The product of perhaps the most important research meeting in the field, this essential text outlines all the latest research in retinal degeneration. Culled from the proceedings of the International Symposium on the subject, the topics in this volume explore the etiology, cellular mechanisms, epidemiology, models and potential therapeutic measures for the blinding diseases of retinitis pigmentosa and age-related macular degeneration. A must-read for researchers in the field.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Number of pages: 424
Weight: 936 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 25 mm
Edition: 2008 ed.
From the reviews:
"This edited book is the proceedings of the symposium on Retinal Degeneration ... . The purpose is to disseminate the latest research findings in the field of retinal degenerations from the symposium participants ... . The book is written for scientists and trainees in the field of retinal degenerations. The editors are experts in this field and many of the chapter authors are experts in their respective areas. ... This is a must-have reference for the shelf of scientists interested in retinal degeneration." (Artur V Cideciyan, Doody's Review Service, April, 2008)