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Developmental biology

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

Peter Ungar

Physiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; Developmental biology; Human biology

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Whether we realize it or not, we carry in our mouths the legacy of our evolution. Our teeth are like living fossils that can... [more]

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Life's Vital Link: The astonishing role of the placenta

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Life's Vital Link: The astonishing role of the placenta

Y. W. Loke

Reproductive medicine; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Developmental biology

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How does the foetus - a foreign body - survive inside the mother? The placenta is the extraordinary organ that allows this... [more]

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Strange Survivors: How Organisms Attack and Defend in the Game of Life

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Strange Survivors: How Organisms Attack and Defend in the Game of Life

One R. Pagan

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Developmental biology; Zoology & animal sciences

Paperback

Biologist explores the strange, surprising, and truly bizarre strategies that enable a variety of creatures to avoid extinction.... [more]

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A World Beyond Physics: The Emergence and Evolution of Life

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A World Beyond Physics: The Emergence and Evolution of Life

Stuart Kauffman

Philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Evolution; Developmental biology

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Explores the possiblity and process of evolution beyond the standard and established scientific principles. [more]

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

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Evolution's Bite: A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

Peter Ungar

Physiology; Mathematics & Sciences; Biology, life sciences; Evolution; Developmental biology; Human biology

Paperback

Whether we realize it or not, we carry in our mouths the legacy of our evolution. Our teeth are like living fossils that can... [more]

$51.95

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Developmental Juvenile Osteology

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Developmental Juvenile Osteology

Craig A. Cunningham, Louise Scheuer, Sue Black

Medicine; Anatomy; Human growth & development; Developmental biology; Human biology

Hardback

Gives an account of the development of all the bones of the human skeleton, from their earliest embryological form to final... [more]

$235.95

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A Dictionary of Biology

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A Dictionary of Biology

Elizabeth Martin, Robert C. Hine

Mathematics & Sciences; Developmental biology; Molecular biology; Cellular biology (cytology); Human biology

Paperback

Fully revised and updated for the seventh edition, this market-leading dictionary is the perfect guide for anyone studying... [more]

$26.95

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The Mystery of Metamorphosis: A Scientific Detective Story

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The Mystery of Metamorphosis: A Scientific Detective Story

Frank P Ryan

Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Genetics (non-medical); Developmental biology

Hardback

Metamorphosis has intrigued human observers for thousands of years. While everyone knows this trick of nature transforms caterpillars... [more]

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Principles of Development

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Principles of Development

Lewis Wolpert (Emeritus Professor of Biology, University College London), Cheryll Tickle (Professor Emeritus, University of Bath), Alfonso Martinez Arias (Professor of Developmental Mechanics, University of Cambridge)

Developmental biology

Paperback

All the key principles of developmental biology that students need to know, underpinned by experimental evidence, and an exploration... [more]

$102.95

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Revival: Growth of the Gastrointestinal Tract (1990)

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Revival: Growth of the Gastrointestinal Tract (1990)

Jean A. Morisset (University of Sherbrooke), Travis E. Solomon

Gastroenterology; Developmental biology

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This book provides an up-to-date summary of the large body of data regarding gastrointestinal hormones and growth factors... [more]

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Fish Defenses Vol. 2: Pathogens, Parasites and Predators

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Fish Defenses Vol. 2: Pathogens, Parasites and Predators

Giacomo Zaccone

Developmental biology; Fishes (ichthyology); Aquaculture & fish-farming: practice & techniques

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Changes in water quality and temperature have direct and indirect effects on fishes. Defensive responses can occur at many... [more]

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Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Fishes (Agnathans and Bony Fishes): Phylogeny, Reproductive System, Viviparity, Spermatozoa

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Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Fishes (Agnathans and Bony Fishes):...

