developmental biology

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em·bry·ol·o·gy

(em'brē-ol'ŏ-jē),
Science of the origin and development of the organism from fertilization of the oocyte to the end of the eighth week. Usually used to include all stages of prenatal life.
[embryo- + G. logos, study]

developmental biology,

n the study of life processes occurring during growth and maturation.
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It seeks the creation of the Philippine Native Animal Development Center, which shall be under the supervision and control of the Department of Agriculture (DA).
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elegans as an organism that was ideal for experiments, enabling scientists to link genetic analysis to animal development, following the process under the microscope.
In other words, the nervous system evolved more than once, a finding published Wednesday by the journal Nature that challenges long-standing theories about animal development.
The authors are sincerely grateful and thankful to the colleagues in Department of Biophysics and Research Center for Animal Development Applied Biology at Islamic Azad University of Mashhad (Mashhad, Iran) for their help and kind support.
The topics include apoptotic and nonapaptotic caspase functions in animal development, the mitochondrial regulation of cell death, the endolysosomal system in cell death and survival, the role of the apoptotic machinery in tumor suppression, the role of apoptosis-induced proliferation for regeneration and cancer, mammalian programmed necrosis in inflammatory diseases, and autophagy and neuronal cell death in neurological disorders.
You can sort of glean the logic of animal development in this difference," says Ren.
Students were expected, within their team projects to incorporate scientific proposal writing, experimental design, animal development, appropriate animal handling under federal guidelines, and collaborative research and data analysis.
The Ministry of Agriculture pointed out in its annual report for the fiscal year that the Fund financed 65 projects worth SR 399,900,000 in the field of agricultural and animal development in the same year.
The control of cell movement is a fundamental aspect of animal development, and defects in cell movements can have devastating results ranging from tumor metastasis to vascular disease.
A company director planning expansion, a student fretting over an essay, in fact anyone creating something complex should consider the principles that guide animal development," he says.
Set against the overwhelming scientific proof of human and animal development as outlined by Charles Darwin 150 years ago, and added to by modern techniques like DNA, carbon dating and the like, creationism is nothing short of mumbo jumbo.