From DNA to Diversity: Molecular Genetics and the Evolution of Animal Design

By Carroll, Sean, Grenier, Jennifer and Weatherbee, Scott

SKU# 18527

$ 25.00

Pp. ix, 258; numerous color and black-and-white illustrations.  Color pictorial stiff wrappers, sm 4to.  Animals diverge from common ancestry through changes in their DNA, but what are the genes that control morphology.  In this landmark work, the author team presents the general principles of the genetic basis of morphological changes through a synthesis of evolutionary biology with genetics and embryology (from the rear wrapper blurb).  Book review from Nature of the first edition laid in at the front.  No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher Blackwell Publishing
Publisher Place Malden, MA
Date Published 2005
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Second edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (new) copy.
ISBN 1-4051-1950-0
Limited Edition