Barrie G. M. Jamieson

Developmental biology; Aquaculture & fish-farming: practice & techniques

Paperback

Dealing with the ultrastructure of spermatozoa, this book includes a discussion of phylogenetic implications. [more]

$126.00

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Developmental Toxicology

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Developmental Toxicology

Deborah K. Hansen, Barbara D. Abbott

Reproductive medicine; Toxicology (non-medical); Developmental biology

Paperback

Highlighting latest advances in genetics and biochemistry, the completely revised Third Edition reviews the field from basic... [more]

$108.00

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Human Life Before Birth, Second Edition

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Human Life Before Birth, Second Edition

Frank Dye (Western Connecticut State University (Emeritus), Danbury, Connecticut, USA)

Developmental biology; Human biology

Hardback

This textbook presents essential and accessible information about human embryology including practical information on human... [more]

$324.00

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Reproduction of Amphibians

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Reproduction of Amphibians

Maria Oielska

Developmental biology; Zoology & animal sciences

Paperback

This book deals with reproduction of Amphibians belonging to three extant orders: Caecilians, Salamanders, Frogs and Toads.... [more]

$126.00

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The Cell: A Molecular Approach

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The Cell: A Molecular Approach

Geoffrey Cooper

Biology, life sciences; Developmental biology; Molecular biology; Cellular biology (cytology)

Hardback

Even the most experienced instructor can find teaching cell biology daunting, and most cell biology texts are bogged down... [more]

$184.26

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Phylogenetic Inference, Selection Theory, and History of Science: Selected Papers of A. W. F. Edwards with Commentaries

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Phylogenetic Inference, Selection Theory, and History of Science: Selected...

Rasmus Gronfeldt Winther

Probability & statistics; History of science; Genetics (non-medical); Developmental biology; Molecular biology

Hardback

A. W. F. Edwards is among the world's most influential mathematical geneticists and a pioneer of the statistical analysis... [more]

$127.95

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Muscles of Chordates:: Development, Homologies, and Evolution

$242.00

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Cilia: Development and Disease

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Cilia: Development and Disease

Paraskevi Goggolidou (The Open University, London, UK)

Genetics (non-medical); Developmental biology; Cellular biology (cytology)

Hardback

The scope of the book is to highlight the diverse roles of cilia in human development and disease. Almost all cell types form... [more]

$252.00

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Photographic and Descriptive Musculoskeletal Atlas of Gorilla: With Notes on the Attachments, Variations, Innervation, Synonymy and Weight of the Muscles

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Photographic and Descriptive Musculoskeletal Atlas of Gorilla: With Notes...

Rui Diogo (Howard University College of Medicine, Washington DC, USA), Josep M. Potau (University of Barcelona, Spain), Juan F. Pastor (Universidad de Valladolid, Spain), Felix J. dePaz (Universidad de Valladolid, Spain), Eva M. Ferrero (Universidad de Valladolid, Spain)

Biology, life sciences; Developmental biology; Zoology & animal sciences

Paperback

Even though the gorilla is our closest living relative, information about its anatomy, and particularly its musculature, is... [more]

$131.00

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Sex Determination in Fish

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Sex Determination in Fish

T. J. Pandian (Visiting Professor, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India)

Developmental biology; Aquaculture & fish-farming: practice & techniques

Paperback

This book is the first to report that research in allogenics/xenogenics has conclusively shown that fishes have retained bisexual... [more]

$131.00

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The Biology of Lungfishes

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The Biology of Lungfishes

Jorden Morup Jorgensen (University of Aarhus, Denmark), Jean Joss (Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia)

Biology, life sciences; Developmental biology; Zoology & animal sciences; Aquaculture & fish-farming: practice & techniques

Paperback

The Biology of Lungfishes presents an up-to-date collection of reviews on some of the most important aspects of the life of... [more]

$131.00

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Developmental Biology

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Developmental Biology

Scott F. Gilbert

Developmental biology

Hardback

This new edition keeps the excellent writing, accuracy, and enthusiasm of the Gilbert Developmental Biology textbook, streamlines... [more]

$283.95

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Successful Careers beyond the Lab

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Successful Careers beyond the Lab

David J. Bennett (St Edmund's College, Cambridge), Richard C. Jennings (University of Cambridge)

Biology, life sciences; Life sciences: general issues; Developmental biology; Engineering: general

Paperback

This book provides an invaluable resource for undergraduate, postgraduate and early-career scientists on the wide range of... [more]

$50.95

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