Atlas of Zebrafish Development by Robert Bryson-Richardson

By Robert Bryson-Richardson

Zebrafish are greatly thought of a great model system for vertebrate improvement. The embryo is obvious, thereby allowing visualization and use of labelling and transgenic ways. furthermore, as a result ease of inducing new mutations in zebrafish and similarity with the human genome, this organism can be used successfully for disorder stories. for instance, mutant zebrafish are being applied for trying out medicines that might wrestle quite a number human illnesses, from Alzheimer's and melanoma to kidney failure and congenital middle disorder. For the 1st time, this atlas presents the study neighborhood with a whole reference for zebrafish anatomy spanning the early embryo all of the method to adulthood.

The authors hire the means of optical projection tomography (OPT), and provide a sequence of sections in a number of planes from each one pattern. The contents are equipped by way of developmental levels, with over two hundred photographs that comprise annotations describing anatomical constructions correct to improvement. moreover, chapters characteristic explanatory textual content that highlights significant advancements within the zebrafish in the course of every one stage.

  • Provides the 1st complete anatomical source that covers all areas of zebrafish anatomy from the larval interval to adulthood
  • The over 2 hundred pictures comprise explanatory notes
  • Each bankruptcy encompasses a concise description of key anatomical gains that think about zebrafish development
  • Despite a long time of use as a version procedure, previously there hasn't ever been a consultant to zebrafish on the larval stage
  • The book's site includes a database of over 10k sections from diverse areas in addition to 3D photos which are interactive

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Optic chiasm 3. lens 4. heart 5. yolk 6. yolk extension 7. gill arches 8. hypothalamus 9. optic cup 10. 54 4 3 1 1. olfactory bulb 2. optic chiasm 3. heart 4. yolk 5. optic cup 6. forebrain ventricle 7. 60 5 13 13 5 16 15 12 14 1. 2. 3. 4. forebrain ventricle tectal ventricle tegmentum optic tectum 5. 6. 7. 8. fourth ventricle olfactory bulb optic cup lens 9. 10. 11. 12. anterior commissure hypothalamus cerebellum heart 13. 14. 15. 16. 66 10 9 10 6 6 9 11 2 1. fourth ventricle 2. yolk 3. otic vesicle 2 4.

9. 10. 7 8 11 22 10 9 13 18 19 16 15 4 medulla oblongata swim bladder vertical myoseptum spinal cord notochord 12 14 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. myotome gut yolk extension yolk gill arches 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. ceratohyal hypophysis palatoquadrate cartilage optic chiasm anterior commissure 21. pallium 22. 18 23 27 26 4 23 12 25 15 24 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. epiphysis optic tectum cerebellum medulla oblongata swim bladder neuromasts 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 11 7 14 myotome horizontal myoseptum vertical myoseptum spinal cord notochord yolk extension 13.

18. 19. 20. epiphysis telencephalon hypothalamus optic ganglion pancreas 21. horizontal myoseptum 22. 12 5 4 2 3 24 1 21 6 12 epiphysis telencephalon optic tectum hypothalamus cerebellum 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 8 10 13 20 25 16 17 18 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 22 7 medulla oblongata swim bladder notochord vertical myoseptum myotome 15 13 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. horizontal myoseptum yolk extension gut pancreas yolk 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. heart gill arches ceratohyal basihyal optic chiasm 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 15 3 5 6 21 1 20 1.

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