Genome Editing in Neurosciences

by Rudolf Jaenisch, Feng Zhang, Fred Gage

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Book Description

Innovations in molecular biology are allowing neuroscientists to study the brain with unprecedented resolution, from the level of single molecules to integrated gene circuits. Chief among these innovations is the CRISPR-Cas genome editing technology, which has the precision and scalability to tackle the complexity of the brain. This Colloque Médecine et Recherche has brought together experts from around the world that are applying genome editing to address important challenges in neuroscience, including basic biology in model organisms that has the power to reveal systems-level insight into how the nervous system develops and functions as well as research focused on understanding and treating human neurological disorders.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Genome Editing in Neurosciences ebook for free in PDF format (2.6 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Medical
Publisher
Springer
Published
2017
Pages
129
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319601915
ISBN10
3319601911
ISBN13 Digital
9783319601922
ISBN10 Digital
331960192X
PDF Size
2.6 MB
License
CC BY

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