Current Topics in Developmental Biology

Series Editor:

  • Gerald Schatten, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, U.S.A.

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. This volume contains nine important contributions from leading minds in developmental biology.
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Developmental biologists, cell biologists, genetics researchers, and molecular biologists


Book information

  • Published: December 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-153164-5

Table of Contents

Stem/Progenitor Cells in Lung Morphogenesis, Repair and RegenerationLessons From a Canine Model of Compensatory Lung Growth Airway Glandular Development and Stem CellsGene expression studies in lung development and lung stem cell biologyMechanisms and Regulation of Lung Vascular DevelopmentEngineering Tissue with Progenitor CellsAdult Bone Marrow-Derived Hemangioblasts, Endothelial Cell Progenitors, and EPCsSynthetic Extracellular Matrices for Tissue Engineering and RegenerationIntegrins and Angiogenesis