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 contributes eight vital chapters in the latest developmental biology research.
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Developmental biologists, cell biologists, genetics researchers, and molecular biologists


Book information

  • Published: July 2006
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-153174-4

Table of Contents

Chapter 1The membrane origin for autophagyFulvio ReggioriChapter 2Chromatin Assembly with H3 Histones: Full throttle down multiple pathwaysBrian E. Schwartz and Kami AhmadChapter 3Protein-protein Interactions of the Developing Enamel MatrixJohn D. Bartlett, Bernhard Ganss, Michel Goldberg, Janet Moradian-Oldak, Michael L. Paine, Malcolm L. Snead, Xin Wen, Shane N. White and Yan L. ZhouChapter 4Stem and Progenitor Cells in the Formation of the Pulmonary VascularKimberly A. Fisher and Ross S. SummerChapter 5Mechanisms of Disordered Granulopoiesis in Congenital NeutropeniaDavid S. Grenda and Daniel C. LinkChapter 6Social Dominance and Serotonin Receptor Genes in CrayfishDonald H. Edwards and Nadja SpitzerChapter 7Transplantation of undifferentiated, bone-marrow derived stem cells.Karen Ann Pauwelyn and Catherine M. VerfaillieChapter 8The development and evolution of division of labor and foraging specialization in a social insect.(Apis mellifera L.) Robert E. Page, Jr, Ricarda Scheiner, Joachim Erber and Gro V. Amdam