More Details about Germline Stem Cells

General Information  
Author(s)Steven X Hou and Shree Ram Singh
PublisherSPRINGER
ISBN9781603272131
Pages273
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMarch 2008

Description

In this comprehensive and cutting-edge book, leading experts explore the parameters that define germline stem cells and the mechanisms that regulate the cell behavior in order to better isolate, characterize and maintain them. The volume begins by providing protocols for germline stem cell identification and regulation in model organisms, and concludes with detailed chapters covering current techniques involving in vitro culture and the applications of the cells.