Chapter 6. Morphogenesis of the Vertebrate Limb

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. John Rivers
  1. L. Wolpert,
  2. J. Lewis and
  3. D. Summerbell

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

How to Cite

Wolpert, L., Lewis, J. and Summerbell, D. (1975) Morphogenesis of the Vertebrate Limb, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning (eds R. Porter and J. Rivers), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch6

Author Information

  1. Department of Biology as Applied to Medicine, The Middlesex Hospital Medical School, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1975

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940328

Online ISBN: 9780470720110

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Keywords:

  • vertebrate limb;
  • morphogenesis;
  • skeletal rudiment;
  • mechanism;
  • epimorphic regulation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Progress Zone Model

  • The Anteroposterior Axis and the Polarizing Region

  • The Growth and form of the Limb

  • Regeneration

  • Pattern and Interpretation

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References