By Frank J. Dye(auth.)
A newly revised variation of the traditional reference for the sector today?updated with new phrases, significant discoveries, major scientists, and illustrations
Developmental biology is the examine of the mechanisms of improvement, differentiation, and development in animals and vegetation on the molecular, mobile, and genetic degrees. The self-discipline has received prominence partially because of new interdisciplinary ways and advances in expertise, that have ended in the swift emergence of latest thoughts and phrases. The Dictionary of Developmental Biology and Embryology, moment version is the 1st entire reference all for the field's phrases, study, heritage, and people.
This authoritative A-to-Z source covers classical morphological and cytological phrases besides these from glossy genetics and molecular biology. greatly cross-referenced, the Dictionary comprises definitions of phrases, motives of techniques, and biographies of old figures. Comparative points are defined which will supply a feeling of the evolution of constructions, and subject matters variety from primary terminology, germ layers, and induction to RNAi, evo-devo, stem cellphone differentiation, and extra. Readers will locate such gains of embryology and developmental biology as:
Evolutionary developmental biology
Molecular developmental biology
The author's top rate on accessibility permits readers in any respect degrees to reinforce their vocabulary of their box and comprehend terminology past their particular concentration. Researchers and scholars in developmental biology, mobile biology, developmental genetics, and embryology will locate the dictionary to be an important resource.
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