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]

developmental biology,

n the study of life processes occurring during growth and maturation.
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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 .
Ibex Solutions is an innovative new biological development and manufacturing concept, coupling flexibility in facility-build-out with fully tailored business models and leveraging Lonza's expertise and service network in Visp (CH).
We were really surprised to see that our cartilage, grown by mimicking some aspects of biological development, was as strong as normal human cartilage," Vunjak-Novakovic said.
The product portfolio is primarily focused on Inflammation and Genetic diseases, with two late stage biological development projects within Haemophilia.
Chapters also look at the historical development of regional cooperation in the Black Sea, the geological and biological development of the Black Sea over the past 50 million years, and the relevant regional legal framework.
The product portfolio is primarily focused on inflammation and genetic diseases, with three late stage biological development projects within haemophilia and neonatology.
The law, HB 1572, aims to "provide equality and rights to all human beings at every stage of biological development.
The technology will be assessed against traditional refolding methods used in biological development refolding processes.
If passed, the amendment would have defined a person as "any human being from the beginning of the biological development of that human being to natural death.
The result was due to a combination of high salmon prices, good operational efficiency and continued satisfactory biological development in the biomass, the company said.
Evidence shows that girls usually find it easier than boys, but it must be recognised that this is a biological development.
Weijun Li, Senior Research Scientist in Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Global Biological Development in Berkeley, California

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