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Author Wolpert, L. (Lewis)
Title Principles of development / Lewis Wolpert ... [et al.]
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011
ISBN 9780199554287
9780199549078 (pbk.)
0199549079 (pbk.)
book jacket
 LS TIGP Textbook  QH491 W866p 2011    AVAILABLE    30150100396008
Edition 4th ed
Descript xxv, 616 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Developmental biology is at the core of all biology. This text emphasises the principles and key developments in order to provide an approach and style that will appeal to students at all levels
History and basic concepts -- Development of the Drosophila body plan -- Vertebrate development I: life cycles and experimental techniques -- Vertebrate development II: axes and germ layers -- Vertebrate development III: the early nervous system and the somites -- Development of nematodes, sea urchins, and ascidians -- Plant development -- Morphogenesis: change in form in the early embryo -- Germ cells, fertilization, and sex -- Cell differentiation and stem cells -- Organogenesis -- Development of the nervous system -- Growth and post-embryonic development -- Regeneration -- Evolution and development
Subject Developmental biology
Developmental biology
Alt Author Tickle, Cheryll
Jessell, Thomas
Lawrence, Peter
Meyerowitz, Elliot
Robertson, Elizabeth
Smith, Jim
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