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The Allen Reference Atlas: A Digital Color Brain Atlas of the C57Black/6J Male Mouse, by Hongwei Dong and the Allen Institute for Brain Science

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In this atlas, authors Hongwei Dong and the Allen Institute for Brain Science have created a full-color brain atlas of Nissl-stained fresh-frozen tissue from young adult male mice. To be used in complement with the Allen Brain Atlas gene expression database, the atlas includes coronal and sagittal sections and color-coded brain structure delineations. It comes with a free CD-ROM, which can be used in conjuction with online graphical, gene expression, and informatics tools.

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Publication date: January 28, 2008
ISBN: 978-0-470-05408-6

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