TY - CHAP A1 - Kaneyasu Nishimura A2 - Yoshihisa Kitamura and Kiyokazu Agata ED1 - Tao Sun Y1 - 2012-02-15 PY - 2012 T1 - Regeneration of Brain and Dopaminergic Neurons Utilizing Pluripotent Stem Cells: Lessons from Planarians N2 - This book is a collective work of international experts in the neural stem cell field. The book incorporates the characterization of embryonic and adult neural stem cells in both invertebrates and vertebrates. It highlights the history and the most advanced discoveries in neural stem cells, and summarizes the mechanisms of neural stem cell development. In particular, this book provides strategies and discusses the challenges of utilizing neural stem cells for therapy of neurological disorders and brain and spinal cord injuries. It is suitable for general readers, students, doctors and researchers who are interested in understanding the principles of and new discoveries in neural stem cells and therapy. BT - Neural Stem Cells and Therapy SP - Ch. 7 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/31503 DO - 10.5772/31503 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-12-01 ER -