Springer Protocols Handbooks

Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries II

Injury and Mechanistic Assessments, Volume 2

Editors: Chen, J., Xu, X.-M., Xu, Z.C., Zhang, J.H. (Eds.)

  • Presents the material in a disease/disorder oriented manner for convenient reference
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The successful previous volume on this topic provided a detailed benchwork manual for the most commonly used animal models of acute neurological injuries including cerebral ischemia, hemorrhage, vasospasm, and traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries.  Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries II: Injury and Mechanistic Assessments aims to collect chapters on assessing these disorders from cells and molecules to behavior and imaging. These comprehensive assessments are the key for understanding disease mechanisms as well as developing novel therapeutic strategies to ameliorate or even prevent damages to the nervous system.  Volume 2 examines global cerebral ischemia, focal cerebral ischemia, and neonatal hypoxia-ischemia, as well as intensive sections covering traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury.  Designed to provide both expert guidance and step-by-step procedures, chapters serve to increase understanding in what, why, when, where, and how a particular assessment is used.

 

Accessible and essential, Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries II: Injury and Mechanistic Assessments will be useful for trainees or beginners in their assessments of acute neurological injuries, for experienced scientists from other research fields who are interested in either switching fields or exploring new opportunities, and for established scientists within the field who wish to employ new assessments.

Reviews

“This an atlas-text ‘protocols’ step by step explanation of animal cerebral ischemia, brain trauma, & spinal cord injury. … I recommend this book for ischemia and trauma students and physiology students.” (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, October, 2015)


Table of contents (52 chapters)

  • Introduction (Parts I–III)

    Stetler, R. Anne (et al.)

    Pages 1-3

  • Morphological Assessments of Global Cerebral Ischemia: Viable Cells

    Li, Peiying

    Pages 7-17

  • Morphological Assessments of Global Cerebral Ischemia: Degenerated Cells

    Li, Peiying

    Pages 19-28

  • Morphological Assessments of Global Cerebral Ischemia: Electron Microscopy

    Balan, Irina S. (et al.)

    Pages 29-46

  • Biochemical and Molecular Biological Assessments of Global Cerebral Ischemia: mRNA

    Stetler, R. Anne (et al.)

    Pages 47-59

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eBook $159.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $209.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-61779-781-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Animal Models of Acute Neurological Injuries II
Book Subtitle
Injury and Mechanistic Assessments, Volume 2
Editors
  • Jun Chen
  • Xiao-Ming Xu
  • Zao C. Xu
  • John H. Zhang
Series Title
Springer Protocols Handbooks
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-61779-782-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-61779-782-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-61779-781-1
Series ISSN
1949-2448
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 718
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