Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índices. with a chapter on plant development by Susan R. Singer. Libro comprado usado sin CD CONTENIDO: Developmental biology : the anatomical tradition. -- Life cycles and the evolution of developmental patterns. -- Principles of experimental embryology. -- The genetic core of development. -- The paradigm of differential gene expression. -- Cell-cell communication in development. -- Early embryonic development. -- Fertilization : beginning a new organism. -- Early development in selected invertebrates. -- The genetics of axis specification in Drosophila. -- Early development and axis formation in amphibians. -- The early development of vertebrates : fish, birds, and mammals. -- The emergence of the ectoderm : central nervous system and epidermis. -- Neural crest cells and axonal specificity. -- Paraxial and intermediate mesoderm. -- Lateral plate mesoderm and endoderm. -- Development of the tetrapod limb. -- Sex determination. -- Postembryonic development : metamorphosis, regeneration, and aging. -- The saga of the germ line. -- Ramifications of developmental biology. -- An overview of plant development. -- Medical implications of developmental biology. -- Environmental regulation of animal development. -- Developmental mechanisms of evolutionary change.
Título Alterno: Vade mecum2: an interactive guide to developmental biology.