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By Robert Bryson-Richardson

ISBN-10: 0123740169

ISBN-13: 9780123740168

Zebrafish are largely thought of a superb model system for vertebrate improvement. The embryo is obvious, thereby allowing visualization and use of labelling and transgenic ways. in addition, as a result ease of inducing new mutations in zebrafish and similarity with the human genome, this organism can be used successfully for affliction reports. for instance, mutant zebrafish are being applied for checking out medicines that might strive against a number human illnesses, from Alzheimer's and melanoma to kidney failure and congenital middle sickness. For the 1st time, this atlas offers the study group with a whole reference for zebrafish anatomy spanning the early embryo all of the option to adulthood.

The authors hire the means of optical projection tomography (OPT), and provide a sequence of sections in a number of planes from every one pattern. The contents are geared up through developmental phases, with over two hundred photographs that comprise annotations describing anatomical constructions correct to improvement. moreover, chapters function explanatory textual content that highlights significant advancements within the zebrafish in the course of every 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 gains that consider zebrafish development
  • Despite decades of use as a version method, beforehand there hasn't ever been a consultant to zebrafish on the larval stage
  • The book's web site encompasses a database of over 10k sections from diverse areas in addition to 3D pictures which are interactive

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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. spinal cord 9. yolk extension 10.

Spinal cord 10. yolk extension 11. yolk 12. optic cup 13. anterior commissure 14. forebrain ventricle 15. vertical myoseptum 16. heart 17. 15 4 1 5 2 14 6 7 8 13 12 11 10 9 1. optic tectum 2. tegmentum 3. cerebellum 4. fourth ventricle 5. medulla oblongata 6. notochord 7. spinal cord 8. myotome 9. yolk 10. heart 11. hypothalamus 12. anterior commissure 13. forebrain ventricle 14. 18 3 12 2 1 4 5 11 10 9 8 7 6 1. tegmentum 2. fourth ventricle 3. medulla oblongata 4. liver 5. myotome 6. yolk 7. heart 8.

Tegmentum 3. cerebellum 4. fourth ventricle 5. medulla oblongata 6. notochord 7. spinal cord 8. myotome 9. yolk 10. heart 11. hypothalamus 12. anterior commissure 13. forebrain ventricle 14. 18 3 12 2 1 4 5 11 10 9 8 7 6 1. tegmentum 2. fourth ventricle 3. medulla oblongata 4. liver 5. myotome 6. yolk 7. heart 8. hypothalamus 9. anterior commissure 10. forebrain ventricle 11. optic tectum 12. 21 3 5 1 12 13 8 1. optic tectum 2. tegmentum 3. cerebellum 4. fourth ventricle 5. medulla oblongata 6.

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