Mechanisms in plant development (Book, 2008) []
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Mechanisms in plant development

Mechanisms in plant development

Author: Ottoline Leyser; Stephen Day
Publisher: Oxford Blackwell 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [5. Nachdr.View all editions and formats

Intended for undergraduate and graduate courses in plant development, this book explains how the cells of a plant acquire and maintain their specific fates.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ottoline Leyser; Stephen Day
ISBN: 9780865427426 0865427429
OCLC Number: 554271628
Description: XIII, 241 Seiten Illustrationen, Diagramme 25 cm
Contents: Preface. Introduction. Sources. 1. An Introduction to Flowering Plants.2. Characteristics of Plant Development.3. Cell Intrinsic Information.4. Development Mechanisms.5. Primary Axis Development.6. Axis Development in the Leaf and Flower.7. Position Relative to a Particular Cell, Tissue or Organ.8. Light.9. Environmental Information other than Light.10. The Coordination of Development.11. A Comparison of Plant and Animal Development. Index.
Responsibility: Ottoline Leyser and Stephen Day


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'In this new book, Leyser and Day provide a comprehensive overview of plant developmental biology that presents a diversity of developmental strategies whilst carefully distilling the basic Read more...

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