Molecular Embryology

Methods and Protocols

  • Paul T. Sharpe
  • Ivor Mason

Part of the METHODS IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY™ book series (MIMB, volume 461)

Table of contents

  1. Molecular Techniques

    1. Andrew Kent
      Pages 717-723
    2. Ivor Mason
      Pages 725-728
    3. Anthony Graham
      Pages 729-734
    4. Clive Dickson
      Pages 735-744
  2. Microscopy and Photography

    1. Richard J. T. Wingate
      Pages 747-771
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 773-798

About this book


In Molecular Embryology: Methods and Protocols, Second Edition, expert investigators provide a comprehensive guide to the cutting-edge methods used across the dramatically growing field of vertebrate molecular embryology. Time-tested techniques take advantage of the most commonly used vertebrate experimental models: murine embryos for their genetics, chick embryos for in vivo manipulation, zebrafish for mutagenesis, amphibian embryos, and nonvertebrate chordates. The second edition collects classic protocols which have become standard techniques in the laboratory and presents them in a complementary fashion with novel and emerging approaches, allowing researcher to become more familiar with commonly studied embryos used in biomedical research. Insightful to the experienced professional, Molecular Embryology: Methods and Protocols, Second Edition, presents cutting-edge findings of perhaps the greatest period in growth and productivity in the field of developmental biology.


Chick Embryos DNA Embryos Microarray Molecular Embryology Mouse Embryos Protein Zebrafish gene transfer genes genetics hybridization microscopy ontogenesis transcription

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul T. Sharpe
    • 1
  • Ivor Mason
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Craniofacial DevelopmentKing's College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.MRC Centre for Developmental NeurobiologyKing's College LondonLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2009
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-431-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60327-483-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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