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By Sean B. Carroll, Jennifer Grenier, Scott Weatherbee

Publish yr note: First released in 2004 (first edition)

In this landmark paintings, the writer crew led by means of Dr. Sean Carroll offers the final rules of the genetic foundation of morphological switch via a synthesis of evolutionary biology with genetics and embryology. during this broadly revised moment version, the authors delve into the most recent discoveries, incorporating new assurance of comparative genomics, molecular evolution of regulatory proteins and components, and microevolution of animal improvement.

• An obtainable textual content, concentrating on the main recognized genes, developmental approaches and taxa.
• Builds logically from developmental genetics and regulatory mechanisms to evolution at diversified genetic morphological levels.
• provides significant insights from fresh genome stories, new evo-devo biology study findings, and a brand new bankruptcy on versions of version and divergence between heavily comparable species.
• presents in-depth specialise in key suggestions via well-developed case studies.
• positive factors transparent, 4-color illustrations and images, bankruptcy summaries, references and a glossary.
• offers the study of Dr. Carroll, a pioneer within the box and the earlier president of the Society for Developmental Biology.

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