Jeffrey K. Marchant and Simon W.M. John -- Cataract genetics / Jochen Graw -- Mouse models of infectious eye diseases / Linda D. Hazlett -- Mouse models of autoimmune and immune-mediated uveitis / Rachel R. Caspi -- Mouse models of Norrie disease / Wolfgang Berger -- The lipofuscin of retinal pigment epithelial cells : learning from mouse models of retinal disease / Janet R. Sparrow [and others] -- Studies of diabetic retinopathy using mice / Rose A. Gubitosi-Klug and Timothy S. Kern -- Roles of oxygen in the stability of photoreceptors : evidence from mouse and other models of human disease / Jonathan Stone and Krisztina Valter -- Complex genetics of photoreceptor light damage / Michael Danciger -- Age-related eye diseases / Bo Chang -- New genetic technologies for studying the morphology, physiology, and development of mouse retinal neurons / Tudor C. Badea and Jeremy Nathans -- Adenoassociated virus gene therapy in mouse models of retinal degeneration / Shannon E. Boye, Sanford L. Boye and William W. Hauswirth -- Delivery of plasmids into the visual system using electroporation / Takahiko Matsuda and Constance L. Cepko -- Genetic knockouts in ophthalmic research and drug discovery / Dennis S. Rice -- Beyond positional cloning of single gene mutations : use of mouse models to examine allelic variance and to identify genetic modifiers / Patsy M. Nishina and Juergen K. Naggert -- The mouse eye transcriptome : cellular signatures, molecular networks, and candidate genes for human disease / Eldon E. Geisert and Robert W. Williams -- Mouse models, microarrays, and genetic networks in retinal development and degenerative disease / Sunil K. Parapuram and Anand Swaroop -- Retinal vascular and retinal pigment epithelium gene expression / Michael I. Dorrell and Martin Friedlander -- Gene expression in cornea and lens / Shivalingappa K. Swamynathan and Joram Piatigorsky -- Proteomics of the mouse lens / Wolfgang Hoehenwarter and Peter R. Jungblut -- Genetic and proteomic analyses of the mouse visual cycle / John C. Saari and John W. Crabb
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Eye.
Mice -- Sense organs.
Visual pathways.
Form Electronic book
Author Chalupa, Leo M.
Williams, Robert W., 1952-
LC no. 2007047445
ISBN 0262270137 (electronic bk.)
9780262270137 (electronic bk.)