Neuromethods

Optogenetics: A Roadmap

Editors: Stroh, Albrecht (Ed.)

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This volume focuses on the optogenetics workflow, and covers topics on viral vectors, targeting strategies, choice on opsins, animal models and readouts, and applications in systems neuroscience. This book shows readers how to identify the critical aspects of each methodological step, and how to determine the necessary level of complexity to address the particular research question. In Neuromethods series style, chapters include the kind of detail and key advice from the specialists needed to get successful results in your laboratory.
Comprehensive and cutting-edge, Optogenetics: A Roadmap is a valuable guide for both the optogenetics novices and the experts.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Selection of Viral Vectors for Optogenetic Studies

    Thompson, Kimberly R. (et al.)

    Pages 1-23

  • Cell Type-Specific Targeting Strategies for Optogenetics

    Yizhar, Ofer (et al.)

    Pages 25-42

  • Molecular Engineering of Channelrhodopsins for Enhanced Control over the Nervous System

    Berndt, André

    Pages 43-62

  • Optogenetic Control of Intracellular Signaling: Class II Opsins

    Ellwardt, Erik (et al.)

    Pages 63-73

  • Optogenetics in Stem Cell Research: Focus on the Central Nervous System

    Boltze, Johannes (et al.)

    Pages 75-87

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Optogenetics: A Roadmap
Editors
  • Albrecht Stroh
Series Title
Neuromethods
Series Volume
133
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-7417-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-7417-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-7415-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-8479-4
Series ISSN
0893-2336
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 302
Number of Illustrations
3 b/w illustrations, 63 illustrations in colour
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