Transneuronal circuit tracing with neurotropic viruses.

@article{Callaway2008TransneuronalCT,
  title={Transneuronal circuit tracing with neurotropic viruses.},
  author={Edward M. Callaway},
  journal={Current opinion in neurobiology},
  year={2008},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={617-23}
}
Because neurotropic viruses naturally traverse neural pathways, they are extremely valuable for elucidating neural circuits. Naturally occurring herpes and rabies viruses have been used for transneuronal circuit tracing for decades. Depending on the type of virus and strain, virus can travel preferentially in the anterograde or the retrograde direction. More recently, genetic modifications have allowed for many improvements. These include: reduced pathogenicity; addition of marker genes… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
105 Extracted Citations
41 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 105 extracted citations

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 references

Howley PM (Eds): Fields Virology, edn 5. Philadelphia

  • DM Knipe
  • 2007
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…