Advances in Developmental Biology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781559383486, 9780080876740

Advances in Developmental Biology, Volume 1a

1st Edition

Editors: Paul Wassarman
eBook ISBN: 9780080876740
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 1st January 1992


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Table of Contents

Contents. List of Contributors. Preface (P.M. Wassarman). Y Chromosome Function in Mammalian Development (P.S. Burgoyne). A Super Family of Putative Developmental Signaling Molecules Related to the Protooncogene Wnt-1/int-1 (A.P. McMahon). Segmentation in Drosophila (K. Howard). Pattern Formation in Caenorhabditis Elegans (M. Han and P.W. Sternberg). Gap Junctional Communication During Mouse Development (N.B. Gilula, M.Nishi, and N. Kumar). Lens Differentiation and Oncogenesis in Transgenic Mice (H. Westphal). Subject Index.


The inaugural volume of Advances in Developmental Biology and Biochemistry paints a rather broad stroke through the field. Pattern formation and cellular communication during animal development, as well as Y chromosome function during mammalian development, are major themes of this volume. Several experimental systems, including mice, flies, and worms are considered.


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