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Guidance of Chick Retinal Axons in Vitro

  • Jochen Walter
  • Friedrich Bonhoeffer
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 200)


To understand the mechanism of axonal guidance, the behavior of growing axons has been studied in several in vitro systems (Gundersen and Barrett, 1979; Lumsden and Davies, 1983; Kapfhammer et al., 1986; for review see Bray and Hollenbeck, 1988).


Growth Cone Axonal Guidance Optic Tectum Tectal Membrane Retinal Axon 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jochen Walter
    • 1
  • Friedrich Bonhoeffer
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für EntwicklungsbiologieTübingenGermany

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