eBook Mechanisms of Regeneration, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0123944104
  • ISBN-13: 9780123944108
  • DDC: 571.889
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 368 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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This new volume of Current Topics in Developmental Biology covers the area of mechanisms in regeneration. With an international board of authors, it provides a comprehensive set of reviews covering such topics as control of growth during regeneration, skeletal muscle degeneration and regeneration in mammals and flies, and suppression of regeneration in mammals.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
other frontmatter.
other frontmatter.
Title page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Genetic and Epigenetic Controls of Plant Regeneration.
2: The Hormonal Control of Regeneration in Plants.
3: Histone Modifications and Regeneration in the Planarian Schmidtea Mediterranea.
4: Control of Growth during Regeneration.
5: Cell Death: A Program to Regenerate.
6: Mechanisms of Systemic Wound Response in Drosophila.
7: Postembryonic Organogenesis of the Digestive Tube: Why Does It Occur in Worms and Sea Cucumbers but Fail in Humans?.
8: Aging and Regeneration in Vertebrates.
9: Skeletal Muscle Degeneration and Regeneration in Mice and Flies.
10: Mathematical Modeling of Regenerative Processes.
11: Re-Engineering Development to Instruct Tissue Regeneration.
Color Plate.