Chapter 13. Eye Development

  1. Prof. Dr. Klaus Unsicker1 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Kerstin Krieglstein2
  1. Filippo Del Bene and
  2. Joachim Wittbrodt

Published Online: 19 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619689.ch13

Cell Signaling and Growth Factors in Development: From Molecules to Organogenesis

Cell Signaling and Growth Factors in Development: From Molecules to Organogenesis

How to Cite

Del Bene, F. and Wittbrodt, J. (2005) Eye Development, in Cell Signaling and Growth Factors in Development: From Molecules to Organogenesis (eds K. Unsicker and K. Krieglstein), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619689.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Heidelberg, Interdisciplinary Center for Neurosciences (IZN), Department of Neuroanatomy, Im Neuenheimer Feld 307, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Göttingen, Medical School, Department of Neuroanatomy, Kreuzbergring 36, 37075 Göttingen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527310340

Online ISBN: 9783527619689

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Keywords:

  • vertebrate eye development;
  • anterior neural plate;
  • medio-lateral separation;
  • neuroretina;
  • retinal cell

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Vertebrate Eye Development: An Overview

  • Patterning of the Anterior Neural Plate

  • Transcription Factors Function in the Establishment of Retinal Identity

  • Patterning of the Eye Field and its Medio-lateral Separation

  • Differentiation of Neuroretina and Pigmented Retinal Epithlium

  • Differentiation of Retinal Cell Types