Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Biomedical Sciences - Neuroscience | Neuroscience Databases - A Practical Guide

Neuroscience Databases

A Practical Guide

Kötter, Rolf (Ed.)

2003, XVIII, 310 p.

Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$109.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-4615-1079-6

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Hardcover
Information

Hardcover version

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$179.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-4020-7165-2

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

Softcover
Information

Softcover (also known as softback) version.

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$148.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-4613-5384-3

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

Neuroscience Databases: A Practical Guide is the first book providing a comprehensive overview of these increasingly important databases. This volume makes the results of the Human Genome Project and other recent large-scale initiatives in the neurosciences available to a wider community. It extends the scope of bioinformatics from the molecular to the cellular, microcircuitry and systems levels, dealing for the first time with complex neuroscientific issues and leading the way to a new culture of data sharing and data mining necessary to successfully tackle neuroscience questions.
Aimed at the novice user who wants to access the data, it provides clear and concise instructions on how to download the available data sets and how to use the software with a minimum of technical detail with most chapters written by the database creators themselves.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » bioinformatics - data mining - database - databases - evaluation - information - neurons - neuroscience - software tools

Related subjects » Database Management & Information Retrieval - Neurology - Neuroscience - Science Education - Security and Cryptology

Table of contents 

Contributors. Acknowledgements. Preface. 1. Neuroinformatics for C. elegans: Relating Mind and Body in Wormbase; Nansheng Chen, et al. 2. A Gene Expression Map of the Mouse Brain. Genepaint.org - A Database of Gene Expression Patterns; A. Visel, et al. 3. Databases for the Functional Analyses of Olfactory Receptors; C.J. Crasto, et al. 4. Construction of a Protein-Protein Interaction Database (PPID) for Synaptic Biology; H. Husi, S.G.N. Grant. 5. Modeling the Dynamics of Second Messenger Pathways; K.T. Blackwell, J.H. Kotaleski. 6. Web-Based Neuronal Archives. Neuronal Morphometric and Electrotonic Analysis; D.A. Turner, et al. 7. ModelDB: A Resource for Neuronal and Network Modeling; A.P. Davison, et al. 8. CoCoDat: Collation of Cortical Data on Neurons and Microcircuitry. Systematic Storage and Retrieval of Experimental Data for Biophysically Realistic Modeling; J.D. Johnsen, et al. 9. Computer Models and Analysis Tools for Neural Microcircuits; T. Natschläger, et al. 10. A Practical Guide to Information Analysis of Spike Trains; G. Pola, et al. 11. An Introduction to CoCoMac-Online. The Online-Interface of the Primate Connectivity Database CoCoMac; L. Kamper, et al. 12. Graph Theory Methods for the Analysis of Neural Connectivity Patterns; O. Sporns. 13. The PUPS-MOSIX Environment: A Homeostatic Environment for Neuro- and Bio-informatic Applications; M.A. O'Neill, et al. 14. The NeuroHomology Database: An Online-KMS for Handling and Evaluation of the Neurobiological Information; M. Bota, M.A. Arbib. 15. The fMRI Data Center: Software Tools for Neuroimaging Data Management,Inspection, and Sharing; J.D. Van Horn, et al. 16. Statistical Parametric Mapping; K.J. Friston. 17. The Brain Positioning Software; V. Schmitt, et al. 18. BrainInfo. An Online Interactive Brain Atlas and Nomenclature; D.M. Bowden, M. Dubach. 19. Federation of Brain Data through Knowledge-guided Mediation; M.E. Martone, et al. 20. Facilitating Data and Software Sharing in the Neurosciences &endash; A Neuroinformatics Portal; R. Ritz, et al. Index.

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Neurosciences.