Germ Cells - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128097526

Germ Cells, Volume 135

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Ruth Lehmann
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128097526
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st June 2019
Page Count: 362
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Table of Contents

1. Balbiani body, germ plasm and polarity
Mary Mullins
2. Wolbachia and the germline
William Sullivan
3. Human germ line biology
M. Azim Surani
4. Reproduction/immunity and sperm success
Mariana Federica Wolfner
5. Mammalian spermatogenesis
Yoshida Shosei
6. Reproduction/regeneration and germ cells in planarians
Phil Newmark
7. Germline stem cell homeostasis
Yukiko Yamashita
8. Germline soma interactions / sex determination
Blanche Capel
9. Reconstituting the mouse germ-cell specification pathway in vitro
Mitinori Saitou
10. Maternal Germ line inheritance of mitochondria
Patrick O'Farrell
11. Transposon strategies
Felipe Karam Teixeira
12. Germ cell migration and heterogeneity
Diana J. Laird


Current Topics in Developmental Biology series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters. Each chapter is written by an international board of authors.

The scope of this volume is to provide both an in-depth and a broad description of skeletal research by authors who have made major contributions to exciting and substantial advances made in this field during the past few years. Many of these advances open doors to more discoveries, both fundamental and translational.

Key Features

  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Current Topics in Developmental Biology series
  • Includes the latest information on Germ Cells


Clinicians in the fields of endocrinology, rheumatology, orthopedics, pediatrics and dentistry; basic scientists in anatomy, cell and developmental biology; students and postdoctoral fellows who would like to enter these fields and make further discoveries as well as improve the treatment of major bone-related disorders


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Ruth Lehmann Serial Volume Editor

Ruth Lehmann is at Skirball Institute, NY, USA

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Skirball Institute, NY, USA