First Published in 1987, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide into methods and techniques used in Neurobiology. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Neurobiologists, and other practitioners in their respective fields.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction. 2. Bioassays. 3. Radioreceptor Assays. 4. Neurotransmitters and Neurotransmitter Enzyme Assays. 5. Generating Monoclonal Antibodies. 6. Immunocytochemical Staining for Light Microscopy. 7. Purification of PNS Factors. 8. In Vitro Techniques for the Investigation of Trophic Factors Active on CNS Neurons. 9. The Use of Primary Oligodendrocyte and Astrocyte Cultures to Study Glial Growth Factors. Index.
J. Regino Perez-Polo, Ph.D., is Professor of Human Biological Chemistry and Genetics and Adjunct Member of the Marine Biological Institute at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas.