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Author Jones, Sherri M., author.

Title Genetics, embryology, and development of auditory and vestibular systems / Sherri M. Jones, Timothy A. Jones
Published San Diego : Plural Publishing, [2011]


Description 1 online resource
Series Audiology
Contents Nature of cells and tissues -- Concepts in genetics -- Concepts in embryology -- Outer and middle ear development -- Inner ear development -- Functional development
Summary This textbook is a foundational, explanatory review of difficult concepts in genetics and embryology as they apply to the ear and sensory organs serving hearing and balance. It provides a unique resource that brings molecular, cellular and systems level mechanisms together to bear on understanding the ontogeny of hearing and vestibular senses. Numerous illustrations are used to help convey current ideas. An extensive collection of tables summarize genes and gene products associated with membrane channels, molecular signaling cascades, transcription factors and more. The reader is lead from int
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Ear -- Growth
Auditory pathways -- Growth
Developmental genetics.
Ear -- growth & development
Auditory Pathways -- growth & development
Ear -- embryology
Genetic Phenomena
Vestibule, Labyrinth -- growth & development
MEDICAL -- Physiology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Human Anatomy & Physiology.
Developmental genetics
Ear -- Growth
Form Electronic book
Author Jones, Timothy A. (Timothy Arthur), 1948- author.
LC no. 2010054527
ISBN 9781597562010