Introduction to Embryonic Development (3rd Revised edition)

Introduction to Embryonic Development (3rd Revised edition)

By: G. Lefevre (author), S. B. Oppenheimer (author)Paperback

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Ideal for those with little or no background in genetics and cellular or developmental biology, this exploration of embryology and the molecular aspects of development explains each concept from first principles.

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Contents

1. Developmental Biology: A Look Backward. 2. Reproduction, Cell Division, Mitosis, and Meiosis: A Background for Developmental Biology. 3. Genetics, DNA, and Gene Regulation: A Review. 4. Gametogenesis. 5. Fertilization. 6. Cleavage. 7. Gastrulation. 8. Neurulation and Germ Layer Formation. 9. Early Human Embryo and Primary Germ Layer Derivatives. 10. Organogenesis. 11. Embryonic Induction. 12. Mechanisms of Morphogenesis. 13. Differentiation: Nucleic Acids. 14. Differentiation: Proteins. 15. Differentiation: Higher Orders of Structure. 16. Cancer and Embryology. 17. Aging and Developmental Biology.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/12/1988
  • ISBN13: 9780205117086
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 500
  • ID: 9780205117086
  • weight: 1527
  • ISBN10: 0205117082
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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