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Laboratory Studies of Vertebrate and Invertebrate Embryo: Guide of Descriptive and Experimental Development

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By: Gary C Schoenwolf

360 pages, B/w plates, illus, figs, tabs

Prentice-Hall (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Apr 2001 | Edition: 8 | #111573 | ISBN: 0138574340
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For upper-level undergraduate/graduate-level courses in Developmental Biology, Embryology, Cell and Developmental Biology in Biology, Zoology, and Cell/Developmental Biology departments. Laboratory Studies is the most comprehensive laboratory guide available in the field of developmental biology and embryology, and is written to allow students to study material independently-without the need for supplemental materials. It is the only text/manual to integrate a laboratory-combining descriptive and experimental studies on living embryos-with a complete atlas of embryonic development viewed from the most technologically enhanced viewpoints. It features broad coverage (sea urchin, frog, chick, mouse, and pig-all popular educational and research models) and is the only guide to provide detailed descriptions of a wide-range of developing stages.


1. Sea Urchin Embryos. 2. Frog Embryos. 3. Chick Embryos. 4. Mouse Embryos. 5. Pig Embryos. 6. Hands-On Studies. References. History. Glossary Index.

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DR. GARY C. SCHOENWOLF is a professor in the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at the University of Utah School of Medicine, where he teaches students at the undergraduate through postdoctoral levels. Author of well over 100 articles, his current research focuses on cell-cell signaling during early patterning of the vertebrate embryo. He and his wife Pat have two children, Jennifer and Gregory.

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