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Developmental Biology

  • The Cricket as a Model Organismby Hadley Wilson Horch; Taro Mito; Aleksandar Popadic; Hideyo Ohuchi; Sumihare Noji

    Springer Japan 2017; US$ 201.86

    This book covers a broad range of topics about the cricket from its development, regeneration, physiology, nervous system, and behavior with remarkable recent updates by adapting the new, sophisticated molecular techniques including RNAi and other genome editing methods. It also provides detailed protocols on an array of topics and for basic experiments... more...

  • The Arc of Lifeby Grazyna Jasienska; Diana S. Sherry; Donna J. Holmes

    Springer New York 2017; US$ 71.18

    Given the rapidly developing area of evolutionary medicine and public health, The Arc of Life examines ways in which research conducted by biological anthropologists can enrich our understanding of variation in human health outcomes. The book aims not only to showcase the perspective that biological anthropologists bring to the burgeoning field... more...

  • Fly Models of Human Diseasesby Leslie Pick

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 210.00

    Fly Models of Human Diseases provides users with a comprehensive survey on fly models of human diseases in the field of developmental biology. It is ideal for researchers in animal and plant development, and for students and professionals working in a variety of fields related to the topic. Covers all aspects of fly models of human diseases Includes... more...

  • T-box Genes in Development and Diseaseby Manfred Frasch

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 210.00

    T-box Genes in Development and Disease looks at the genes encoding the T-box family of transcription factors function as key regulators of many important decision processes during embryonic and tissue development. The importance of these genes is further underlined by the fact that most members of this gene family have been conserved during evolution... more...

  • Cytokinesisby Arnaud Echard

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 171.00

    Cytokinesis , the latest volume in the Methods in Cell Biology series, looks at the latest advances in cytokinesis. Edited by leaders in the field, this volume presents proven, state-of-art techniques, along with relevant historical background and theory, to aid researchers in efficient design and effective implementation of experimental methodologies.... more...

  • Controlled Reproduction of Wild Eurasian Perchby Daniel Zarski; Ákos Horváth; Gergely Bernáth; Slawomir Krejszeff; János Radóczi; Katarzyna Palinska-Zarska; Zoltán Bokor; Krzysztof Kupren; Béla Urbányi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.68

    The work summarizes the current knowledge regarding the controlled reproduction of an emerging aquaculture species, the Eurasian perch (Perca fluviatilis). In great detail it describes and explains the principal of most of the controlled reproductive protocol leading to obtain high quality larvae. The book is primarily intended to be used as a hatchery... more...

  • Vertebrate Developmentby Francisco Pelegri; Michael Danilchik; Ann Sutherland

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 180.61

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of topics describing the earliest steps of fertilization, from egg activation and fertilization to the activation of the zygotic genome, in various studied vertebrate model systems. The contribution of maternal and paternal factors and their role in the early embryo as parental DNA becomes modified and embryonic... more...

  • Atlas of Benthic Foraminifera from China Seasby Yanli Lei; Tiegang Li

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 106.24

    This atlas gives a comprehensive account on the benthic foraminiferal fauna in the China Seas, especially on the Bohai and the Yellow Seas. Details of about 183 species, subjected to 5 orders, 52 families and 92 genera are included. For each species there is a brief description of the morphological characteristics, synonymised names, measurements and... more...

  • Molecular and Cellular Changes in the Cancer Cellby Kevin Pruitt

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 171.00

    Molecular and Cellular Changes in the Cancer Cell,the latest volume in the Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science series, includes a comprehensive summary of the evidence accumulated thus far on the molecular and cellular regulation of the various adaptations taking place in response to exercise. This volume examines some of... more...

  • Biocommunicationby Richard Gordon; Joseph Seckbach

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2016; US$ 198.00 US$ 180.18

    -->. All coordination between cells, organs, and organisms depends on successful biocommunicative processes. There are abundant cases of communication in the biological world, both within (intraspecific) and between (interspecific) single-cell and multicellular microorganisms and higher animal forms. Split into two parts, this book first looks... more...