developmental biology

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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]
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That revolution may include biological development, genetic alterations, robot domination, and further exploration of the human brain." With those words, African affairs researcher and C3 trainer with German development agency GIZ Rasha Hegazy started explaining to Business Today Egypt the C4 Skills, which are part of 21st Century Skills.
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The new data confirms the potential for using MADzymes in human therapeutic and diagnostic applications, as well as biological development and manufacturing in a wide array of cell lines.
It is hoped that the development will lead to improved understanding of biological development, cancer, and diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's, which affect the human brain.
We conclude, therefore, that by objective and scientific criteria the individual human being is a person throughout his [or her] entire biological development from conception, which is synonymous with fertilization, to natural death ...
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The product portfolio is primarily focused on Inflammation and Genetic diseases, with two late stage biological development projects within Haemophilia.

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