Current Topics in Developmental Biology: Volume 72

Current Topics in Developmental Biology: Volume 72

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Current Topics in Developmental Biology provides a comprehensive survey of the major topics in the field of developmental biology. The volumes are valuable to researchers in animal and plant development, as well as to students and professionals who want an introduction to cellular and molecular mechanisms of development. The series has recently passed its 30-year mark, making it the longest-running forum for contemporary issues in developmental biology.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 154 x 226 x 22mm | 721.22g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Illustrated; Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0121531724
  • 9780121531720

Table of contents

Chapter 1
Defending the Zygote: Search for the Ancestral Animal Block to Polyspermy

Chapter 2
Dishevelled: A Mobile Scaffold Catalyzing Development

Chapter 3
Sensory Organs - Making and Breaking the Pre-Placodal Region

Chapter 4
Regulation of Hepatocyte Cell Cycle Progression and Differentiation by Type I Collagen Structure

Chapter 5
Engineering stem cells into organs: Topobiological Transformations Demonstrated by Beak, Feather and Other Ectodermal Organ Morphogenesis

Chapter 6
Fur Seal Adaptations to Lactation - Insights into Mammary Gland Function
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