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Author Symposium on Biological Asymmetry and Handedness (1991 : Ciba Foundation)

Title Biological asymmetry and handedness
Published Chichester, England ; New York : Wiley, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 327 pages) : illustrations
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 162
Ciba Foundation symposium ; 162
Contents Origins of the handedness of biological molecules / Stephen F. Mason -- Macromolecular asymmetry / J.W. Galloway -- Asymmetry in protein structures / Cyrus Chothia -- Bacterial motility : handedness and symmetry / Howard C. Berg -- Intracellular handedness in ciliates / Joseph Frankel -- Two types of bilateral symmetry in the metazoa : chordate and bilaterian / R.P.S. Jefferies -- Asymmetries during molluscan embryogenesis / Jo A.M. van den Biggelaar -- Handed asymmetry, handedness reversal and mechanisms of cell fate determination in nematode embryos / William B. Wood, Douglas Kershaw -- Development of the left-right axis in amphibians / H. Joseph Yost -- Development of handed body asymmetry in mammals / Nigel A. Brown, Afshan McCarthy, Lewis Wolpert -- Establishment of left-right asymmetry in vertebrates : genetically distinct steps are involved / Martina Brueckner, James McGrath, Peter D'Eustachio, Arthur L. Horwich -- Asymmetries of cerebral neuroanatomy / Albert M. Galaburda -- The asymmetrical genetic determination of laterality : flatfish, frogs and human handedness / Michael J. Morgan -- The inheritance of left-handedness / I.C. McManus -- Disturbance of morphological laterality in humans / John Burn -- Laterality and motor control / Michael Peters
Analysis Humans Laterality
Humans Laterality
Notes "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Editors, Gregory R. Bock and Joan Marsh
Proceedings of the Symposium on Biological Asymmetry and Handedness, held at the Ciba Foundation, London, 20-22 Feb. 1991
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Embryology -- Congresses.
Laterality -- Congresses.
Left- and right-handedness -- Congresses.
Morphology (Animals) -- Congresses.
Stereochemistry -- Congresses.
Functional Laterality.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Bock, Gregory.
Marsh, Joan.
Ciba Foundation.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN 0470514167
0470514175 (electronic bk.)
9780470514177 (electronic bk.)