UMMS Affiliation

Department of Microbiology and Physiological Systems; Department of Neurobiology

Date

12-1-2016

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Cell Biology | Developmental Biology | Developmental Neuroscience

Abstract

The development of the mammalian cerebellum is orchestrated by both cell-autonomous programs and inductive environmental influences. Here, we describe the main processes of cerebellar ontogenesis, highlighting the neurogenic strategies used by developing progenitors, the genetic programs involved in cell fate specification, the progressive changes of structural organization, and some of the better-known abnormalities associated with developmental disorders of the cerebellum.

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Copyright © The Author(s). Citation: Cerebellum. 2016 Dec;15(6):789-828. Link to article on publisher's site

DOI of Published Version

10.1007/s12311-015-0724-2

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Keywords

Cerebellum, Differentiation, Progenitors, Purkinje cells, Specification

Journal Title

Cerebellum (London, England)

PubMed ID

26439486

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

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