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By Robert Bryson-Richardson

ISBN-10: 0123740169

ISBN-13: 9780123740168

Zebrafish are largely thought of a good model system for vertebrate improvement. The embryo is obvious, thereby permitting visualization and use of labelling and transgenic methods. additionally, as a result of ease of inducing new mutations in zebrafish and similarity with the human genome, this organism can be utilized successfully for disorder experiences. for instance, mutant zebrafish are being applied for trying out medications that would wrestle various human ailments, from Alzheimer's and melanoma to kidney failure and congenital middle sickness. For the 1st time, this atlas presents the examine neighborhood with an entire reference for zebrafish anatomy spanning the early embryo the entire method to adulthood.

The authors hire the means of optical projection tomography (OPT), and supply a chain of sections in a number of planes from every one pattern. The contents are equipped via developmental phases, with over two hundred photographs that include annotations describing anatomical constructions appropriate to improvement. furthermore, chapters function explanatory textual content that highlights significant advancements within the zebrafish in the course of each one stage.

  • Provides the 1st accomplished anatomical source that covers all areas of zebrafish anatomy from the larval interval to adulthood
  • The over 2 hundred photographs comprise explanatory notes
  • Each bankruptcy features a concise description of key anatomical positive aspects that think about zebrafish development
  • Despite decades of use as a version process, previously there hasn't ever been a consultant to zebrafish on the larval stage
  • The book's web site features a database of over 10k sections from various areas in addition to 3D pictures which are interactive

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Pallium 22. 18 23 27 26 4 23 12 25 15 24 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. epiphysis optic tectum cerebellum medulla oblongata swim bladder neuromasts 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 11 7 14 myotome horizontal myoseptum vertical myoseptum spinal cord notochord yolk extension 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. gut yolk gill arches ceratohyal hypothalamus palatoquadrate cartilage 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. optic chiasm anterior commissure olfactory bulb pallium otic vesicle liver 25. hyosymplectic cartilage 26. cranial nerve II 27. 21 6 1 5 4 14 11 13 12 1.

Notochord 4. 81 4 1 2 1. myotome 1 4 2 2. yolk extension 3. notochord 4. 3 1 6 4 3 2 1. myotome 2. yolk 3. lens Atlas of Zebrafish Development. 00005-4 © 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. 4. optic cup 5. neuromasts 6. 6 8 2 1 3 9 4 7 6 5 1. pectoral fin bud 2. myotome 3. notochord 4. yolk extension 5. yolk 6. lens 7. optic cup 8. gill arches 9. 9 14 13 2 12 1 3 7 6 8 9 15 11 10 1. optic tectum 2. medulla oblongata 3. otic vesicle 4. gill arches 5. pectoral fin bud 6. myotome 7. notochord 8.

Fourth ventricle 5. medulla oblongata 6. liver 7. myotome 8. yolk 9. heart 10. hypothalamus 11. anterior commissure 12. forebrain ventricle 13. 24 2 1 3 7 8 5 4 1. optic tectum 2. cerebellum 3. medulla oblongata 4. yolk 5. optic cup 6. olfactory epithelium 7. otic vesicle 8. 27 5 4 3 1. otic vesicle 2. pectoral fin bud 3. yolk 4. optic cup 5. 30 1 3 6 5 4 1. medulla oblongata 2. median fin fold 3. cerebellum 4. fourth ventricle 5. spinal cord 6. 33 6 1 2 5 1. cerebellum 2. medulla oblongata 3 4 7 3.

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