Fly Models Of Human Diseases by Leslie PickFly Models Of Human Diseases by Leslie Pick

Fly Models Of Human Diseases

byLeslie Pick

Hardcover | January 5, 2017

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Fly Models of Human Diseasesprovides users with a comprehensive survey on fly models of human diseases in the field of developmental biology. It is ideal for researchers in animal and plant development, and for students and professionals working in a variety of fields related to the topic.

  • Covers all aspects of fly models of human diseases
  • Includes contributions from an International board of authors
  • Provides a comprehensive set of reviews, covering such topics as cell proliferation, cell differentiation, and biological significance
Leslie PIck, Entomology Department, University of Maryland, USA
Title:Fly Models Of Human DiseasesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:454 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:January 5, 2017Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128029048

ISBN - 13:9780128029046

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Table of Contents

  1. Fly Models of Human Diseases: Drosophila as a Model for Understanding Human Mitochondrial Mutations and Disease
  2. Aditya Sen and Rachel T. Cox

  3. Drosophilaas a Model for Human Diseases - Focus on Innate Immunity in Barrier Epithelia
  4. Peter Bergman, Shiva Seyedoleslami Esfahani and Ylva Engström

  5. Drosophila melanogasteras a Model of Muscle Degeneration Disorders
  6. Rebecca E. Kreipke, Young V. Kwon, Halyna R. Shcherbata and Hannele Ruohola-Baker

  7. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Pathogenesis Converges on Defects in Protein Homeostasis Associated with TDP-43 Mislocalization and Proteasome-Mediated Degradation Overload
  8. Guang Lin, Dongxue Mao and Hugo J. Bellen

  9. Mechanisms of Parkinson's Disease: Lessons fromDrosophila

    Victoria L. Hewitt and Alexander J. Whitworth

  10. Neurotoxicity Pathways inDrosophilaModels of the Polyglutamine Disorders
  11. Megan Krench and J. Troy Littleton

  12. AxGxE: Using Flies to Interrogate the Complex Etiology of Neurodegenerative Disease
  13. Christopher Burke, Kien Trinh, Vidya Nadar and Subhabrata Sanyal

  14. Unraveling the Neurobiology of Sleep and Sleep Disorders UsingDrosophila

    Leela Chakravarti, Emilia H. Moscato and Matthew S. Kayser

  15. Modeling Human Cancers inDrosophila

    Masahiro Sonoshita and Ross L. Cagan

  16. Stem-Cell-Based Tumorigenesis in AdultDrosophila

    Steven X. Hou and Shree Ram Singh

  17. TheDrosophilaAccessory Gland as a Model for Prostate Cancer and Other Pathologies
  18. Clive Wilson, Aaron Leiblich, Deborah C. I. Goberdhan and Freddie Hamdy

  19. Drosophila melanogasterModels of Galactosemia
  20. Jennifer M. I. Daenzer and Judith L Fridovich-Keil

  21. Drosophilaas a Model for Diabetes and Diseases of Insulin Resistance Patricia Graham and Leslie Pick