Current and Future Applications of Transcriptomics for Discovery in CNS Disease and Injury

  title={Current and Future Applications of Transcriptomics for Discovery in CNS Disease and Injury},
  author={Kathryn M Munro and V. Perreau},
  pages={311 - 327}
The central nervous system (CNS) displays heterogeneity at regional, cellular and subcellular levels, making analysis of transcriptomic events accompanying neural injury particularly challenging. Microarray technology provides methods for elucidating global changes in neural gene expression and discovery of signalling pathways within this complex biological network. The lack of suitable and sufficient human CNS tissue along with its inherent variability means that diverse animal models of both… 

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