Bones and Cartilage presents the main in-depth evaluate and synthesis assembled at the subject, throughout all vertebrates. It examines the functionality, improvement and evolution of bone and cartilage as tissues, organs and skeletal platforms. It describes how bone and cartilage strengthen in embryos and are maintained in adults, how bone is repaired once we holiday a leg, or regenerates whilst a newt grows a brand new limb, or a lizard a brand new tail.
The moment version of Bones and Cartilage contains the latest wisdom of molecular, mobile, developmental and evolutionary procedures, that are built-in to stipulate a unified self-discipline of developmental and evolutionary skeletal biology. also, assurance contains how the molecular and mobile facets of bones and cartilage vary in numerous skeletal structures and throughout species, in addition to the most recent experiences and hypotheses of relationships among skeletal cells and the newest info on coupling among osteocytes and osteoclasts All chapters were revised and up to date to incorporate the newest study.
- Offers whole insurance of each element of bone and cartilage, with up to date references and wide illustrations
- Integrates improvement and evolution of the skeleton, to boot a synthesis of differentiation, progress and patterning
- Treats all degrees from molecular to medical, embryos to evolution, and covers all vertebrates in addition to invertebrate cartilages
- Includes new chapters on evolutionary skeletal biology that spotlight general edition and variability, and version outdoor the norm (neomorphs, atavisms)
- Updates hypotheses at the origination of cartilage utilizing new phylogenetic, mobile and genetic data
- Covers stem cells in embryos and adults, together with mesenchymal stem cells and their use in genetic engineering of cartilage, and the idea that of the stem mobilephone niche
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