Chapter 19. Epigenetics of the Brain

  1. C. U. M. Smith

Published Online: 11 FEB 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0470857498.ch19

Elements of Molecular Neurobiology, Third Edition

Elements of Molecular Neurobiology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Smith, C. U. M. (2002) Epigenetics of the Brain, in Elements of Molecular Neurobiology, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470857498.ch19

Author Information

  1. Department of Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2003
  2. Published Print: 15 SEP 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470843536

Online ISBN: 9780470857496

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Origins of Neurons and Glia

  • Neural Stem Cells

  • Tracing Neuronal Lineages

  • Morphogenesis of Neurons

  • Morphogenesis of the Drosophila Compound Eye

  • Growth Cones

  • Pathfinding

  • Cell Adhesion Molecules (CAMS)

  • Growth Factors and Differential Survival

  • Morphopoietic Fields

  • Functional Sculpting

  • Conclusion