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. These 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.
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Developmental biologists, cell biologists, genetics researchers, molecular biologists, and plant and animal biologists


Book information

  • Published: October 2006
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-153176-8

Table of Contents

Chapter 1BMP signaling in the cartilage growth plateRobert Pogue & Karen LyonsChapter 2Bik1p, the yeast CLIP-170Rita K. Miller, Sonia D’Silva, Jeffrey K. Moore, and Holly V. GoodsonChapter 3Aggregate-prone proteins are cleared from the cytosol by autophagy – therapeutic implicationsAndrea Williams, Luca Jahreiss, Sovan Sarkar, Shinji Saiki, Fiona M Menzies, Brinda Ravikumar and David C RubinszteinChapter 4Wnt signaling: A key regulator of bone massRoland Baron, Georges Rawadi and Sergio Roman-RomanChapter 5Eukaryotic DNA replication in a chromatin contextAngel P. Tabancay, Jr., Susan L. ForsburgChapter 6The regulatory network controlling the proliferation - meiotic entry decision in the C. elegans germ lineDave Hansen, Tim SchedlChapter 7Regulation of Angiogenesis by Hypoxia and Hypoxia-inducible FactorsMichele M. Hickey and M. Celeste Simon