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    DescriptionThis book captivates student interest, opening minds to the wonder of developmental biology, whilst covering required material with scientific rigour. The tenth edition reflects the exciting new age of genomics, genetic regulatory networks and digital visualization techniques while keeping focus on the major questions of animal development.

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    Developmental Biology
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Scott F. Gilbert
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 719
    Width: 222 mm
    Height: 285 mm
    Thickness: 34 mm
    Weight: 2,142 g
    ISBN 13: 9781605351735
    ISBN 10: 1605351733

    BIC E4L: SCI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.9T
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16700
    BIC subject category V2: PSC
    BISAC V2.8: SCI072000
    DC23: 571.8
    Thema V1.0: PSC
    10, Revised
    Edition statement
    10th Revised edition
    Sinauer Associates Inc.,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Sinauer Associates Inc.,U.S.
    Publication date
    15 July 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Scott F. Gilbert is Howard A. Schneiderman Professor of Biology Emeritus, Swarthmore College, USA.
    Table of contents
    PART I: QUESTIONS: INTRODUCING DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY 1. Comprehending Development 2. Differential Gene Expression in Development 3. Cell-Cell Communication in Development PART II: SPECIFICATION: INTRODUCING CELL COMMITMENT AND EARLY EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT 4. Fertilization 5. Early Development: Rapid Specification in Snails and Nematodes 6. The Genetics of Axis Specification in Drosophila 7. Deuterostome Invertebrates: Sea Urchins and Tunicates 8. Early Development in Vertebrates: Amphibians and Fish 9. Early Development in Vertebrates: Birds and Mammals PART III: THE STEM CELL CONCEPT: INTRODUCING ORGANOGENESIS 10. Emergence of the Ectoderm 11. Neural Crest Cells and Axonal Specificity 12. Paraxial and Intermediate Mesoderm 13. Lateral Plate Mesoderm and the Endoderm 14. Development of the Tetrapod Limb 15. Sex Determination 16. Postembryonic Development: Metamorphosis, Regeneration, and Aging 17. The Saga of the Germ Line PART IV: SYSTEMS BIOLOGY: EXPANDING DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY TO MEDICINE, ECOLOGY, AND EVOLUTION 18. Birth Defects, Endocrine Disruptors and Cancer 19. Ecological Developmental Biology: Biotic, Abiotic and Symbiotic Regulation of Development