ISBN : 9781632398109
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Biological Science
Publication Year : 2017
Price : USD 140.00
Description : Developmental biology refers to study of the growth and development of plants and animals. The main aim of developmental biology is to examine embryonic development of animals and to differentiate stem cells in organisms. Along with these, it also incorporates a detailed study of regeneration and metamorphosis. This book traces the progress of this field and highlights some of its key concepts and applications. It will also provide interesting topics for research which readers can take up. For all readers who are interested in this area of study, the case studies included in this text will serve as excellent guide to develop a comprehensive understanding. This book is a valuable compilation of topics, varying from the basic to the most complex advancement in the field of developmental biology. It aims to serve as a resource guide for students and experts alike and contribute to the growth of the discipline.
Author's Description :
Leonard Roosevelt holds a PhD in developmental biology from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom. He is a senior professor of developmental biology and developmental genetics and teaches undergraduate and graduate students. He has conducted successful researches in the field of embryology. Roosevelt, in his career of more than 19 years, has produced numerous articles, journal papers and book chapters in the field of developmental biology.