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Title Neural crest induction and differentiation / edited by Jean-Pierre Saint-Jeannet
Published New York, N.Y. : Springer Science+Business Media ; Georgetown, Tex. : Landes Bioscience/, ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xx, 248) : illustrations (some color)
Series Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 589
Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 589
Contents Neural crest cells and the community of plan for craniofacial development : historical debates and current perspectives / Drew M. Noden and Richard A. Schneider -- Neural crest inducing signals / Martin L. Basch and Marianne Bronner-Fraser -- Transcriptional regulation at the neural plate border / Thomas D. Sargent -- Neural crest delamination and migration : integrating regulations of cell interactions, locomotion, survival and fate / Jean-Loup Duband -- Neural crest cell plasticity : size matters / Lisa L. Sandell and Paul A. Trainor
The contribution of the neural crest to the vertebrate body / Elisabeth Dupin, Sophie Creuzet, and Nicole M. Le Douarin -- Cranial neural crest and development of the head skeleton / Robert D. Knight and Thomas F. Schilling -- Neural crest contribution to the cardiovascular system / Christopher B. Brown and H. Scott Baldwin -- The genetic regulation of pigment cell development / Debra L. Silver, Ling Hou, and William J. Pavan -- Specification of sensory neuron cell fate from the neural crest / David W. Raible and Josette M. Ungos
Neural crest and the development of the enteric nervous system / Richard B. Anderson, Donald F. Newgreen, and Heather M. Young -- Growth factors regulating neural crest cell fate decisions / Lukas Sommer -- Neural crest stem cells / Lu Teng and Patricia A. Labosky -- Molecular bases of human neurocristopathies / Heather C. Etchevers, Jeanne Amiel, and Stanislas Lyonnet -- Evolution of the neural crest / Alejandro Barrallo-Gimeno and M. Angela Nieto
Summary Discusses various aspects of modern neural crest biology from its evolutionary significance, to its specification, migration, plasticity and contribution to multiple lineages of the vertebrate body, to the pathologies associated with abnormal neural crest development and function
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
In Springer e-books
Subject Neural crest.
Neural Crest -- embryology
Embryonic Induction
Neural Crest -- growth & development
Neural Crest
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Developmental Biology.
Neural Crest -- embryology.
Embryonic Induction.
Neural Crest -- growth & development.
Crête neurale.
Neural crest.
Sciences de la vie.
Neural crest
Form Electronic book
Author Saint-Jeannet, Jean-Pierre
ISBN 0387351361