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Regulation of Development: Differentiation and Morphogenesis

Handbook of Physiology, Cell Physiology

  1. Hynda K. Kleinman1,
  2. Merton Bernfield2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp140122

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Kleinman, H. K. and Bernfield, M. 2011. Regulation of Development: Differentiation and Morphogenesis. Comprehensive Physiology. 843–857.

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Institute of Dental Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

  2. 2

    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    The Cellular Processes of Determination and Differentiation
    • 1.1
      Cell Determination
    • 1.2
      Cell Differentiation
    • 1.3
      Genes Regulate Determination and Differentiation
  • 2
    The Process of Morphogenesis
    • 2.1
      Cell Adhesion
    • 2.2
      Change in Cell Shape
    • 2.3
      Localized Cell Proliferation
    • 2.4
      Localized Cell Death
  • 3
    Strategies of Development
    • 3.1
      Cell Lineage
    • 3.2
      Cell Interactions
    • 3.3
      Tissue Interactions
  • 4
    Effect of the Cellular Microenvironment on Morphogenetic Behavior
    • 4.1
      Extracellular Matrix Components
    • 4.2
      Matrix-Associated Effectors of Cell Behavior
    • 4.3
      Biological Activities of Extracellular Matrix Components
    • 4.4
      Peptide Growth Factors
  • 5
    Reparative Responses to Injury Analogous to Developmental Processes