The previous editions of The Rat Nervous System were indispensable guides for those working on the rat and mouse as experimental models. The fourth edition enhances this tradition, providing the latest information in the very active field of research on the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system. The structure, connections, and function are explained in exquisite detail, making this an essential book for any graduate student or scientist working on the rat or mouse nervous system. Completely revised and updated content throughout, with entirely new chapters added Beautifully illustrated so that even difficult concepts are rendered comprehensible Provides a fundamental analysis of the anatomy of all areas of the central and peripheral nervous systems, as well as an introduction to their functions Appeals to researchers working on other species, including humansSubstantial projections exist to the lateral and medial cerebellar nuclei and the group Y. In the rat the secondary ... Injections in the nodulus, presumably, label primary and secondary vestibulocerebellar mossy fiber collaterals that terminate in a ... and sensory fore- and hindlimb areas overlap, whereas the sensory and motor face areas are fairly well separated. The distribution of these and other corticopontine projections are also shown in the diagram of serial transverse sectionsanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rat Nervous System|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2014-07-01|