Download Advances in Evolutionary Developmental Biology by J. Todd Streelman PDF

By J. Todd Streelman

ISBN-10: 1118131118

ISBN-13: 9781118131114

ISBN-10: 1118707443

ISBN-13: 9781118707449

Delivering striking breadth of insurance in evo-devo, Advances in Evolutionary Developmental Biology provides a accomplished overview of the milestones of study in evolution and improvement and descriptions the fascinating examine time table for the sphere going ahead. Compiling the viewpoints of a various team of box specialists, this well timed textual content expands the now-mature technology of evo-devo into extra advanced components of analysis. This crucial reference is destined to turn into the go-to resource for concepts and hypotheses for a brand new iteration of graduate scholars in evolutionary and developmental biology.Content:
Chapter 1 “The Genetic Tool‐Kit”: The Life‐History of an enormous Metaphor (pages 1–14): Adam S. Wilkins
Chapter 2 The Evolution of intercourse decision in Animals (pages 15–36): Judith E. Mank and Tobias Uller
Chapter three The Evolution and improvement of Eusocial Insect habit (pages 37–57): Adam G. Dolezal, Kevin B. Flores, Kirsten S. Traynor and Gro V. Amdam
Chapter four Evo‐Devo on Chip (pages 59–79): Mei Zhan and grasp Lu
Chapter five From Black and White to colours of grey: Unifying Evo‐Devo in the course of the Integration of Molecular and Quantitative techniques (pages 81–109): Kevin J. Parsons and R. Craig Albertson
Chapter 6 Advances in knowing Limb Regeneration in a Developmental and Evolutionary Context (pages 111–131): Jessica A. Lehoczky and Clifford J. Tabin
Chapter 7 Ectodermal Organ Stem Cells: Morphogenesis, inhabitants Regenerative habit, and Evo‐Devo (pages 133–150): Ping Wu, Li Ang, Yin Jun, Widelitz Randall and Chuong Cheng‐Ming
Chapter eight views in Evo‐Devo of the Vertebrate mind (pages 151–172): Sylvie Rétaux, Franck Bourrat, Jean‐Stéphane Joly and Hélène Hinaux
Chapter nine Evolution and improvement of Language (pages 173–201): Daniel J. Miller and Genevieve Konopka
Chapter 10 Advancing Evolutionary Developmental Biology (pages 203–217): Jeffrey T. Streelman

Show description

Read Online or Download Advances in Evolutionary Developmental Biology PDF

Similar developmental biology books

Development of the Nervous System

Improvement of the fearful method offers a vast remedy of the fundamental ideas of neural improvement as exemplified through key experiments and observations from prior and up to date times.
The textual content is prepared ontogenically, starting from the induction of the neural primordium and resulting in the emergence of habit. It covers all of the significant issues that might shape the foundation of a finished undergraduate curriculum alongside the best way together with the patterning and development of the frightened method, neuronal choice, axonal navigation and focusing on, neuron survival and demise, synapse formation and plasticity.
The new textual content displays the entire modernization of the sphere that has been accomplished by using version organisms, the extensive program of molecular and genetic ways, and the creation of recent imaging technologies.
Development of the worried process is richly illustrated with colour pictures and unique drawings. those illustrations, mixed with transparent, concise writing make this a ebook that's compatible to scholars imminent this exciting box for the 1st time.
* Updates info together with the entire new advancements made within the box because the first edition
* Now in complete colour all through, with the unique, artist-rendered drawings from the 1st variation thoroughly redone, revised, colorized, and updated
* contains a CD-ROM with all the pictures from the publication

Key Transitions in Animal Evolution

Tackling probably the most tough and gentle of the evolutionary questions, this difficult e-book summarizes the more moderen ends up in phylogenetics and developmental biology that handle the evolution of key techniques in metazoans. Divided into 3 sections, the 1st considers the phylogenetic concerns regarding this sector of the tree of existence and the elucidation of these relationships that proceed to bother taxonomists.

Natural Growth Inhibitors and Phytohormones in Plants and Environment

This e-book represents the authors' lifetime commitment to the examine of inhibitors and phytohormones in addition to its functional purposes for attaining a extra sustainable agriculture. Their paintings specializes in the capabilities of assorted teams of lively molecules, their direct influence upon plant progress, but additionally implications for his or her influence upon the encircling atmosphere are explored.

The Choroid Plexus and Cerebrospinal Fluid. Emerging Roles in CNS Development, Maintenance, and Disease Progression

The Choroid Plexus and Cerebrospinal Fluid: rising Roles in CNS improvement, upkeep, and ailment development combines new and demonstrated paintings to permit for cross-disciplinary dialogue and show off newfound pleasure surrounding the choroid plexus and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). This booklet is of significant software to neuroscientists drawn to organic questions about melanoma, a number of sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, choroid plexus, or CSF examine, and particularly for researchers seeking to extend their study into later levels in their disorder of curiosity, equivalent to metastasis.

Additional info for Advances in Evolutionary Developmental Biology

Example text

E. M. is grateful for support from the BBSRC and the ERC under the Framework 7 Agreement (grant agreement 260233). T. U. is grateful for funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Program (FP7/2007-2011) under grant agreement 259679. REFERENCES Avise, J. , Mank, J. E. (2009). Evolutionary perspectives on hermaphroditism in fishes. Sexual Development 3, 152–163. Baroiller, J. , Saillant, E. (2009). Environmental effects of fish sex determination and differentiation. Sexual Development 3, 118–135.

2011). An SNP-based linage map for zebrafish reveals sex determination loci. Genes, Genomes, Genetics 1, 3–9. , Capel, B. (2004). One tissue, two fates: Molecular genetic events that underlie testis versus ovary development. Nature Reviews Genetics 5, 509–521. Bull, J. J. (1983). Evolution of Sex Determining Mechanisms. Menlo Park, CA: Benjamin/Cummings. Carroll, S. B. (2008). Evo-devo and an expanding evolutionary synthesis: A genetic theory of morphological evolution. Cell 134, 25–36. Charlesworth, B.

L. (2009). A role for a neo-sex chromosome in stickleback speciation. Nature 461, 1079–1083. , Lovellbadge, R. (1991). Male development of chromosomally female mice transgenic for SRY. Nature 351, 117–121. , Hermisson, J. (2006). The evolution of genetic architecture under frequency-dependent disruptive selection. Evolution 60, 1537–1550. , Beukeboom, L. , Weissing, F. J. (2006). Sex ratio selection and multifactorial sex determination in the housefly: A dynamic model. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 19, 879–888.

Download PDF sample

Advances in Evolutionary Developmental Biology by J. Todd Streelman


by Jason
4.1

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 38 votes