Developmental Biology Products

  • Revival: Growth of the Gastrointestinal Tract (1990)

    1st Edition

    By Jean A. Morisset, Travis E. Solomon

    This book provides an up-to-date summary of the large body of data regarding gastrointestinal hormones and growth factors involved in the development and maintenance of the architecture and physiological functions of the different organs of the digestive tract. The regulation of growth and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • Fish Defenses Vol. 2

    Pathogens, Parasites and Predators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giacomo Zaccone

    Dramatic changes in the environment, including habitat degradation and climate change, have focused attention on how individuals and populations respond to a shifting biotic and abiotic landscape. A critical step toward meeting this goal is a clear understanding of the capacity of individuals to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16
    CRC Press

  • Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Fishes (Agnathans and Bony Fishes)

    Phylogeny, Reproductive System, Viviparity, Spermatozoa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barrie G M Jamieson

    It is perhaps because fishes live in a buoyant medium, whether it be fresh or sea water, that they show a diversity in body shapes that is unparalleled by other vertebrates. There is also a unique diversity in the modes of reproduction, whether by external or internal fertilization, and this, with…

    Paperback – 2018-11-21
    CRC Press
    Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny

  • Reproduction of Amphibians

    1st Edition

    By Maria Oielska

    This book deals with reproduction of Amphibians belonging to three extant orders: Caecilians, Salamanders, Frogs and Toads. Separate chapters have been written for males and females; the chapters describe gonad structure and development, gametogenesis, urogenital connections, and reproductive…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    CRC Press
    Biological Systems in Vertebrates

  • Photographic and Descriptive Musculoskeletal Atlas of Gorilla

    With Notes on the Attachments, Variations, Innervation, Synonymy and Weight of the Muscles, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rui Diogo, Josep M. Potau, Juan F. Pastor, Felix J. dePaz, Eva M. Ferrero, Gaelle Bello, Mercedex Barbosa, Bernard A. Wood

    Even though the gorilla is our closest living relative, information about its anatomy, and particularly its musculature, is scarce. This book is the first photographic and descriptive musculoskeletal atlas of the gorilla. It includes high-quality photographs of musculoskeletal structures from most…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
    CRC Press

  • The Biology of Lungfishes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jorden Morup Jorgensen, Jean Joss

    The Biology of Lungfishes presents an up-to-date collection of reviews on some of the most important aspects of the life of lungfishes. The book draws on contributions from well-known experts with a long record of scientific work within their respective fields. The general natural history of the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    CRC Press

  • Sex Determination in Fish

    1st Edition

    By T. J. Pandian

    This book is the first to report that research in allogenics/xenogenics has conclusively shown that fishes have retained bisexual potency even after sexual maturity and spermiation. The XY genotype found in the unexpected female phenotypes sired by supermales (Y1Y2) and androgenic males (Y2Y2)…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    CRC Press

  • Fish Defenses Vol. 1

    Immunology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Giacomo Zaccone

    The greatest complexity of the immune response is shown by vertebrates which are endowed with innate and acquired immunity. Immunological studies performed mostly in mammals have been the reference for studies in other vertebrates. The study of immunological fish defenses has advanced considerably…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    CRC Press

  • Human Variation

    From the Laboratory to the Field, 1st Edition

    Edited by C.G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor, Akira Yasukouchi, Stanley Ulijaszek

    The transition in anthropological and biomedical research methods over the past 50 years, from anthropometric and craniometric measurements to large-scale microarray genetic studies has resulted in continued revision of opinions and ideas relating to the factors and forces that drive human…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    CRC Press
    Society for the Study of Human Biology

  • Experimental Analysis of Development

    1st Edition

    By Bernhard Dürken

    This book, first published in English in 1932, serves as an introduction to experimental embryology. This title, while covering in-depth the field of investigation, presents the general issues surrounding this particular study rather than just providing an analysis of particular results. This title…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Connective Tissue

    Histophysiology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, 1st Edition

    By Nikolay Petrovich Omelyanenko, Leonid Ilyich Slutsky, Sergey Pavlovich Mironov

    Connective tissue is a multicomponent, polyfunctional complex of cells and extracellular matrix that serves as a framework for all organs, combining to form a unified organism. It is a structure responsible for numerous vital functions such as tissue–organ integration, morphogenesis, homeostasis…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    CRC Press

  • Regenerating Bodies

    Tissue and Cell Therapies in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By Julie Kent

    This exciting book examines how human tissues and cells are being exchanged, commodified and commercialized by new health technologies. Through a discussion of emergent global ‘tissue economies’ the author explores the social dynamics of innovation in the fields of tissue engineering and stem cell…

    Paperback – 2014-01-10
    Routledge
    Genetics and Society

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